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Aug

Featured Photo August 31

Mick Sopko, the baker at Green Gulch Farm, with some beautiful loaves of fresh bread. Photo by Margo Moritz.

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30
Aug

Walk to Feed the Hungry on September 30

Saturday, September 30, noon – 5:00 pm
Starting Location: Gold Mountain Monastery, 800 Sacramento Street
Ending Location: San Francisco Zen Center, 300 Page Street – arriving at 3:30 pm: please consider volunteering to host the group at City Center

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29
Aug

City Center Library Call for Volunteers

The City Center library is a great treasury of the dharma. We are looking for volunteers who are interested in helping us reopen the library by working on the cataloging process and to act as volunteer librarians.

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23
Aug

Featured Photo August 24

Tassajara in August. Photo by Shundo David Haye.

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22
Aug

September Art Show: “Synergy” with Denise Dmochowsk and Victoria Veedell

In the City Center Art Lounge, September 1 – 30

Synergy. The interaction of elements that when combined produce a total effect that is greater than the sum of the individual elements, contributions, synergism. By presenting their paintings side by side they strive to create a beautiful atmosphere of peace and joy.

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22
Aug

Sanctuary and Action

By Central Abbess Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts

Amidst the political and social challenges of our times, when public expressions of racism, bigotry, anti-semitism, and hatred and violence are rising, I wanted to make very clear that San Francisco Zen Center, in our commitment to the practice of waking up and living in wisdom and compassion, strives to be a place of tolerance, openness, and welcoming, and a community of peaceful spiritual sanctuary.

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15
Aug

Featured Photo August 17

Sunflowers and fog at Green Gulch Farm, August 2017. Photo by Clare Hollander.

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4
Aug

Tassajara Zen Mountain Center Celebrates 50 Years

On July 4, 2017, Tassajara Zen Mountain Center formally celebrated its 50th anniversary. On this beautiful summer day with a light warm breeze and clear skies, Senior Dharma Teacher Tenshin Reb Anderson led the community in a 50th Anniversary Founders Day Ceremony to celebrate our dedication to zazen and the Buddha’s way. Read more

3
Aug

Featured Photo August 10

In 1967, Suzuki Roshi gesturing “little bit” as he and Bob Watkins moved stones at Tassajara. Photo by James Hatch.

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1
Aug

City Center Launches Unpacking Whiteness – Reflection and Action, a New Monthly Affinity Group

Next meeting: Sunday, August 20, 4 – 6 pm
In the Sangha Room at City Center, 300 Page Street, enter on Laguna Street

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