Retreats

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

Upcoming retreats:

May 21 – 23, 2021, Montreal Zen Center Online Retreat.
MZC online retreat will take place from Friday, May 21 to Sunday May 23, 2021 and will include online Dharma Talks/ Q & A with Jeff. For more information, please contact: Anne.


June 10 – 15, 2021, East Coast USA Online Retreat. (NEW)
This online retreat begins at 6am (New York time) on June 10th 2021 and ends at 11:10pm (New York time) on the evening of June 15th 2021. It will include online Dharma Talks/Q&A with Jeff. For more information, please contact: Milan.


September 1 – 5, 2021, Weyarn, Germany.
This retreat will be held in the countryside south of Munich. If Jeff cannot attend in person, he will join online.

  • Venue: Domicilium, Weyarn, Germany.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: Wed. September 1 18:00 – Sun. September 5 14:00.
  • Cost: €80 for the Domicilium + Dana for the teacher. Accommodation/meals €272 – €288.
  • Registration is open: Domicilium.
  • Co-ordinator: For questions, please contact: zen in münchen.

September 15 – 19, 2021, Steyl, the Netherlands. (NEW)
This retreat will be held in Steyl. All are welcome. Further details will be published soon.

  • Venue: Centrum Sint Michaël, Steyl, the Netherlands.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: September 15 (15:00) – 19 (14:00), 2021.
  • Retreat Cost: TBC. (Vegetarian meals and bed-linen are included but please bring your own towel).
  • Registration: Registration not yet open.
  • Co-ordinator: To register, please contact Yvon.

September 24 – 26, 2021, BWS UK Online Retreat.
This retreat will take place from Friday September 24th (19:30 GMT) to Sunday September 26th (18:00 GMT) and will include online Dharma Talks/brief Q&A with Jeff. For more information, please contact: Maya.


January 5 – 12, 2022 Malvern, PA, United States. (NEW)
This retreat will be held at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Spirituality Center (IHMSC). Previous COVID-19 vaccination will be required for all participants.

  • Venue: Immaculate Heart of Mary Spirituality Center (IHMSC), Malvern, PA, USA.
  • Retreat Start/End Time: Wed. January 5 10:00 – Wed. January 12 12:00.
  • Cost: TBD.
  • Registration will open August 15, 2021.
  • Co-ordinator: To register and for questions, please contact: Bruce.

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 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.
April 10 – 16, 2023, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
August 29 – September 3, 2023, Domicilium, near Munich, Germany.
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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