Upcoming Events Calendar

October – November 2014

Oct
31
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Oct 31 @ 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.

Nov
1
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Nov 1 @ 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

Nov
2
Sun
Shinshu’s Talk @ Jikoji Zen Center
Nov 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Shinshu will be giving a lecture at Jikoji Zen Center today. The directions to Jikoji can be found at www.jikoji.org. Their Sunday program is free, but please offer a donation to Jikoji if you can afford it. I will come for the period of zazen before the lecture and stay for lunch. Shinshu

Sunday Practice Schedule

  • 10:00 a.m. zazen
  • 10:40 kinhin
  • 10:50 zazen
  • 11:30 service
  • 11:40 talk
  • 12:30 social lunch
Nov
7
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Nov 7 @ 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.

Movie Night
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWe will be watching a movie that is either about Buddhism and/or offers us an opportunity to interpreted it from a Buddhist perspective. Movies to be announced.  Please bring a movie treat to share.

Nov
8
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Nov 8 @ 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

Nov
14
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Nov 14 @ 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.

Nov
15
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Nov 15 @ 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

Nov
21
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Nov 21 @ 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.

Nov
22
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Nov 22 @ 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

Napa Valley web design and development