Zen Fes at Kenchoji 10/25/2015

On Sunday October 25th, Kenchoji Temple will host a festival celebrating Zen and offering an afternoon and evening of inspiration and fun.  The event will start at 12 noon, and features yoga, zazen meditation, hiking, and the reading & writing of sutras.

スクリーンショット 2015-09-10 15.48.49From 3:30pm onwards, there will be various musical performances including jazz, shakuhachi flute & piano, and several acoustic live singers.  The musical section of the event will go on until 8pm.

This is a great chance to get a relaxing introduction into the world of zen, while also making new friends and enjoying local musical talents.  Tickets are available on the official website, with a day pass going for ¥3,780 including yoga class and mat, or ¥3240 without yoga.

Official Website (in Japanese, some English)

Event Hours:  12 noon to 7:50pm

Entrance Fee: ¥3,780 (with yoga and mat), ¥3,240 with no yoga

 Address: Yamanouchi 8 Map