Double Sit Sundays
Special Events - Rohatsu 2018
Monday Zazen-Sitting Meditation 6:20 am
Tuesday Zazen-Sitting Meditation 6:20 am
Wednesday Zazen-Sitting Meditation 6:20 am
Thursday Zazen-Sitting Meditation 6:20 am
Friday Zazen-Sitting Meditation 6:20am
Sunday Zazen-Sitting Meditation 9:00am
To avoid disturbing meditation, please arrive at least 10 minutes before the start of zazen. There is a short service after each period of zazen. All are welcome to attend zazen and there is no charge, though donations are gratefully accepted.
The first Sunday of each month is nikai zazen, a double sit:
Tuesday evening classes start with zazen (sitting meditation) at 6:30 pm group and group discussion at 7 pm.
For more information on weekly meditation, Double Sit Sundays and Buddhist classes Contact the Iowa City Zen Center.
Welcome to the Iowa City Zen Center for the 2018 Rohatsu Sesshin. Rohatsu commemorates the Buddha's attainment of enlightenment. You are welcome to join us for silent 40-minute Zazen meditation Please arrive ten minutes early for instruction in Zazen meditation
Here is the Rohatsu schedule:
Saturday, Dec. 1 Zazen at 8:10 am, and 9 am
Sunday, Dec. 2 Zazen at 8:10 am, and 9 am
Monday-Friday, Dec. 3-7 Zazen at 5:30 am, 6:20 am, and 5:30 pm
Saturday, Dec. 8 Zazen at 8:10 am, 9 am
Rohatsu Celebration at 10 am Saturday Social hour with refreshments Everyone is welcome!
The Iowa City Zen Center Board meets every month on the second Wednesday of the month from 6-7 pm. All members of the sangha are welcome to attend.