Upcoming events include Rinzai Zen meditation retreats, introductory workshops, Shugendo practice events,
social gatherings, open houses, ceremonies, and much more. We welcome you...see below for links to RSVP for each event.
To see locations where you can receive beginning meditation instruction, please go to our Groups page.
Our full Google calendar is here.
12/7-12/13/20: ROHATSU DAI-SESSHIN AT KORINJI
Intensive meditation retreat led by Meido Roshi at our monastery in Wisconsin. (Closed to guests due to Covid).
1/4-1/10/21: DAI-SESSHIN AT KORINJI
Intensive meditation retreat led by Meido Roshi at our monastery in Wisconsin. Partial attendance permitted. Info and application here.
10/15-10/17/21: KAKUDO MITSUNAGA DAI-AJARI VISIT TO KORINJI
Kakudo Mitsunaga Dai-Ajari, the most famous living Mt. Hiei "marathon monk" and his student Shokai Koshikidake Soke, headmaster of the Mt. Koshikidake tradition of Shugendo, will both be at Korinji to teach and conduct kanjo (empowerments) related to Shugendo practice.
Info and registration here.
2021 dates TBA: OTHER DAI-SESSHIN AT KORINJI
Dai-sesshin will be held in April, May, June, July, October, November, December, and 2022 January.
2021 dates TBA: WISCONSIN SHUGENDO MOUNTAIN TRAINING AND OTHER EVENTS
Dates coming soon.
2021 dates TBA: INTRO TO ZEN DAY
Several times a year the Korinji monastery residents (near Madison, Wisconsin) welcome guests from the local community to our home for a two-hour open house: our Intro to Zen Days. Instruction in Zen meditation is given, followed by tea/coffee and conversation. This is a perfect way to begin your Zen practice with us! There is no fee (a donation box benefiting our charitable foundation will be set out). 10am-12pm. Contact for details and to RSVP.
2021 dates TBA: GERMANY: SESSHIN IN LAUFEN
Annual short meditation retreat led by Meido Roshi in Laufen, Germany (Bavaria, close to Salzburg, Austria). Details and registration to be released soon. Contact for info.
2021 dates TBA: SWITZERLAND: DAI-SESSHIN AND SHUGENDO MOUNTAIN TRAINING
Intensive 7-day Zen meditation retreat led by Meido Roshi in Faido.
Three-day Shugendo training in natural areas near Faido, including hiking, waterfall training, and practice of various meditation methods in nature. Details and registration to be released soon. FOR FULL EVENT INFO and to receive updates, please contact Myoen Ciucci: firstname.lastname@example.org