April 9, 2018
Featured Photo 2 April 12

Congratulations to Tassajara Winter 2018 Practice Period Shuso Heather Iarusso! Photo by Shundo David Haye.

Ryushin Paul Haller, leader of the practice period, with Heather on April 2, the day of the shuso ceremony.

Ryushin Paul Haller and Heather Iarusso

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."