Last Saturday, September 17, we celebrated 16 new bodhisattvas taking the precepts and entering Buddha’s way â€“ nine students at City Center, and seven at Green Gulch Farm.Â It was a joy to witness such optimistic and enthusiastic practitioners filling the halls and courtyards of our temples. Read more
A letter from Central Abbess Eijun Linda Cutts, SFZC President Susan O’Connell, and Board Chair Larry Bye. Read more
The evening of Friday, September 2, 2016, a group of friends, family and fellow-practitioners gathered in the Buddha Hall at City Center to witness three sincere and beautiful Zen students formally take the Bodhisattva vows and don Buddha’s Robe for the first time. Read more
Djinn Gallagher wonders if her phone is lulling her into a false sense of security.