FAQ 1. What are the cost for your retreats? Can I register online?
$60 per day ($50 for members), which includes accommodations and meals. You may visit the Registration Page to register online.
FAQ 2. I want to attend your retreat. What are the next available dates and how to register?
Please visit your local temple page to check the upcoming retreat dates. Online registration requires a non-refundable deposit of $50 through the Registration Page.
FAQ 3. What I need to bring to the retreat?
Bedding (sleeping bag or sheets and pillow)
Clothes for meditation, work and sleep
Overnight toiletry (towel, tooth brush etc)
FAQ 4. What type of food do you provide?
We prepare vegetarian meals which may include eggs, yogurt and cheese. If you have food allergy or intolerance, please inform the temple in advance.
FAQ 5. Can I read or write during the retreat?
No. We maintain noble silence and avoid anything that may distract from meditation.
FAQ 6. Can I sit on the chair if sitting on the cushion causes me too much discomfort and pain?
Yes, you can switch between cushion and chair as long as you don't disturb others. If sitting becomes unbearable, you can quietly stand up to do "tree Zen."