Mindful Living Retreats:

Livelihood, Visioning, Leadership, Well-being

Reawaken and refresh the wisdom of your own body and mind to illuminate your work or lifestyle, as well as professional and personal relationships and goals. SFZC has sent many skilled and compassionate teachers into the “marketplace”—the wide world beyond our peaceful valley. They return, joined by widely-received experts from a variety of fields, to offer opportunities for clarity, inner understanding, and satisfaction.

Finding Equanimity in a Difficult Profession: A Retreat for Lawyers, TJ 5/11-5/15

Finding Equanimity in a Difficult Profession: A Retreat for Lawyers, TJ 5/11-5/15

with Zenki Mary Mocine

Sangha Week with Zesho Susan O'Connell

Sangha Week with Zesho Susan O'Connell

Healing Our Hungry Ghosts: Compassion Starts Here, TJ 5/23-5/26

with Ryotan Cynthia Kear and Ko-Shin Steven Tierney

A retreat for people in recovery.

May 23–26 (Monday-Thursday)

Big Mind, Kind Mind, Joyful Mind: Cultivating Bodhisattva Leadership, TJ 6/6-6/9

with Pamela Weiss

Writing Through the Dark: A Workshop on Words and Silences TJ, 6/9-6/12

with Pico Iyer and Furyu Nancy Schroeder

Know Yourself, Forget Yourself: The Mindful Leader, TJ 7/14-7/17

Know Yourself, Forget Yourself: The Mindful Leader, TJ 7/14-7/17

with Jackie McGrath and Marc Lesser

Turning the Light Inward: Sitting and Settling with Yoga and Zen, TJ 7/22 - 7/24

with Christy Brown and Sessei Meg Levie, M.A.

Embracing Change: Zen and the Art of Creating a Life You Want, TJ 8/5-8/7

with Keiryu Liên Shutt

Down to the BONE!, TJ 8/8-8/11

with Lani Simpson and Shinchi Linda Galijan

Unplug and Recharge: Living Mindfully in the Digital Age, TJ 8/12-8/14

with Krista De Castella and Myogan Djinn Gallagher

Dōgen’s Circle of the Way: Giving Expression and Movement to Meditation, TJ 8/14-8/19

with Edward Brown, Ruth Ozeki, and Kazuaki Tanahashi

Arriving at the Further Shore: Cherishing Our Journeys of Resilience and Transformation, TJ 9/8-9/11

with Jennifer Block, Dr. Grace Damman, and Zesho Susan O'Connell