Email: May 3

Zoom Sitting Miscellanea A few participants in the morning Zoom sittings have generic labels at the edge of their screens (e.g., “Galaxy S10”) instead of their names, and the view of the sitter may be such that other participants can’t tell who it is. Changing that label to your name would identify you, enabling your…

Giving Up to Live Fully

How much might the fear of losing oneself–of not being–drive our longing to leave home even during a pandemic? The denial of death and the craving for life: two sides of one coin. (Contributions from Brother David Steindl-Rast and Steven Levine.)

Email: April 30

This Week’s CoronaCast The latest: CoronaCast from Roshi, April 30. Dokusan From Roshi: “It has been a real pleasure to be able to have tele-dokusan every day, especially with out-of-town members, whom I generally don’t get to see outside sesshin, but also with local members, whom I’ve not been seeing much of, either. Here are…

Email: April 23

This Week’s CoronaCast The latest CoronaCast from Roshi on April 23 is here. Zoom Evening Sittings The sunrise sittings have been a hit, and the Center will now add some zoom sittings late in the day: 5:30 – 6:30 pm. We’ll start modestly, on just three evenings of the week, opening this Saturday, April 25,…

RZC Online

During our lockdown, we’re continuing to broadcast the audio stream of our scheduled sittings from the Arnold Park zendo. We’ve also added online Zoom  sittings for members and friends, every Monday through Saturday morning from 7:00 to 8:00, Sunday mornings from 8:30 to 10:30, and  Monday through Friday in the evening from 7:00 to 8:00.  If…