DAY OF ZEN

02nov7:15 am1:00 pmDAY OF ZENwith Michael Mugaku Zimmerman Roshi

Event Details

November 2, 2024
Two Arrows Zen, 21 G Street
Salt Lake City, Utah

The Day of Zen with Michael Mugaku Zimmerman allows newer practitioners to experience a half-day of intensive meditation in a supportive atmosphere. For people familiar with sitting meditation (zazen), a Day of Zen will provide a space for deepening that practice. Participants will receive posture and breath instruction — the essence of Zen practice.

Prerequisites
Before registering for a Day of Zen, please attend at least three sits with Two Arrows Zen at our location at 21 G Street. You’ll find more information about the daily meditation schedule HERE.

Participants will

  • Engage in four hours of sitting and walking meditation.
  • Listen to a Dharma talk and receive meditation instruction.
  • Have the opportunity for an individual interview with the teacher (dokusan).
  • Enjoy a light breakfast and healthy snacks.

$25 – TAZ BC Members
$40 – other TAZ members
$50– General Admission
$20 – Under 30 or Full-time Student
Pre-registration is required. No walk-ins, please.


ORIENTATION AT 7:15 AM
If this is your first Day of Zen, please arrive by 7:15 am for an orientation session. We’ll review the basic Zendo protocols and sitting instructions from 7:15 – 7:45 am.

Coffee, tea, and light breakfast items will be available at 7:45. The first sit starts at 8:00 am.

7:15 – 7:45 am Orientation – Zendo Forms
7:45 – 8:00 am Coffee, Tea, Light Breakfast
8:00 am – 1:00 pm Program
   

You can sit in on a cushion or in a chair.

PARKING
Please use on-street parking for the Day of Zen. 

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Health Guidelines for this Event

Other Health Guidelines We recommend current COVID vaccination/boosters for everyone. COVID vaccination is not required. Mask-wearing is optional, per your own preference. If you have any symptoms of respiratory illness, including COVID, a cold, or influenza, please stay home.

Time

(Saturday) 7:15 am - 1:00 pm