Welcome to Green Mountain Zen!

We are Zen Buddhist practice community based in Wellington, New Zealand. We offer a regular programme of classes in sitting meditation, half- and full-day Zen retreats and Sesshin (extended retreats). The community is under the guidance of Philip Shinko Squire, Roshi, and affiliated to Yokoji Zen Mountain Center in Southern California.

COVID-19 Update

In the light of the current situation we have decided to suspend our meditation events until further notice.
We are are however offering meditating together online using video conferencing at the usual time, every Thursday at 7:30 pm.

If you are interested in joining, please contact us via e-mail. 

If you have never done any Zen Meditation before, we are happy to facilitate an “Introduction to Zen” session via video conferencing as well.