April 16, 2013
Featured Photo April 17

On April 3, the Winter Practice Period ended at Tassajara. This 90-day intensive practice period was led by Senior Dharma Teacher Ryushin Paul Haller with Ann Baker as Shuso, head student.



Congratulations to Ann for being Shuso
and to all who took part in the
91st practice period at Tassajara.


Photo by Shundo David Haye

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."