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29
Sep
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Coming Home Project Benefit Event

The Coming Home Project is presenting a benefit event on November 11, 2011, at Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison Rd, Berkeley, CA. For details, download a PDF flyer. Read more

28
Sep
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Featured Photo September 28

From our archives: Shunryu Suzuki Roshi at Sokoji, the temple in San Francisco where he served as the head priest and where many of his American Zen students first met him. Read more

28
Sep
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Honoring the Path of the Warrior

This program, located in the San Francisco Bay Area, has been assisting post-deployed veterans in making a positive transition from military to civilian life since 2007. The program is sponsoring an event for veterans including rock climbing or a bay walk in San Francisco on Sunday, October 9, 9am-5pm.

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27
Sep
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SF Zen Center Board Election

The SF Zen Center Board presents this year’s Slate of Candidates for three-year Board terms. Read more

23
Sep
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Zen Practice Is Difficult and Dangerous

In a September 22 article in the Huffington Post, Susan O’Connell, SF Zen Center’s Vice President, writes about difficulty and danger not as an obstacle to sitting meditation or practicing Buddhism, but as descriptive of what is required by the teachings of Buddhism.
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23
Sep
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Huffington Post articles by Colleen Morton Busch

Colleen Morton Busch, author of Fire Monks: Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara, will be at Tassajara for the Fall Practice Period. In two articles in the Huffington Post, Colleen writes about meditation and how it has become enfolded into her life. Read more

22
Sep
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India Slide Show at City Center

Nityanjali Symphony of Values

Fri, Oct 21, 7:30-9pm
City Center dining room, 300 Page St, SF Read more

21
Sep
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Reading the Avatamsaka Sutra at City Center

Jakushu Gregory Wood offers the continuing weekly reading of the Avatamsaka Sutra every Tuesday morning in the City Center Art Lounge beginning at 7:45am.
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20
Sep
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Featured Photo September 21

From our 2008 photo archives, the umpan in the City Center courtyard. Photo by Renee Meiffren. Read more

20
Sep
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Brahmavihara/Cambodia AIDS Project: Public Talk

Founded in 2000 by Beth Kanji Goldring, Brahmavihara/Cambodia AIDS Project is a small Buddhist chaplaincy program working with Cambodian AIDS patients in Phnom Penh who are too poor to access traditional resources. Read more