March 5, 2019
Featured Photo March 7

Chitose Suzuki gave a flower arranging (ikebana) demonstration while she and her husband, Hoitsu, were visiting City Center in February and March to assist with the Mountain Seat Ceremony weekend. Photos by Marcia Lieberman.

Chitose Suzuki demonstrating ikebana at City Center.

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."