Email: March 30, 2018

Eryl–Down But Not Out Eryl Kubicka had a hip replaced on Monday, and went home on Wednesday. She won’t be back on the tennis court right away, but–no surprise–is recovering nicely. She won’t be giving her regular Friday private instruction, at Arnold Park, until after April sesshin. April Fool’s Day Teisho People planning to attend…

Email: March 22, 2018

Zen Bow in poly bags? Due to an unanticipated mailing glitch, we had to enclose the first issue of the redesigned Zen Bow in plastic mailers in order to comply with bulk-mailing rules. Future issues will be mailed without the plastic. Help Wanted A Sangha-related landscaper needs a helper, with transportation, who is “honest, reliable, self-motivated,…

Email: March 18, 2018

Announcing New Sesshin Hygiene Policies – A Letter from Roshi The worst of this flu season has passed, but it took a toll on our Sangha as never before. At our January sesshin, about half of the participants came down with colds, coughs, and/or “flu-like illnesses.” It is clear now that we can no longer…

Email: March 14, 2018

Finding Your Seat: A Six-Week Program for Beginners to Zazen Are you trying to get your Zen practice going, but you’re not quite there yet? Still wondering about certain zendo protocols? Or do you have some posture questions? The first in our new series of “Finding-Your-Seat” sessions will start this Saturday, March 17, at 11:00…