Sangha weekend

The Vienna Zen Center is very happy to host the European Sangha Weekend in Vienna.

Date

5. April 2020 (Please rsvp at your earliest convenience – at the latest by February 29th 2020)

Transmission Ceremony

During the transmission ceremony the new Zen Master will do a short Dharma exchange, give a formal Dharma talk, receive a new name and becomes a successor in Zen Master Seung Sahn’s lineage.

Please join us at this rare opportunity to witness this ceremony!

Jo-Alma Potter JDPSN

Program

10:00Transmission Ceremony of Jo-Alma Potter JDPSN
~12:00Lunch
14:00Meeting of Members KUSZ/Eu
~17:00Dinner
18:00Sangha Party

Location

Albert-Schweitzer-Haus

Schwarzspanierstraße 13

1090 Wien

Find your way to the Event

Public transportation (from the airport)

  • Possibility 1: You can take the “S-Bahn” until “Praterstern” (~25 min), and then change to subway line “U2” till “Schottentor”. From there it’s an 8 min walk towards the Votiv church. S-Bahn ticket costs € 5,- for one way. Train times
  • Possibility 2: Or you can take the green line “CAT” at the airport. The “CAT” will bring you non-stop from the airport to Wien Mitte (~16 min), where you can take the metro U3 till „Volkstheater“ and change to U2 till „Schottentor“. From there it’s an 8 min walk towards the Votiv church. CAT tickets costs € 11,- Euro for one way (+ Ticket for Vienna ~ € 2,50) .
  • Possibility 3: Taxi from the airport costs € 36,- one way. It requires an online reservation. Since there multiple providers please search via Google.

Note: You can buy tickets for public transportation at a ticket machine or online (where you can find additional information about pricing, time tables, variations about validity etc.).

Reservation and costs

Recommended donation to cover parts of the costs: € 30,–

Please rsvp at your earliest convenience – at the latest by February 29th 2020 – by sending an email to including your name, Sangha and any kind of dietary restrictions.

Do you need accommodation?

Here are a few accommodation possibilities. Please book soon because the week before Easter might be crowded. Please understand that the Vienna Zen Center is already reserved for an European teachers meeting. If you need any assistance or help please let us know – we are happy to help you.