Buddha´s Birthday Celebration The Gardens of Sogenji are filled with cherry blossoms In great joy all greet the Buddha for his birthday Who awakened to each being having this huge mind In deep thankfulness for his teaching We vow to realize it for ourselves.
Given on the 12th of Januaty 2024 after teisho on the last day of January Osesshin
1.1.2024 Given in the Hondo of Sogenji at 4 am in the morning
The collection is not complete yet, we are still gathering them all.
24. December 2023 by Shodo Harada Roshi
Rohatsu Sesshin
This year´s Rohatsu sesshin and ceremonial poem