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11
Jul

Featured Photo July 11

Paper crane on an altar at Tassajara. Photo by Romy Senderos.

On July 20, there will be a Buddhist memorial service held at Fort Sill in Oklahoma. Residents at San Francisco Zen Center are folding paper cranes that will be taken to the ceremony and protest.

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9
Jul

Thank You from Kannon Do

To Greg Fain and the residents at Tassajara, and the organizers of the guest practice program, Steve, Siobhan, and Minoria,

On behalf of Kannon Do, I offer deepest gratitude for your incredible hospitality, kindness, and practice of the Way. Everyone who came to visit from our sangha was deeply moved by our experience at Tassajara. Thank you for making us feel at home with you.

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3
Jan

Featured Photo January 3

January 2, 2019: Roses, morning walk at Green Gulch Farm. Photo by Clare Hollander.

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27
Nov

Konjin Gaelyn Godwin New Director of Soto Zen Buddhism International Center

On October 1, Konjin Gaelyn Godwin Roshi was appointed the new Director of the Soto Zen Buddhism International Center. She is both the first woman and the first Westerner to hold the position.

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11
Oct

Leadership Statement Regarding Edward Brown

Dear Fellow Zen Practitioners,

Recently David Chadwick shared on his website cuke.com, his personal Facebook page, and the cuke.com Facebook page, a letter that was sent personally to Edward Brown by the San Francisco Zen Center leadership. The letter stated that, after deep consideration, Edward would no longer be invited to teach at San Francisco Zen Center’s three temples.

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4
Oct

Greens Restaurant Reopens October 15

Greens Restaurant Reopens for All Services October 15 Following Kitchen Fire

“Vegetarian Nirvana” —Food & Wine Magazine

“Come nightfall at this San Francisco icon, the views across the bay are dazzling. More remarkable still is the food.” —San Francisco Magazine

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27
Sep

Seeking New Board Members at San Francisco Zen Center

from Joe Rodriguez, Governance Chair, SFZC Board of Directors

We are seeking SFZC practitioners to serve on our Board of Directors. We are looking for Sangha members who would be willing to be considered and interviewed for a three-year term.

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12
Sep

Our Livestream Home Page has Moved!

For many years, SFZC has broadcasted live videos of our City Center Dharma talks on Livestream.com, which is also the archive for all our previous livestreamed talks. Starting on September 22, 2018, we will have a new home for all of our livestream videos and archives: live.sfzc.org

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20
Aug

SFZC.org Website Privacy Policy Has Been Updated

At San Francisco Zen Center, we value your privacy. We wanted to let you know about some changes we have made to our website Privacy Policy which will go into effect on August 23, 2018.

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14
Aug

Meet a Member and Support the Membership Drive

We are half-way through our August Membership Drive and are pleased to welcome over 33 new members to the San Francisco Zen Center community.

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