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 firstname.lastname@example.org.Read More
Join Jaku (along with Mitra Karl Brunnholzl, Anne Klein, and Jiryu Mark Rutschman-Byler) for a discussion about Buddhism in the West. Sliding cost from $15-$75.
Join us Saturday January 21st for a Closing/Opening Zendo Ceremony
8:30 a.m. zazen, 9 a.m. lecture, followed by Zendo Moving Ceremony
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.