DepreshZen

DepreshZen meets on Zoom one Saturday each month at 3-4 p.m. Eastern. We are a support and advocacy group for Sangha members with depression and anxiety disorders. DepreshZen is a safe space to talk openly and educate ourselves and others about living with these conditions from the perspective of Zen practitioners. As the group’s playful…

Extended Sitting

On Sunday, July 10,  we’ll hold our next extended sitting. Daily sittings are great, but an extended sitting is a chance to wade further into the waters of zazen. You’ll get a break from stress, a taste of a sesshin day, and maybe even a new perspective on your mind and life. Besides the usual…

Email: May 27, 2022

Temple Night and Jukai Tonight, Friday, May 27 Our annual celebration of the Buddha’s birth begins tonight with Temple Night and Jukai (Taking the Precepts). There are two Jukai ceremonies held each year, and although this springtime one – the climax of Temple Night – is somewhat informal, it offers us an opportunity to reinforce…