Zazen (Meditation)

In-Person Saturday Morning Program


10:00 AM - 12:20 PM

Millerton Zendo
1 John Street
Millerton, NY 12546
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The Millerton Zendo is Ancestral Heart’s public-facing zendo, or meditation hall. The Millerton Zendo is open to all in the local community and the surrounding areas, and offers weekly programming that serves as an introduction to Zen practice and a way to connect with Ancestral Heart and its residents.

Join us for our weekly Saturday morning program. You are welcome to come to all or just part of the program schedule:

10:00am — Doors open
10:20am — Zazen (seated meditation)
10:50am — Service (ceremonial chanting, bowing and incense offering)
11:10am — Break
11:20am — Dharma Talk or Discussion
12:20pm — End

Please note that meditation instruction will be offered on the first Saturday of the month at 9:30am (doors open at 9:15am).

All are welcome, no previous meditation experience necessary.

For updates and upcoming events, request to join the Millerton Zendo Community List here.

We rely on donations for all we do, and invite you to support our practice and teachers: 

  • You can donate to BZC here or via Paypal to 
  • You can donate to a specific dharma teacher or practice leader here.

COVID Protocol: We ask that all participants be fully vaccinated and boosted. Masks are optional. Please see the BZC Covid Protocol for more.

Our Location: Millerton Zendo, 1 John Street, Millerton, NY. Parking is available behind the building.

This space is not currently wheelchair accessible. There are three steps from the main street to the front door. Cleaning supplies and hand soap are unscented. Stick incense and chip incense is used during service. If you have any further questions about this space’s accessibility, please contact us at
In-Person Saturday Morning Program