Hakusho Ostlund, whose dharma name is Hakushō Hōetsu / White Pine, Giving Joy, received Dharma transmission from Senior Dharma Teacher Furyu Schroeder in a ceremony that was completed on July 30 at Green Gulch Farm.
Dogen's life and teachings, bridging historical context and contemporary practice, inspire us to contemplate our own spiritual paths.
Janis Cooke Newman is organizing a series of readings by Buddhist Writers designed to bring together the wider SFZC sangha and the local literary community!
As each person is supported by other participants who are turning their attention to their own soji tasks, their attention is amplified.
By Tova Green In my role as Branching Streams Director, I recently had the great pleasure of visiting Zen Centers in Berlin and the Black Forest in Germany, and in and around Lucerne, Switzerland. The initial impetus for my journey was an invitation from...
City Center and Green Gulch Farm held ceremonies in November and December to honor the first group of elders to move to Enso Village.