Online Three-Day Retreat, Friday, June 24 – Sunday, June 26

with Eric Nord, JDPSN

Daily 7 am – 4:30 pm

Beginning on Friday June 24, we’ll gather our online and in-person communities for a three day immersion in group practice, a Dharma talk, and personal Dharma dialogues with Eric Nord, JDPSN. Please join us to deepen our practice for the sake of all beings.

This retreat will be conducted online using Zoom, with a concurrent opportunity to practice together in person in the Blue Heron dharma room. Please register by Tuesday, June 21. You may register for the entire retreat or any combination of days that fits your schedule.

To Join Online: Our group practice Zoom link can be found here in the Online Practice page.
You can login up to 10 minutes before our daily 7am start time.

To Join In Person: come to Blue Heron by 6:50am on each day. Attendees should be vaccinated and wear a high-quality, well-fitting mask. Those meeting in person will observe the online practice from the dharma room, and will meet the teacher online for kong-an dialogues. Please bring a phone, tablet, or laptop to serve as a backup device if needed. No food will be served; bring a lunch for the lunch break.

Please register using the form on this page by Tuesday, June 21.

Retreat Fees :
Members: $25 plus dana* per day.
Non-Members: $35 plus dana* per day.
*Dana is a voluntary donation of gratitude to our Teacher.

Retreat Schedule

Daily:
7: 00 am
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11:00 am

12:30 pm
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4:20
4:30
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Last Day:
7: 00 am
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11:00 am

12:30 pm
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3:40 pm
3:50
4:30

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Four Great Vows
Orientation and Temple Rules (First day only)
Evening Bell Chant
Sitting and Walking Meditation/Interviews
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Lunch Break

Sitting and Walking Meditation/Interviews

Two Chants & Four Great Vows
End of group formal practice (Keep practicing on your own!)

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Four Great Vows
Evening Bell Chant
Sitting and Walking Meditation/Interviews
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Lunch Break

Sitting and Walking Meditation/Interviews

Two Chants & Four Great Vows
Circle Talk
Retreat Ends

Retreat Registration:

In order to reserve your space:
1) Complete and submit the registration form, and
2) Submit your payment by clicking on the Payment button.

Step 1: Register

Step 2: Submit Your Payment

Submit your retreat payment (fee plus dana)  through PayPal by clicking on the Deposit button below. If you don’t have a PayPal account, you can use your credit card:

(Note: the PayPal processing fee of 2.2% + $0.30 of the dana amount will be deducted from the amount given the teachers)
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