Ganto and Seppo, real guys, happy Zen students. Both are grounded in daily life. That’s our vision of practice at Ocean Gate. We ask “What is it?” as it applies to our life activities . . . please join us on Saturday mornings for 8:30 zazen followed at 9 a.m. by a Dharma...Read More
This is an informal Saturday morning program focused on investigating Buddhist teachings for creating ease and skillful response in our daily life. The program begins with a talk on a Buddhist topic or Buddhist view of current events, followed by a discussion and a short meditation. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome. Saturday mornings 8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation 9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture & discussion Day and night Night and day, The way of Dharma as everyday life; In each act our hearts Resonate with the call of the sutra. Dōgen Zenji (trans. Steven...Read More
Each week Shinshu finds and comments upon a quotation that she thinks is relevant to our practice. We do not post all of the quotations and commentaries. If you would like to subscribe the the list serve and receive the weekly quotations please write us at email@example.com.Read More
We are offering a series of lectures on Buddhist Precepts on Saturdays in preparation for Jukai (Buddhist Precepts Ceremony) early in 2017. Everyone is welcome and the lectures are posted on this website, click the Dharma Talks tab above.
We have called all the Hungry Ghosts for 2016. Here a pictures of our Segaki altar.
For more information and sign up please write Shinshu at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday and Thursday a.m. Zazen: 6:45-7:25 a.m. Service: 7:25-7:45 a.m. Community Bow-in: 7:45-8 a.m. Friday morning well-being/gratitude service: 9 a.m. zazen followed by service. Saturday Dharma Talk: 8:30 a.m. zazen, 9 a.m. Dharma Talk.