Events & Sesshins

Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sangha meeting for all Mountain Cloud members and friends. Learn about what’s happening at Mountain Cloud. Provide your input. Optional zazen at 9:30, meeting from 10am-noon.  All are invited, please join us.
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm
Experience the tangible results of working with your hands. Put some of yourself into our land. Enjoy a community of action. Join us for a work retreat at Mountain Cloud from June 4 – 10. Come[...]
Jun 19 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm
Our 6-day Summer Solstice sesshin is from June 19-25.  Join us for this period of deep practice; sink into the boundless reality of the Dharma, finding the ease and joy in being human that Dogen speaks of as[...]
Jun 25 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us for a return visit of Stephen Batchelor to Mountain Cloud. Come early to get a seat and hear this inspiring dharma teacher. 4:30pm Sunday June 25 STEPHEN BATCHELOR is a contemporary Buddhist teacher and[...]
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Science of Enlightenment: How Meditation Works Join us for an illuminating day of meditation, lecture and discussion about the Science of Enlightenment with American mindfulness teacher and neuroscience research consultant Shinzen Young. Shinzen’s systematic approach to[...]
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm
Sit and work. Join us for a work retreat at Mountain Cloud from August 20-27.  Details to come.
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us for an all-day sit. The day includes a talk by and interviews with Henry Shukman. We will sit in the zendo and do some walking outside on our beautiful land. Lunch is included,[...]
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm
Our 5-day Autumn 2017 sesshin is from Tuesday September 19- Sunday September 24. This early Autumn event is an incomparable opportunity to deepen our practice, and to sink into the boundless reality of the Dharma. Join us for this[...]
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sangha meeting for all Mountain Cloud members and friends. Learn about what’s happening at Mountain Cloud. Provide your input. Optional zazen at 9:30, meeting from 10am-noon.  All are invited, please join us.
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm
This short sesshin begins on Friday evening and ends Sunday morning. It is designed to support those new to Zazen retreats. It is also for experienced practitioners to participate in a weekend of extended sitting.[...]
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us for an all-day sit. The day includes a talk by and interviews with Henry Shukman. We will sit in the zendo and do some walking outside on our beautiful land. Lunch is included,[...]
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Details to come. Stay tuned.   Image: Collage of Dogen and Stillness Speaks image of Kaz Tanahashi’s Enso, attribution to come.
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm
Join us for our 2017 Rohatsu Sesshin. Details to come. Image: by Xenja Santarelli, CC by 2.0, from Flickr.com

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