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This newsletter mailing list receives the announcements and applications for Tahoma's Osesshin  and Kosesshin with Harada Roshi and Daichi Zenni.  May, September, and February are the current retreat months. Daichi Zenni will be here intermittently between those months to offer short (approx 5 day) sesshin. Please read Monastery Messages for announcements. 

Applications are accepted for a limited time prior to each retreat month, following the announcement for that training period, which will be annouced ahead of time in December, March, and July. Applications for Daichi Zenni's sesshins in between month long trainings in May Sept and Feb can be seen in Monastery Messages or write tahoma@whidbey.com or call monastery at 360) 331-4142

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SESSHIN INFO can also be found on Tahoma's local blog


Sesshin Schedule: 

Kosesshin Schedule with Daichi Zenni

3:20 A.M. On Cushion
4:00 Choka (morning chanting)
4:40 Zazen
5:00 Zazen, Sanzen
7:00 Breakfast

8:00 Temple Cleaning
8:30 Samu (work)
9:50 On Cushion Zazen 

 12:30 Lunch

 4:00 Freestyle supper

4:50 On Cushion
5:00 Zazen
6:30 zazen, sanzen
8:30 Sarei (tea)
9:00 Kachin
9:30 Yaza 

Osesshin Schedule


 3:20: Wake Up Bell

4:20 On Cushion

4:30 Sutras/Baito

5:00 Zazen/Sanzen

6:55 Breakfast 

8:00 Samu


9:2On Cushion

9:30 Zazen

11:55 Lunch


12:35 On Cushion

1:00 Teisho

3:00 Exercise

3:55 Supper


5:50 On Cushion

6:00 Golden Hour

7:00 Zazen/Sanzen

9:00 Sarei/Sutras

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