Retreats

New Retreat Practices & Guidelines: here (English) & here (Hungarian). Frequently asked questions can be found here.

Upcoming retreats:

March 10 – 14, 2021, Steyl, the Netherlands.
This retreat will be held in Steyl. All are welcome. Given the Covid-19 travel restrictions, Jeff may not be able to participate in person, in which case he will join us regularly by Zoom. We will adhere to the then advised measures to ensure everybody’s health; please also take responsibility for the health and wellbeing of yourself and others.

  • Venue: Centrum Sint Michaël, Steyl, the Netherlands.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: March 10 (15:00) – March 14 (14:00), 2021.
  • Retreat Cost: €333 full-time and €200 part-time. (Vegetarian meals and bed-linen are included but please bring your own towel. We plan for 25 participants, and have only single rooms available. Full-time participation is preferred).
  • Registration: Registration is now open until January 15 2021.
  • Co-ordinator: To register, please contact Yvon.

March 19 – 21, 2021, BWS UK Virtual Retreat
This retreat will take place from Friday March 19th (19:30 GMT) to Sunday March 21st (18:00 GMT) and will include online Dharma Talks/brief Q&A with Jeff. For more information, please contact: Maya.


May 14 – 16, 2021, Montreal Zen Center Virtual Retreat
MZC virtual retreat will take place from Friday, May 14 to Sunday May 16, 2021 and will include online Dharma Talks/ Q & A with Jeff. For more information, please contact: Anne.


To assist participants with retreat planning, some provisional dates for future retreats are listed below. However please note that this information is subject to change.

Provisional dates for 2021 retreats:
March 1 – 6, 2021, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
September 1 – 5, 2021, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
September 15 – 19, 2021, Steyl, NL.

Provisional dates for 2022 retreats:
Febuary 27 – March 3, 2022, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
March 11 – 17, 2022, Centrum St Michael, Steyl, NL.
August 29 – September 4, 2022, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
September 14 – 18, 2022, Centrum St Michael, Steyl, NL.

Provisional dates for 2023 retreats:
March 10 – 16, 2023, Centrum St Michael, Steyl, NL.
September 13 – 17, 2023, Centrum St Michael, Steyl, NL.


If you want to add an item to the list of upcoming retreats, please send us an announcement to this address. Please specify: venue, start and end dates/times, cost, and an email address for further information and registration.


USA retreat, 2020.

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