Thursday, June 13, through Noon on Saturday, June 15, 2013
led by Abbot Myogen Steve Stücky
Traditional Soto Zen meditation retreat includes oryoki meals, daily Dharma talks, sitting and walking meditation, and private interviews with senior teachers. Instruction in the use of oryoki eating bowls will be offered the evening before sesshin begins. Wednesday, June 12: Evening Orientation for Sesshin
- Oryoki instruction at 5:00 pm
- Dinner at 6:30 pm
- Orientation for all participants 7:30 pm
$180; $162 current members; $144 limited income. The fee includes meals during the sitting.
Overnight accommodations: $25 per night shared room; $50 per night private room, if available
Deadline for applying: Noon on Monday, June 10
To Register for the Three-Day Sitting:
Use the Register Online button above. Or call our toll free number 888.743.9362 or local number 415.475.9362. If this is your first sesshin at City Center, please contact the ino (head of meditation hall) at 415.354.0391 or by email prior to registering
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Myogen Steve Stücky (Central Abbot)
Myogen Steve Stücky has been practicing Zen since 1971 with various teachers including Richard Baker, Dainin Katagiri, Robert Aitken, and Tenshin Anderson. He received Dharma Transmission from Sojun Mel Weitsman in 1993. He became co-Abbot of the San Francisco Zen Center in February 2007 and in 2010 became Central Abbot as a part of restructuring the abbacy.