Earth+Sky Dojo Dublin

1 Upper Gardiner Street, Dublin 1

The Dublin dojo is at the northwest corner of Mountjoy Square, about a fifteen-minute walk from O'Connell bridge.

The daily meditation schedule is set out below.

For information please email:

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Zazen Day, March 1st at Earth+Sky Zen, Dublin Dojo 01 Mar 2020

There will be a Zazen Day on Sunday, March 1st at the Dublin Dojo. It begins at 11am and ends at 7:30pm. As well as zazen practice there will be samu - cleaning the dojo -, a dharma talk (teisho) and some Tai Chi movements. Organic vegetarian lunch will be served. Suggested donation €25/€20. All welcome! Send an email to confirm your place.

Zazen Day in Dublin Dojo - Sunday February 2nd 27 Jan 2020

There will be Zazen Days at the Dublin Dojo on Sunday, February 2nd led by Mary Soshin Laheen.

It will begin at 11am and end around 7:30pm after Sunday evening zazen. Organic vegetarian lunch is provided. In the afternoon we clean the dojo, sometimes we do T’ai Chi exercises in between zazen. There is a short dharma talk / teisho. Daisan (a one to one meeting) is offered if people wish to participate.

We accept donations to help cover costs. €20 donation for the day is suggested. No one should stay away for lack of funds.

If you wish to attend, please send an email to zen.in.ireland@gmail.com

Zazen Days at Earth+Sky Zen Dublin 04 Jan 2020

There will be Zazen Days at the Dublin Dojo on Sunday, February 2nd, March 1st, March 29th, April 26th, May 24th, June 21st, and July 19th. The days are led by Mary Soshin Laheen.

Zazen Days begin at 11am and end around 7:30pm after Sunday evening zazen. Organic vegetarian lunch is provided. In the afternoon we clean the dojo, sometimes we do T’ai Chi exercises in between zazen. There is a short dharma talk / teisho. Daisan (a one to one meeting) is offered if people wish to participate.

We accept donations to help cover costs. €20 donation for the day is suggested. No one should stay away for lack of funds.

If you wish to attend, please send an email to zen.in.ireland@gmail.com

Solstice Zazen Day at Earth+Sky Zen, Dublin Dojo 22 Dec 2019

There will be a Zazen Day on Sunday, December 22nd, starting at 11am and finishing at 6: 45pm. The day will be led by Mary Soshin Laheen. Mary is a teacher in the White Plum (Maezumi) Lineage, she recently received dharma transmission from Robert Kennedy Roshi. Sensai Mary will offer Daisan (one to one meetings about zazen practice) in the afternoon.

Organic vegetarian lunch will be provided as usual. There will be a Christmas Get-together after the last zazen. Suggested donation €20 or €15 (unwaged). No one should stay away for lack of funds.

After the Zazen Day the dojo will close until January 6th, except for NEW YEAR’S EVE ZAZEN from 8pm til midnight.

Zazen Day - Dublin - November 24th 24 Nov 2019

There will be a Zazen Day at Earth+Sky Dojo on Sunday, November 24th.

Email zen.in.ireland@gmail.com to confirm your place.

Starts at 11am and ends at 7:30pm. Attending for part of the day is fine but please contact us first.

There will be 4 sessions of meditation, each consisting of 30 minutes of sitting meditation, 5 minutes of walking meditation and 30 minutes of sitting meditation.

Vegetarian and organic lunch provided at 1pm

Afternoon tea and informal discussion at 5pm.

Suggested donation €20, concession €15; no one should stay away for lack of funds.

A typical schedule for one of our Zazen days can been seen on this timetable

Earth+Sky Dojo

Sunday Oct. 20th & Tuesday Oct. 22nd - Zazen Cancelled 08 Oct 2019

There will no be zazen on Sunday evening October 20th, or Tuesday morning October 22nd, due to a Zen Ceremony taking place on Monday. Otherwise, the schedule is as normal.

Please note that, as usual, there will be no zazen on Sunday, October 27th or Monday 28th due to the Bank Holiday

Zazen Day - Dublin - September 29th 29 Sep 2019

There will be a Zazen Day at Earth+Sky Dojo, Dublin on Sunday, September 29.

Starts at 11am and ends at 7:30pm.

Vegetarian and organic lunch provided.

Suggested donation €20, concession €15; no one should stay away for lack of funds.

A typical schedule for one of our Zazen days can been seen on this timetable

Earth+Sky Dojo

Summer Holiday Schedule for the Dublin Dojo 01 Aug 2019

Morning Zazen will continue as normal, for the summer.

There will be no evening zazen on Wednesdays and Sundays for the month of August or the first week of September.

The next evening zazen will be on Sunday, September 8, at 6:15pm, when the normal schedule will resume.

  • Meditation times:
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before start.

    Beginners please come on a Sunday at 5.40pm for a basic introduction.

    The dojo is closed on the Sunday and Monday of bank holiday weekends.

  • Monday: 7am
  • Tuesday: 7am
  • Wednesday: 7am & 6.15pm
  • Thursday: 7am
  • Sunday: 6.15pm