The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: The Mountain

  As we make our way up the road to the monastery, it’s easy to believe the lore that   this mountain was once a Native American healing ground. The Beaverkill River rushes past, cleansing and purifying. This… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Namu Dai Bosa

Namu Dai Bosa means GRATITUDE.  It is one of the favorite chants  in Dai Bosatsu Zendo.    Chanted often throughout the day, at morning service and also chanted at formal meal time. It is chanted over and over… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Hyakuten Inamoto Sensei’s Residence

It is an honor and highest consideration to have O-An cottage reserved for Sensei, Hyakuten Inamoto. My gratitude to the Head Monk, Jodo San and all residents and monks of Dai Bosatsu zendo. O-An cottage is hidden in… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: Pay Attention

First glance of Beecher Lake & Joraku-An

PAY ATTENTION (Excerpt from Three Bowls: Vegetarian Recipes from an American Zen Buddhist Monastery) Once we reach Beechar Lake, which sits on top of the last stretch of road to the monastery, after a narrow two-mile climb, forty-five… Read More

The Road to Komyo Reiki Retreat: photo album

Curious inhabitant

Images of Nature around Dai Bosatsu Zendo, where Komyo Reiki Retreat will be held.

Komyo Reiki Retreat and Komyo Reiki Shinpiden Class

People asked what is the difference of Komyo Reiki Retreat and regular Komyo Reiki Shinpiden class? The first aspect is the Retreat: retreating from the routine( distance and space wise), activities, from the aspect of DOING. Focusing on… Read More

Komyo Reiki Kai- Healing & Meditation Retreat, Reiki Masters

Following is a part of Preparation on Komyo Reiki Retreat: During past weeks, while I am handling with questions, registrations related to KRR(Komyo Reiki Retreat), I would like to express my humble gratitude to the Reiki Masters who… Read More

Komyo Reiki Healing & Meditation Retreat: Registration

Once again, I am grateful for all those helping me manifesting this event. As we are approaching to the end of April, some material aspect of this retreat coming into play. Only those who registered ( with deposit… Read More

Komyo Reiki Retreat: Meditation

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All teachers advise to meditate. What is the purpose of meditation? We know the outer world of sensations and actions, but of our inner world of thoughts and feelings we know very little. The primary purpose of meditation… Read More

Komyo Reiki Retreat- My Reiki Journey I

Continue from Reiki & Me in 1998 ( previous post 12/21/2011): My Reiki practice was among friends and family, when I was in Switzerland. Reiki energy was re-ignited when I started Ohashiatsu Practice, which is also one of… Read More