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Mt. Equity Zendo relies on your generosity to make these retreats possible.  Please consider making a tax-deductible donation, as your means allow, for the event you wish to attend.


Cancellation Policy

As a courtesy, those with cold symptoms are asked to consider coming to a later event.  If you need to cancel less than three days before the start of an event, please consider making a donation of $20 to help offset the cost of preparation and food expenses.

Mt. Equity Zendo reserves the right to re-direct one whose requirements are more than the community can fulfill.

Special/Upcoming Events

*Please register at least one week in advance for retreats by contacting the registrar.  The exception to this is Tuesday and Thursday Zen Meditation.

Each Week

Tuesday and Thursday Evening Zen Mediation

7:00 – 9:00 p.m. (Plan to be seated 5 minutes before 7pm.)

20 min. zazen (sitting meditation), 7 min. kinhin (walking meditation), 25 min. zazen. Shared reading, discussion, closing with Four Vows.

Suggested donation: $8, $3 (students/fixed income)
(MEZ Friends FREE)

Fifth Tuesday/Thursday Special Events

Upcoming 2015 Events

2015 Sesshin Dates

For further information on attending Sesshin see Longer Retreats.

Special Ceremonies

Weddings, baby blessings, funerals, and memorial ceremonies are  also officiated at Mount Equity Zendo.

Wedding ceremony of Missy and Rich Reilly.

Mt. Equity Zendo offers Zen Meditation and the seamless practice of mindfulness.

For information on Mt. Equity's programs call 570-546-2784 or e-mail the registrar.
Mt. Equity Zendo is located at 479 Village Rd. Pennsdale, PA 17756-7873