Dharma Weekends

Zenki-golden-robes-4x6From September to May each year, Zenki Dillo Roshi comes to Boulder once a month to host Dharma Weekends, which will include a Saturday Dharma Talk, a Zen Essentials Group, Sunday morning Zazen and Dokusan, and a Dharma Circle study group for committed practitioners.

The next cycle of Dharma Weekends will happen one weekend a month from September 2016 – May 2017, during the following weekends:

  • September 10-11
  • October 8-9
  • November – No Dharma Weekend/ Seminar with Zenki November 4-6
  • December 10-11
  • January 7-8 (2017)
  • February 11-12 (Zenki Sensei will not be able to attend this weekend, but the schedule will proceed as usual)
  • March 11-12
  • April – No Dharma Weekend due to Sesshin
  • May 6-7


Monthly Dharma Weekend Schedule:

Dharma Talk
Saturdays, 9 am-12 pm
After one period of Zazen, Zenki Sensei will give the regularly scheduled Saturday Dharma Talk. There will be a break, followed by an optional question and answer session.

Zen Essentials
Practice and Discussion Group
(open to anyone)
Saturdays, 2-4 pm

(Suggested donation: $10-20 for non-members)

Extended Zazen and Dokusan
Sundays, 9 am-12:10 pm
There will be four periods of Zazen, interspersed with Kinhin, beginning at 9am. Dokusan will be open to anyone who would like to participate. Practitioners may join one or two Zazen periods, or for all four periods.
(Suggested donation: $10-20 for non-members)

Zazen periods:

Dharma Circle
Practice and Discussion Group

Sundays, 2-4 pm