Zen and The Art of Inquiry, an annual three day Enlightenment Intensive will be held online due to COVID, Easter weekend, 2022. Cost is $600. For 2022, pay what you can afford.
Thursday April 14th 6 PM through Sunday, April 17th, 7 PM., Pacific Standard Time.
All participants are invited to an optional half-day event for life-alignment, Mon. the 18th 9-1.

​To maximize every participants benefit, individual meetings with Pitaka will be offered before and following the intensive on request.

There is unlimited space for this online Enlightenment Intensive, and anyone who is sincerely committed to the pursuit of Truth is encouraged to apply. Simply answer the questions below. and press submit. 

If this is your first intensive with Pitaka, email a small format recent photo of yourself to  [email protected] You will receive confirmation of your registration within 24 hours. Pitaka will set up an interview with you on Zoom.

Your payment is required to reserve your space, it's easy using the Paypal link, or email to request a discount if needed. See the website content and this complete page for full details. 

​Note, If you have a child or pet that needs care during the intensive you will need to arrange for someone to provide that as the schedule is full for the three days and nights. You will be asked to take care of potential distractions and responsibilities before the intensive begins.

I am requesting to attend the up-coming three day online Enlightenment Intensive, 
Easter weekend, April 14th 6 PM to April 17th 7 PM., Pacific Standard Time, 2022. I will follow the schedule in my time zone. I understand the half day on the 18th 9 AM to 1 PM is included, free, and optional.

1. My full name and name I prefer to be called

​2. How I heard about the intensive

3. Marital status, gender identification

4. Phone number and email address

5. Spiritual orientation, religion if any, philosophy, yoga/meditation, study, etc.

6. State of physical and emotional health, any medications? side effects?

7. Do you have a history of addiction, depression or mental illness? (when? is it resolved?)

8. Do you wish to learn the art of inquiry? (a unique practice of focusing, intentional questioning, opening​ to something deeper than the every day) Does self-sourcing Truth interest you?

9. How do you wish to benefit by attending? Is your intention awakening to Truth directly? (consider this deeply)

10. The intensive is online this year. Do you have a computer or tablet with a stable wifi

11. Are you willing to follow guidelines, such as wearing modest clothing, maintaining silence between structured communication activities and our daily schedule of meals, silent meditation and active inquiry?

12. D​o you have trouble sleeping? If so explain?

13 Are you willing to refrain from the use of all drugs, alcohol, and smoking at any time during the intensive, including before arrival?


If you have questions email [email protected] 
Complete your registration using the Paypal button on this page.
The cost for in-person Enlightenment Intensives with Pitaka in California is $600. These will resume as soon as possible. For online intensives email to request a discount if needed.

You will receive confirmation of your reserved space and receipt of payment via email, followed by a participant information letter close to the start date. 

In the case of cancellation due to an emergency, a gift certificate for the following year will be given. You will be notified when in-person intensives are available. The residential rate will be $600 at Point Reyes National Seashore, for private accommodations, instruction and all meals.