• July 26-27th, 2013 Treeleaf Weekly Zazenkai

    Hello All,

    Please 'sit-a-long' with our weekly FRIDAY/SATURDAY 'LIVE FROM TREELEAF' 90 minute ZAZENKAI, netcast LIVE from 9am Japan time Saturday morning (that is New York 8pm, Los Angeles 5pm (Friday night), London 1am and Paris 2am (early Saturday morning)

    ... and to be visible at the following link during those times and sit-a-long-able any time thereafter ...

    LIVE ZAZENKAI NETCAST at GOOGLE+ IS HERE:
    CLICK ON THE TAB ON LOWER RIGHT FOR 'FULL SCREEN


    http://youtu.be/cQtz-_iZUl0

    FOR THOSE NOT ALREADY MEMBERS OF THE CIRCLE WHO WISH TO JOIN TO SIT LIVE WITH A CAMERA, INSTRUCTIONS ARE POSTED AT THIS LINK. WE ARE NOW LIMITED TO 10 INDIVIDUALS WITH CAMERAS, BUT ANY NUMBER CAN WATCH LIVE 'ONE WAY' AND SIT-A-LONG VIA THE ABOVE SCREEN. IF JOINING WITH CAMERA, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR MICROPHONE IS MUTED:

    00:00 – 00:15 CEREMONY (HEART SUTRA in English) and Dedication
    00:15 – 00:45 ZAZEN
    00:45 – 00:55 KINHIN
    00:55 – 01:25 ZAZEN
    01:25 – 01:30 FOUR VOWS & VERSE OF ATONEMENT


    As you can see, our Zazenkai consists of chanting the 'Heart Sutra' in English (the words are at the link below), some full floor prostrations in sets of three (please follow along with me ... or a simple Gassho can be substituted if you wish), followed by our Dedication, Zazen twice for about 30 minutes each, with 10 minutes of Kinhin in between, and we end the sitting with 'The Verse of Atonement' and 'The Four Vows'.

    Please download and print out the Chants we will recite at the following link (PDF):


    Chant Book (PDF)

    or

    Chant Book (SHORT VERSION HTML)

    So, please join us as soon as you can, and we will keep a Zafu open for you.

    Remember, when we drop all thought of 'here' 'there' 'now' 'then' ... we are sitting all together!


    Gassho, Jundo
    This article was originally published in forum thread: July 26-27th, 2013 Treeleaf Weekly Zazenkai started by Jundo View original post
    Comments 35 Comments
    1. Ishin's Avatar
      Ishin -
      Will be sitting, thanks
      Gassho C
    1. Shingen's Avatar
      Shingen -
      I will be there.

      Gassho
      Shingen
    1. Koshin's Avatar
      Koshin -
      This time I will sit this one on sunday... have fun sitting

      Gassho


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    1. Nengyo's Avatar
      Nengyo -
      I will have to sit tomorrow. I will be on the road to Atlanta this evening.
    1. Dosho's Avatar
      Dosho -
      I'll be here.

      Gassho,
      Dosho
    1. Kyonin's Avatar
      Kyonin -
      I'll be there

      Gassho,

      Kyonin
    1. YuimaSLC's Avatar
      YuimaSLC -
      I'll be there

      Gassho,

      Richard
    1. Myozan Kodo's Avatar
      Myozan Kodo -
      Hi all,
      Hope to make it, but depends on kids. My second boy has the chickenpox now! So, he's miserable and needs loads of attention. Hopefully won't get any complications like Arthur did. Will sit live or live tomorrow.
      Gassho
      Myozan
    1. Shingen's Avatar
      Shingen -
      Thank you everyone, was a great sit. Have a great weekend and Jundo, have a wonderful and safe trip to Korea.

      Gassho
      Shingen
    1. YuimaSLC's Avatar
      YuimaSLC -
      Hello All.

      Thank you for zazenkai. I was there, but not on screen....as I hadn't quite figured out how to get the camera on before things got rolling.

      Gassho

      Richard
    1. Myozan Kodo's Avatar
      Myozan Kodo -
      Thank you all. Have a great trip to Korea, Jundo.
      Gassho
      Myozan
    1. Kyonin's Avatar
      Kyonin -
      Thank you, everyone.

      Hope you all have a lovely weekend.

      Gassho,

      Kyonin
    1. Dosho's Avatar
      Dosho -
      Thanks everyone!

      Gassho,
      Dosho
    1. Taikyo's Avatar
      Taikyo -
      Thanks for your practice everyone Gassho. David
    1. Heisoku's Avatar
      Heisoku -
      Thank you Jundo and everyone sitting. Have a good holiday Jundo and metta to your family Myozan. Gassho.
    1. Myoku's Avatar
      Myoku -
      Thank you,
      _()_
      Myoku
    1. Genshin's Avatar
      Genshin -
      Thank you everyone that sat and will sit.

      Have a good holiday Jundo, and metta for your family Myozan.

      Gassho
      Matt
    1. Hans's Avatar
      Hans -
      Hello everyone!

      Thank you for your practise and all the best to Jundo and his family for their Korean adventure!

      Gassho,

      Hans Chudo Mongen
    1. Genki's Avatar
      Genki -
      Thank you.

      __กก__
    1. Kokuu's Avatar
      Kokuu -
      Thank you for sitting.

      Gassho
      Andy
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