Sep 21, 2015 ... Rohatsu, December 8, is the day Japanese Zen Buddhists observe the
enlightenment of the Buddha. It is also called Bodhi Day ...
Beliefnet expert Arnie Kozak reflects on the meaning of Rohatsu.
Dec 9, 2013 ... On Saturday, in the midst of my afternoon Christmas shopping, I took a break and
attended a lovely Zen Buddhist ceremony for Rohatsu.
Rohatsu Sesshin. This sesshin commemorates the enlightenment of Shakyamuni
Buddha. During this sesshin we practice in complete, silence. The schedule ...
Dec 8, 2010 ... Today, all over the world, Zen Buddhists are celebrating the day of the Buddha's
enlightenment. Known in Japan as "Rohatsu" (literally, the 8th ...
The week between December 1st and 8th is called Rohatsu sesshin, which is a
whole week of intensive zazen. The custom has its roots in the Buddha's own ...
Aug 1, 2016 ... In select Japanese monasteries, Rohatsu incorporates a week-long sesshin, or
meditation retreat. As Christians spend the weeks before and ...
Dec 8, 2013 ... Holidays columnist Stephanie Fenton reports on the celebration of Buddha's
enlightenment on Bodhi Day (Rohatsu, in Zen Buddhism).
Dec 8, 2014 ... MONDAY, DECEMBER 8: A season of light begins for Mahayana and Zen
Buddhists, on the holiday known as Bodhi Day or Rohatsu. (Bodhi ...
Dec 8, 2015 ... Holidays columnist Stephanie Fenton reports on the Buddhist holiday known as
Bodhi Day or Rohatsu.