Vienna Zen Center

Barry Briggs JDPSN teaches at a One-Day Retreat @ Vienna Zen Center on March 18, 2023: Registrations are welcome!

Teacher: Barry Briggs JDPSN

Start: 07:00

End: 16:00

Retreats allow us to deepen our practice and come back to our breath. We look through our habitual thought patterns and find the source of our deepest wisdom and goodness. 

This time we welcome Barry Briggs, JDPSN (Cochise Zen Center, Arizona) as the teacher of this short retreat at the Vienna zen Center: We are looking forward to your coming in person, but of course it will also be possible to participate via Zoom. Please register soon so that we can plan! 

Beginners are warmly welcome!

Barry Briggs JDPSN received inka in 2013 and taught extensively in Vienna, the Czech Republic, and other countries in Central Europe, as well as Spain and Russia. He now lives in the borderlands’ region of southern Arizona and serves as guiding teacher at Cochise Zen Center. ➾ See Barry’s Talk on the Three Jewels in Cambridge Zen Center.


Registration and information:ta.ne1713674891zmuna1713674891wk@of1713674891ni 1713674891 or via the contact form.

We kindly request registration at least 3 days before the retreat!

Fee: Guests/non-members: €50.-, members: €40.-; online participation: €30.-; Dharma teachers (in training): €25.-. Discounts by individual arrangement are possible.*



06:50 Eintritt Zoom Entry via Zoom
07:00 4 Große Gelöbnisse, 108 Niederwerfungen 4 Great Vows, 108 Bows
07:30 2 x 30 Minuten Meditation im Sitzen 2 x 30 minutes sitting meditation
08:40 Chanten: Heart Sutra (in English)

Große Dharani (> Textlink)

Chanting: Heart Sutra (in English)

Great Dharani (> link to the texts)

09:00 Frühstück + Arbeit (schweigend) Breakfast + work (in silence)
10:30 3 x 30 Minuten Meditation im Sitzen

Koan bzw. Beratungsgespräch

3 x 30 minutes sitting meditation


12:30 Mittagsessen (schweigend) Lunch  (in silence)
13:30 3 x 30 Minuten Meditation im Sitzen


3 x 30 minutes sitting meditation


15:25 Dharma-Rede oder Gruppengespräch Dharma talk/circle talk
16:00 4 Große Gelöbnisse


4 Great Vows



*Bank account:
Koreanische Zen Gemeinschaft
Raiffeisen Bank. IBAN: AT95 3200 0000 1179 4252; Swift: RLNWATWW
Purpose: “One-Day-Retreat, March, 18”.

➾ German version