Hae Su Zen Center Winter Retreat for 2023/24


You are invited to join the Winter Kyol Che at the Hae Su Zen Center, in Luk Wu Lantau Island, which is the first retreat held there after its renovation. By joining the retreat, you will be able to restore your body and mind, put down your worldly worries and burdens, practice strongly, become one with Nature, and attain your true self to help this world. You are encouraged to carve out some time in your normal routine to join the retreat. Hae Su Zen Center can accommodate more people to practice together. Do treasure this opportunity and apply soon.

Date: 28 Oct 2023 - 28 Jan 2024 
Working Zen: 20 - 28 Jan 2024 
Completion Day: 28 Jan 
Registration: please complete this application form and submit via info@subong.org.hk  


  • Minimum participation is 7 days, enter and depart on Saturday.
  • Registration is mandatory and quotas are limited. 
  • Applicants must have completed the Introduction in Zen Meditation Course at Su Bong Zen Monastery or have been practicing at Kwan Um School of Zen for a period of time and have prior experience in one-day retreats at Gak Su Temple. Priority will be given to Su Bong Zen Monastery members. 

Due to the remote location and wet weather at Luk Wu, the cost of maintaining daily operation is substantial to upkeep a satisfactory environment for us to hold retreats. Therefore, you are most welcome to support the costs of food, water & electricity supplies and facilities maintenance for daily and in particular, during retreats. You may also support students who have financial needs to participate in the retreat. Your contribution will be an essential support to the practice of the monastics and participants.