October 5, 2017
Featured Photo October 5

The Sejiki altar at City Center. Photo by Chris Shelton.

On both sides of the altar are the lists of names read during the ceremony. The food offerings are for the hungry ghosts.

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."