PZI Events Calendar
W E L C O M E to the PZI Events Calendar! Here you will find all upcoming events and registration links for PZI Zen Online retreats, sesshins, and weekly meditations & talks. Search by individual event, day, or month. Save to your Google Calendar or iCal Calendar. No experience required to participate. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
F E A T U R E D
Weekly Meditation & Talks: Sunday – Thursday, join us!
Summer Retreat w. John Tarrant & Friends: Entering the Blue Cliff Record – Registration Is Open
PZI Talk LIVE! w. Gaffney & Hitchcock: A Community Conversation on Tuesdays
The Way Things Are Is Mysterious: Sunday April 25 with Atwill, Beasley, & Cardin
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Peach Blossoms, Peach Blossoms: with Jon Joseph
April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree – $10
Lingyun was wandering in the mountains and became lost in his walking. He rounded a bend and saw peach blossoms on the other side of the valley. This sight awakened him and he wrote this poem:
For thirty years I searched for a master swordsman.
How many times did the leaves fall
and the branches break into bud?
But from the moment I saw the peach blossoms,
I’ve had no doubts.
—Entangling Vines, Case 8
We are deep into Spring Sesshin, together enjoying the wonderous luster of peach blossoms in this time of change: winter to spring, pandemic to vaccine, recession to recovery, political extremism to moderation. The peach blossoms are here for us.
We will be telling Sesshin stories on Monday!
Join us for a koan, meditation, dharma talk, & conversation. All are welcome. Register to participate.
— Jon Joseph