Foundations in Contemplative Care, our transformative nine-month training program, is currently accepting applications for 2019-2020.

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NYZCCC Guiding Teacher, Sensei Koshin Paley Ellison’s new book Wholehearted is now available for pre-order.

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Online Foundations in Contemplative Care Information Session

Monday, May 29th from 7:30pm-8:30pm, EST

Join us for a free online evening information session to learn more about NYZCCC’s comprehensive introductory training to caregiving from a Zen Buddhist perspective.

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Mizuko Kuyo Ceremony for the Loss of a Child

Sunday, June 9th from 1:30pm-3:30pm

A special ceremony for those who have experienced the loss of a child. Together we can acknowledge our loss as we celebrate the preciousness of our human life.

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Wholehearted Sesshin: Summer Silent Retreat

Friday, July 5th- Friday, July 12th, 2019

Summer Sesshin is an intensive eight-day meditation retreat held at the tranquil Garrison Institute on the banks of the Hudson River.

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Zazenkai: A Full Day Retreat

Saturday, July 20th, 2019 from 9:00am – 5:00pm

Zazenkai literally means “to come together for meditation”. This day-long retreat is an opportunity to deepen our practice within a supportive community, hear a Dharma talk, and engage one-on-one with a Guiding Teacher.

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