Ryushin Paul Haller is offering three opportunities this winter and spring to develop and deepen your practice at City Center.
Returning from the fall practice period, the 98th at Tassajara, a time of zazen, solitude, study―and very little media―into the swirl and intensity of 2017, I encountered the many challenges that are before us, face-to-face.
Reception: Friday, February 17, 7:30 – 9 pm
In the Art Lounge at San Francisco Zen Center/City Center, 300 Page Street at Laguna
New Year’s Events at our two public temples.
Wendy Johnson answers a compelling call for clergy to gather in prayer and solidarity with the Standing Rock Water Protectors.
“There was a sense, not unlike in our present times, that something deeply consequential was being set in motion.”
A Statement from the Abbatial Leadership of San Francisco Zen Center
We, as the abbatial leaders, would like to express our gratitude for the many expressions of appreciation and concern that we have heard since putting out our post-election statement calling for unity, mutual respect, and loving-kindness. Thank you. The true body and mind of San Francisco Zen Center are made up of all of us together who care about this community and the world. Read more
“Even if the sun rises in the west
the Bodhisattva has only one way.”
– Shunryu Suzuki Roshi
Thanks to the generosity of our friends, we collected 127 pairs of socks during the month of October for the Gubbio Project, which offers shelter and food to homeless men and women in the Tenderloin and the Mission. Read more
With Jennifer Block
In the Conference Center at 308 Page Street, next door to City Center.
Saturday, November 12, 9 am – 5 pm