March 29, 2017
Featured Photo March 30

The City Center shuso Siobhan Cassidy (center) following the ceremony on Saturday, March 25. Photo by Shundo David Haye.

With Siobhan, left to right, the benji Terri Kota, Kiku Christina Lehnherr, Ryushin Paul Haller (leader of the Winter 2017 practice period), and the jisha Gentoku Smith.

Congratulations, Siobhan!

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."