MAILING LIST:
The best way to keep informed of Tenshin Roshi’s schedule and receive the monthly No Abode registration is to subscribe to the mailing list.

Mailing List


MAILING LIST:
o if you think you are not reviewing the messages check your JUNK mail folder
o UNSUBSCRIBE, CHANGE E-MAIL ADDRESS OR PREFERENCES – the link is at the bottom
of any message you receive and here:
https://rebanderson.org/mailing-list/

SAN FRANCISCO ZEN CENTER

http://www.sfzc.org/
o Tenshin Roshi’s Zen Center events and dharma talks can be found here

NO ABODE ONE DAY SITTING

To register for No Abode sittings, the best way is #1 above or www.rebanderson.org
– Reb’s Teaching Schedule
o How to remember if you registered? Either keep the eventbrite confirmation (look in
your inbox) or the week before each sitting you will receive a reminder e-mail. If you
don’t receive a reminder e-mail, you have not registered
o Dokusan at No Abode – sign-up the day of the sitting

CARPOOLING TO NO ABODE

Due to neighbor complaints about parking, we strongly urge all of you to consider
carpooling and/or using the ridesharing from Manzanita on a regular basis.
o RIDESHARING FROM MANZANITA: Leave your car at the Manzanita Park and Ride Lot which
is just off of 101 at the Hwy 1 exit, opposite the Buckeye Roadhouse. Parking there is free. If
you would like to be invited to the NoAbodeRideSharing Google group, email
izbel18@gmail.com
o CARPOOLING TO NO ABODE:
FROM THE EAST BAY: Contact Amanda Kairys amandakairys@gmail.com
FROM SAN FRANCISCO: Contact Tedd Brown teddbrittbrown@gmail.com
o Carpooling guidelines:
– Driver & rider come to a mutually convenient spot to meet
– Rider offers to contribute to gas and/or bridge fare

Study Groups and Dharma Offerings:

Lotus Sutra Study Group PST

A facilitated discussion of the Lotus Sutra, focused on practice in daily life. The evening begins with a short period of meditation and a check-in. Contact the facilitator for more information and the zoom link. This is an on-going group. Maximum of 10 participants.

Facilitator: Pam Walton
Day and Time: 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 7 – 8:30 p.m. PST

Lotus Sutra Study Group PST

The Lotus Sutra, Communal Reading and Study Group. All are welcome. Our focus is on the Buddhist tradition of reciting and hearing the Lotus Sūtra as a vital spiritual practice, as a form of zazen. We will be reading the sūtra to each other for two weeks and will discuss on the third week.
Facilitators: John Wark and Brent Stiggins
Day and Time: Weekly on Tuesdays, 7 to 8:15 pm PST.

Contact Person: Brent Stiggins
Zoom Link: CLICK HERE

Lotus Sutra Study Group PST

We read the Sutra aloud to each other. This is an on-going group. Participants are requested to participate on an on-going basis. Contact the facilitator for more information.

Text: Lotus Sutra, translation by Gene Reeves

Facilitator: Grace Dammann
Day and Time: TBA PST

Lotus Sutra Copying PST

An evening of sutra copying with others, offered in silence, beginning and ending with a bell. Contact the facilitator for more information. The evening offers two sessions, one beginning at 7 p.m. and one at 8 p.m.

Facilitated by: Amanda Kairys
Day and Time: Weekly on Fridays , 7 – 9 p.m. PST

Lotus Sutra Study Group PST

Ongoing Lotus Sutra group for reading/reciting the Lotus Sutra. The group is presently open to new members. Regular participation is requested. Resumes on Feb 13th. Dates TBD depending on the No Abode teaching schedule. Contact the facilitator for zoom link and details.

The Threefold Lotus Sutra, translated by Katō, Tamura, and Miyasaka

Facilitator: Karen Mueller
Day/Time: Saturdays from 11 to 12:30 PST, twice a month.

Lotus Sutra Study Group PST

Lotus Sutra Study group, beginning February 16. The group will focus on reading the sutra aloud together, with time for quiet sitting and reflection about what we’ve read. Contact the facilitator for more information.

The Threefold Lotus Sutra: A Modern Translation for Contemporary Readers, translated by Michio Shinozaki, Brook Ziporyn, and David Earhart

Facilitators: Linda Budowski and Karen Umezawa Day and time: alternate Tuesdays, 8:00 – 9:00 am PST

Lotus Sutra Study Group CET

European group for reading, recitation and studying of the Lotus Sutra together. The group begins and ends with ten minutes of silent meditation. Regular participation is requested. Now open to new members, contact the facilitator.

Text: The Lotus Sutra: A Contemporary Translation of a Buddhist Classic by Gene Reeves, 2008

Facilitator: Liselotte Aldén
Date/Time: Tuesday evenings at 19.30 – 21.00 CET

Entering the Mind of Buddha Study
A facilitated discussion of Entering the Mind of Buddha: Zen and the Six Heroic Practices of Bodhisattvas focused on practice in daily life. Group begins and ends with a short period of silent meditation, followed by reading the book aloud to each other with frequent pauses for discussion. Ongoing participation is desirable. Contact facilitator for details.

Day/Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm PST , the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month

Facilitators: Pam Walton and Karen Mueller

A facilitated discussion of Entering the Mind of Buddha: Zen and the Six Heroic Practices of Bodhisattvas, focused on practice in daily life. Group begins and ends with a short period of meditation followed by reading the book aloud with frequent pauses for discussion. Ongoing participation is desirable.

Day/Time: Weekday evenings, bi-weekly, TBD, contact facilitator

Facilitators: Karen Mueller and Shokuchi Carrigan