York Zen Group

Please note: latest Information

The next sit will be on Friday 12th January and will continue weekly with the exception of Friday 30th March, when there will be no Sit.

Current details

Regular Zazen (Sitting Meditation)

Meets Friday evenings 6.30 – 8.00pm

Also day sits with teaching (Zazenkais) on a number of Saturdays (9.30am – 4.00pm) each year

Each sitting varies a little. The basic default position is three 25-minute periods of Zazen (sitting meditation) interspersed with two five-minute periods of Kinhin (walking meditation). From time to time there will be a Teisho (talk) and also Dokusan (private 1:1 interviews with Sensei)


The Old Palace, Dean's Park, York Y01 7JQ

Sitting Group Leader

Chris Collingwood (Ryushin Sensei)

Contact details

Name: Chris Collingwood (Ryushin Sensei)
Phone: 07876 896590
Email: christopherc@yorkminster.org