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January Zen retreat, led by Bon Shim SSN

January 3, 8:00 pm - January 6, 4:00 pm

Yong Maeng Jong Jin: to leap like a tiger while you are sitting

The retreats are silent, in our Mountain Zen Center located in the middle of nature, in the incredible Alta Garrotxa Natural Park, in the Pyrenees: the ideal place for a retreat. The participants follow an intensive program of sitting and walking mediation, chanting, bowing and formal meals, trying to keep alive the practice of attention at all times.

In this retreat there will be Dharma talk and kong-an interviews with the teacher.

About the teacher:

Bon Shim Soen Sa Nim (Zen Master Aleksandra Porter) received Inka in 1992 from Zen Master Seung Sahn and Dharma transmission in 2006. She is the Guiding Teacher of Kwan Um School of Zen centers and groups in Poland, the Czech Republic, and Spain and regularly leads Kyol Ches (3 months retreat) in Poland as well as teaching extensively throughout Eastern and Western Europe, Korea and the United States. She was a student of Zen Master Seung Sahn from the time of his first visit to Poland in 1978 and lives at the Warsaw Zen Center, Wu Bong Sa. She received a transmission from Zen Master Wu Bong on 24 September 2006 in a ceremony at the Warsaw Zen Center.

Price: 170€ / 140€ (KUSZ member) / 115€ (collaborator Bori Zen Center member)

Download practical information, please read it carefully as it forms the basis of your participation in the retreat:

-Practical information (what to bring, program, retreat rules)


(The deadline for registration is 3 days before retreat)


January 3, 8:00 pm
January 6, 4:00 pm
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Bori Zen Center
+34 655 033 018


Retreat Center
Bori Sa (Puli)
Sales de Llierca, Girona 17853 Spain
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+ 34 655 033 018