Podcast from Roshi
New Zen Bow Issue is Online
The company that prints Zen Bow for us is shut during the lock-down, so, for now, you can read a screen-optimized version online or download a print-optimized version and print it out at home. We look forward to when we can get the real thing into the hands of Members, Friends of the Center, and Zen Bow subscribers!
New Zealand COVID-19
A bulletin, today, from Amala-sensei to Roshi:
Here the number of cases is doubling every two days. Thank goodness the government is taking strong measures – we are in complete lockdown for a month and maybe longer, not allowed to travel further than our neighborhood or nearest supermarket. The seclusion appears to be, so far, quite easy for people trained to sit still and participate in sesshin, but hard for many. Half the country is working from home but many have no jobs anymore…