November 7, 2012
Featured Photo Nov 7

Abbot Myōgen Steve Stücky places Suzuki Roshi’s photo on the City Center Buddha Hall altar in a ceremony on Aug 13, part of the 2012 commemoration of Zen Center’s 50th anniversary of incorporation.

With gratitude to all, including the live stream team and the photographers, who participated in this year-long celebration, supporting and attending the events and activities reflecting 50 years of Zen Center’s wisdom and compassion. The final event is on Fri, Nov 9 with artist Bill Viola.

Photo by Susana Millman

 

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."