Tassajara zendo altar with spring flowers. Photo by Shundo David Haye.
Chitose Suzuki gave a flower arranging (ikebana) demonstration while she and her husband, Hoitsu, were visiting City Center in February and March to assist with the Mountain Seat Ceremony weekend. Photos by Marcia Lieberman.
Reception: March 8, 7:30 – 9 pm
In the Art Lounge at 300 Page Street
Saturday, May 11
Dharma Talk: 10:15 – 11 am
Q&A and booksigning: 11:15 am – noon
300 Page Street, SF
Mindfulness and Intimacy
Go beyond mere mindfulness—and deepen your connection to your self, the people in your life, and the world around you.
Shunryu Suzuki Roshi’s Mountain Seat Ceremony on May 20, 1962, at Sokoji in San Francisco. Photographer unknown.
Sowing the Moon Teahouse at Green Gulch Farm. Photo by Alison Bank Photography.
Lessons from Google and a Zen Monastery Kitchen
Saturday, April 27
Public talk: 10 – 11 am (free)
Book signing and Q&A: 11:10 am – 12 pm (free)
Afternoon Workshop: 1 – 4:30 pm
February 1 – 28
In the City Center Art Lounge, 300 Page Street, SF 94102
The amazing sculpted sandstone wind caves in the Ventana Wilderness are along the Church Creek trail, a moderate day hike from central Tassajara. Photo by Corinna Bernasko.
Congratulations to Berk Kiyici who received jukai/lay initiation from Jisan Tova Green in a ceremony on Saturday, January 5, at City Center. His Dharma name is Ji On Ho An / Compassion sound, Dharma abode. Photo by Elliot Charney.