Mini Sesshin 2023


Friday 28th April – Monday 1st May 2023

Sesshin (lit. to touch the heart-mind) is a meditation retreat with daily Teisho (talk on a Zen Koan) and Dokusan (private interview with a teacher). This year our Mini-Sesshin is person at our Northside Zendo and online and all are welcome to attend. Please contact for further information and to apply.

Information sheet 

Mini-Sesshin begins 4:00 p.m. Friday and concludes 11 a.m. Monday. Schedule can be viewed on the following this link: Mini-Sesshin Schedule 2023

Please fill in a registration form listed at the bottom of the retreat drop down menu.

Fees: $90 per day (or part thereof) includes all meals and other costs.
Half price concession for full time students and pensioners. See note below.
Those participating for only part of the Sesshin, please pay a proportion of the costs.[if wishing to calculate part-day divide day into 3 sessions i.e. first session = start of day – breakfast second session = after breakfast until lunch, third session = from lunch until close of day).
Note: All fees can be paid on the day or deposited into our bank account as below.
As per our policy, no one is excluded from attending our events based on the inability to pay.
Further concessions are available upon request.
Lunch: Non vegetarian, please advise of any allergies or food restrictions.
Registration: Please fill in the on-line registration form
Location: Unless otherwise stated North Brisbane Zendo. Full details will be given after your RSVP.
What to bring: Loose fitting clothing that is modest, neutral in colour  and that can be layered such as cardigans or shawls.  Chairs, meditation stools, meditation cushions and mats will be provided.
  If overnighting, please bring sleeping bag, mattress and toiletries.
Cancellations: The Sesshin can be cancelled at short notice. Please keep an eye on our website. If RSVP’d notice will be given and a full refund provided.

Banking details:    

Name of Account: Sun Mountain Zen
Account Number: 10166486
BSB: 064 163
Reference: Your name followed by Zenkai or Zen lectures