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Featured Photo July 20

On June 18, Still Breathing Zen Meditation Center′s first jukai ceremony took place at the Berkeley Zen Center. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, guiding teacher, was the preceptor with the assistance of Shosan Victoria Austin of San Francisco Zen Center and Chimyo Atkinson of Great Tree Zen Center in NC. Congratulations to Margaret Benson-Thompson, Andrea Henderson, and Unique Holland.

Photos by Vaschelle André.

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August Art Show: Izabel Raa

Oil Paintings for Meditation, Healing, Inspiration, and Transformation

In the City Center Art Lounge, August 1 – 31
Opening reception: Friday, August 4, 7:30 – 9 pm

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Book Event: The Five Invitations with Frank Ostaseski, CC 11/11

Saturday, November 11: Dharma Talk and Book Signing at City Center, 300 Page Street, San Francisco

10:15 am – Dharma Talk in the Buddha Hall – and on Live Stream
11:15 am – Book signing and Q&A in the Dining Room
Noon – Public lunch available by donation

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18
Jul

TassNow: Last-minute and late-July, oh my!

Got time for a quick trip to Tassajara?

Here are some options for a last-minute visit:

Private housing:Photo by Margo Moritz
Yurt 2, 1 night 7/19
Cabin 19, 1 night 7/19
Cabin 20, 1 night 7/20
Cabin 5, 1 night 7/21
Cabin 14B, 1 night 7/24
Stone 1 & Stone 3, 1 night 7/24
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11
Jul

Featured Photo July 13

A group at Sokoji in 1964. Photo by Joan B. Mayer. Mel Weitsman is to the left of Richard Baker who is sitting behind Suzuki Roshi.

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10
Jul

Neighborhood Accommodations Request for August 11 – 18

Housing near City Center is needed for the Genzo-e Retreat with Rev. Shohaku Okumura, August 11 – 18.

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30
Jun

July Art Show: Kai Chan

Power of Impermanence

Opening: Friday, July 7, 7:30 – 9 pm. In the Art Lounge at City Center, 300 Page Street, San Francisco.

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29
Jun

TassNow: Want to get away for a mid-week stay in July?

Take a break from your daily hustle and bustle, and avoid the weekend crowd — unplug and relax with us during the week.

Private housing:
Yurt 1, Cabin 3A and Cabin 14A, and Cabin 19 are available for 4-nts, beginning July 10th
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26
Jun

Featured Photo June 29

Welcome, Maya, to the world and to life in sangha at San Francisco Zen Center! Maya Li Brown-Stevenson was born on June 15 to Cat Li Stevenson and Eli Brown-Stevenson.

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14
Jun

Featured Photo June 15

On a recent visit, Shundo captured many wonderful images of Tassajara.

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