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August 9 @ 7:00 pm - August 11 @ 3:00 pm

$80

16922 Cabot Avenue
Fairbault, MN 55021 United States

Land Care Retreat: Spiritual Practice with the Natural World

A weekend combining Zen sitting and walking meditation with encounter with the natural world, through outdoor walking meditation and awareness practices, and with an opportunity to give back to the land.

Special guest Rev. Shohaku Okumura will give a talk Saturday evening. Okumura Roshi is Shodo’s Zen teacher, and an author and teacher respected around the world.

Schedule:

Friday evening

  • arrival – 6-7 pm; 5-6 pm if tenting.
  • 7-9 Orientation, introductions, zazen

Saturday

  • 6-7 zazen
  • 7-8 breakfast and temple cleaning
  • 8-10 walking meditation, outdoors, with guidance
  • 10-12 Dharma talk, discussion, zazen
  • 12-1 lunch
  • 1-4 mindful work
  • 4-5 break
  • 5-6 zazen
  • 6-7 supper
  • 7:30 Dharma talk by Rev. Okumura
  • 9:00 bedtime

Sunday

  • 6-7 zazen
  • 7-8 breakfast and temple cleaning
  • 8-10 walking meditation
  • 10-12 mindful work
  • 12-1 lunch
  • 1-3 zazen & walking meditation
  • closing circle

Registration before July 26 is $70, July 27-August 2 is $80; after August 3 by special arrangement only.

Meals and simple accommodations are included. Donations are accepted for teaching; all teachers and organizers are volunteers.

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Details

Start:
August 9 @ 7:00 pm
End:
August 11 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
$80
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Organizer

Shodo Spring
Email:
shodo.spring@gmail.com
Website:
507-384-8541

Venue

Mountains and Waters
16922 Cabot Avenue
Fairbault, MN 55021 United States
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Phone:
507-384-8541