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16
May

Letter from Central Abbess: Abbatial Changes in 2019

Dear Sangha Friends,

I am very happy to announce to the wider sangha changes coming up next year in the Abbatial Leadership at San Francisco Zen Center. Upon recommendation of the Elders Council, the Board unanimously and enthusiastically has invited Tenzen David Zimmerman to become the next Abiding Abbot of City Center. Read more

15
May

Walk and Bike to Worship Week 2018

Saturday, May 26 – Sunday, June 3

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14
May

June Art Show: Creativity Explored

TRANSCENDENT

Reception: Friday, June 1, 7:30 pm, City Center Art Lounge, 300 Page Street, SF

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10
May

Featured Photo May 17

Sweet peas at Green Gulch Farm, summer 2017. Photo by Clare Hollander.

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8
May

Featured Photo May 10

Congratulations to Roy Remer, David Hahn, and Paula Pietranera, who received the precepts on April 28, 2018 at City Center. Photos by Elliot Charney.

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26
Apr

Book Event with Shinshu Roberts: Being-Time

Dharma Talk and Book Signing – Being-Time: A Practitioner’s Guide to Dogen’s Shobogenzo Uji

Saturday, July 7, 10 am – noon
City Center, 300 Page Street, SF

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17
Apr

May Art Show: Cindy Shih

Reception and opening: Friday, May 4, 7 pm
in the City Center Art Lounge, 300 Page Street, SF

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17
Apr

Featured Photo April 19

“Accidental” still life; photo by Shundo David Haye. Green Gulch Farm, April 9, 2018.

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16
Apr

Sea of Suffering – The Rohingya Crisis in Myanmar (Burma)

Sunday, May 6, 5 – 7 pm
Berkeley Buddhist Monastery, 2304 McKinley Avenue

This is a rare opportunity to hear many concerned and deeply informed people speak to the suffering in this Buddhist country. There is no charge for this event, but donations are welcome for Rohingya Muslim relief and interfaith dialog in Myanmar.

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