Teaching Retreat with Tenshin Reb Anderson-Roshi
Public Lecture: Friday, March 7, 7:00pm-8:00pm
Public Dharma Talk: Saturday, March 8, 10:30am
Saturday & Sunday Retreat: March 8 - 9, 8:00am - 8:00pm
Cost: Friday evening lecture alone, $10 donation
2-Day Retreat: $150 for non-members, $120 for members.
As always, AZC is committed to making the teachings of the Buddha available to everyone regardless of their financial situation. To request financial assistance please call the office at 512-452-5777.
This retreat is full. Thank you for your interest.
Tenshin Reb Anderson came to the San Francisco Zen Center in 1967 and was ordained as a priest in 1970 by Suzuki-roshi. He received dharma transmission in 1983, served as abbot from 1986 to 1995, and is currently a Senior Dharma Teacher.
Full Moon Ceremony
Wed, 6:45pm (takes about 30 minutes)
No sign-up necessary.
The Full Moon Precepts Ceremony helps us reaffirm our vow to live for the benefit of all living beings. This vow is guided by our practice of the Bodhisattva Precepts. This ceremony and the Precepts form a central component of Zen Buddhist practice.
Please join us!
Sewing Buddha's Robe
Mondays, 7:00pm, by permission of teacher.
Sewing Buddha's robe is part of the process for a Zen student to receive the precepts.
Colin Gipson, March 1, 2014,
The Bodhisattva Vow
Interested in either starting or deepening your Zen practice in a residential setting with others? Our Guest Practice program is a short term opportunity (one to four weeks) that includes meditation, study, work practice and discussions with other practitioners about Zen Buddhism.
Spring is one of our blessings—new beginnings, new life. But new life is a life not only of blossoms but of thorns and weeds. Life does not stay new; spring is inherently one part of a greater cycle of growing and dying. So we look deeper. What is spring when it neither comes nor goes?
Join the JustThis writers and artists in their examination of Spring.