Upcoming Events Calendar

Sep
2
Tue
Zazen Instruction
Sep 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Zazen Instruction is the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

Please wear comfortable clothing.

You may sit on a chair, a meditation cushion or a bench.

Our style of meditation is called shikantanza, which means ‘to just sit’.

Sep
5
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Sep 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.

Sep
6
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Sep 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

Sep
12
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Sep 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.

Sep
13
Sat
1 Day Sitting
Sep 13 @ 8:30 am – 4:45 pm

hakuin persimmons croppedThis 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.

Come As You Are Zen
Sep 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

Sep
19
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Sep 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.

Sep
20
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Sep 20 @ 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

Sep
26
Fri
Friday Morning Well-Being Service
Sep 26 @ 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.

Sep
27
Sat
Come As You Are Zen
Sep 27 @ 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

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