Mountain Cloud

Mountain cloud zen center

Mountain Cloud Zen Center is a meditation center offering daily sitting, weekly teaching events, and meditation retreats. Our events are online and some of our daily sittings are in person in our zendo. All daily and weekly sits and events are free, no membership or registration required to attend.

Learn to Meditate

Getting Started

We provide instruction and support for new meditators. Join our online Introduction to Meditation Class every Tuesday afternoon at 5pm MT or start with some introductory videos and talks about mindfulness and zen meditation.

Zen Teachers at Mountain Cloud

Henry Shukman

Henry Shukman is Mountain Cloud’s Guiding Teacher. Henry is dedicated to what he sees as core Zen training— clarifying our “original nature,” following the eight-fold path, and living in love, freedom and deep responsiveness.

Zen Teachers at Mountain Cloud

Valerie Forstman

Valerie Forstman is an Associate Zen Master of the Sanbo Zen lineage. She joins Mountain Cloud with a shared vision of the core Zen path, a way of coming home to who we truly are.

Stay at Mountain Cloud

Personal Retreats

Mountain Cloud is open for personal retreats for self-directed individuals with an existing meditation practice. Mountain Cloud offers a lovely setting for private retreats. Visitors/renters must be fully vaccinated for covid-19 and the minimum stay is one month.

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Contact

Reach out to us.

Get in touch if you have further questions.

Tel: (505) 303-0036 (messages only)
Email: Click here to email us

Mountain Cloud Zen Center
7241 Old Santa Fe Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87505

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