Upcoming Events Calendar

November – December 2014

Nov
27
Thu
No Zazen Today
Nov 27 @ 6:45 am – 7:30 am

NO ZAZEN TODAY…HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

 

Nov
28
Fri
No Zazen Today
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

NO ZAZEN TODAY

 

Nov
29
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Nov 29 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

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 short period of meditation followed by a talk on a Buddhist topic. There will be time for a discussion and a short meditation after the talk. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome. 8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation 9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture/discussion

Zendo Cleaning
Nov 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Once a month we clean the zendo after Come As You Are. This is an opportunity to spend time with sangha members doing work practice.

Dec
5
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Dec
6
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Dec 6 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

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 short period of meditation followed by a talk on a Buddhist topic. There will be time for a discussion and a short meditation after the talk. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome. 8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation 9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture/discussion

Dec
12
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Dec 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Dec
13
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Dec 13 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

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 short period of meditation followed by a talk on a Buddhist topic. There will be time for a discussion and a short meditation after the talk. The topics are aimed at the beginner as well as the advanced practitioner. Everyone is welcome. 8:30 – 8:50 a.m. meditation 9 – 10:30 a.m. lecture/discussion

Dec
19
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Every Friday morning our service is dedicated to the well-being of those who are suffering and those who have passed on. We begin with a 40 minute period of zazen at 9 a.m. followed by service. This service is a renewal of our Buddhist vows, recitations of Buddhist sutras for well-being and a dedication. If there is someone you would like to receive a dedication of well-being or remembrance of passing, please come to this service. We will add this person or person’s (including pets) name to our dedication. Everyone is welcome.

Dec
20
Sat
1 Day Sitting
Dec 20 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

buddha touching earthThis sitting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4:45 p.m. We will eat lunch in the zendo using the Oryoki Meal Ceremony. The schedule includes our usual Saturday morning program. If you would like to attend please speak to either Daijaku or Shinshu.

 

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