September 5, 2012
Featured Photo Sept 5

From our archives: A jukai/lay ordination ceremony at City Center in April 2004. Preceptors for the ceremony were Zenkei Blanche Hartman, Gaelyn Godwin, and Teah Strozer.

Photo by Tanya Takacs.

Joshua Sandeman
Arts & Culture, Features, Zen Practice

Medicine and the Dharma

Joshua Sandeman, a former SFZC resident, is a Nurse Practitioner based in Salem, Oregon. “Medicine puts me face-to-face with all manner of human suffering and it can be a challenge to take care of feelings of burnout, detachment, and despair."