When I listen to and see the various responses to the Paris attacks, I am struck by how often we want to respond to violence with violence. It is distressing that there are some people who seem to be intentionally tapping into people’s fear of lose and potential physical harm. From this come calls for religious persecution. There are people who immediately go to a...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...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
The zendo will be closed Thursday December 24th (Christmas Eve) until New Year’s Eve, Thursday December 31st. Ocean Gate will be closed Saturday December 26th, we reopen on Saturday January 2nd with the usual Saturday schedule.
Daily Schedules 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.