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
With deep gratitude to Jikoji Zen Center for making available their truly beautiful temple for our retreat in March of this year. Pictured are some of those who attended.
Please join us on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. for Soto Zen meditation (Zazen) instruction. Included are zendo (meditation hall) guidelines and forms. Everyone is welcome and there is no fee. Questions? write firstname.lastname@example.org
8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. with Oryoki lunch. Sign-up at the Zendo.
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.