New Year’s Eve Celebration
December 31, 2021 @ 9:00 pm – January 1, 2022 @ 12:15 am
Join us for an annual celebration for the new year. It will be a traditional Soto Zen format, with meditation, bowing, bell ringing, formal tea, sutra fanning and poetry. We are asking attendees to plan on the whole event, and to either be vaccinated or have a recent negative test. It will be zoomed for those who would prefer to participate remotely. The formal program will run from approximately 9pm – midnight.
9:00 – 10:00: Zazen, kinhin, zazen
10:00 – 10:45: Explanation, personal bows and poetry, refreshments, sharing
10:45 – 11:45: Zazen, kinhin, zazen (with bell)
11:45 – Midnight: New Year’s Eve ceremony, serve sparkling cider (formal tea style), personal bows.
Meeting ID: 828 3274 1163