(In Person)


How to Be a Good Ancestor-What will be our legacy?


Zen Meditation Retreat with



Genjo Marinello Roshi

From Chobo-ji Zen Center, Seattle


Saturday, April 15, 2023

9:00-4:00 pm

Vista Hermosa Retreat Center, Prescott, WA


Cost $ 15 for retreat house plus donation to teacher.

Registration will begin on March 20th by writing Janaki:


Genjo was formally installed as the second Abbot of Chobo-ji Zen Center on January 10th, 1999.  In addition Genjo is a psychotherapist in private practice, a certificated spiritual director from a program that was at that time affiliated with the Vancouver School of Theology, married to wife, Carolyn, and devoted father to daughter, Adrienne.  His temple is in the Rinzai Hakuin Ekaku Zenji Dharma Line; after Genki Takabayashi retired, Genjo trained with the late Eido Shimano, former abbot of DaiBosatsu Monastery in New York, who affirmed Genjo as Dharma Heir on May 21st, 2008. Genjo Dharma Talks and essays have been published in several Dharma journals beginning with the Theosphical Society Quest Magazine in 1991 and more recently in the Lions Roar and NWDA News.  Genjo commentary on Koan Practice has been translated into several languages. Genjo is also the author of two books, Reflections on Awaking and Maturity and Intimate Infinite.


Genjo has visited Walla Walla for over 20 years leading us in retreats and giving talks and dharma support to our Sangha and the Mid-Columbia Insight Meditation Society of the Tri Cities.



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