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Valley Streams Zen Sangha

January 2019

Morning Zazen

January 24 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

January 24 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Dharma Talk by Rev. Myo Lahey

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Rev. Myo Lahey is Abbot at Hartford Street Zen Center in San Francisco and our guiding teacher. He has previously served as Practice Leader at Tassajara Zen Mountain Center. He is a Dharma heir of Tenshin Reb Anderson. Rev. Myo is available for individual practice discussion by appointment prior to our evening program.

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Morning Zazen

January 31 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

January 31 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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February 2019

Jizo Ceremony – For Loved Ones Who Have Died and Other Losses

February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Jizo is the beloved Great Bodhisattva found within many Buddhist traditions, who carries us across the threshold of death and loss and safely accompanies us through the ‘hell zones’ of deep suffering. Especially honored in Japan, Jizo (also known as ‘Earth Store’ or ‘Earth Womb’) brings to us the qualities of courage, fearlessness, and tenderness needed to enter into our experiences of grief and loss and to open our hearts to the mystery of life and death. This will be a…

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Discussion: Engaging in the world for the benefit of the world

February 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Panel discussion by sangha members.

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Morning Zazen

February 7 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

February 7 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

February 11 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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Discussion on Engaged Buddhism

February 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Engaged Buddhism is for everyone. Whether we engage in social action or simply make personal choices to do no harm, people of the Way are motivated to practice compassionate action. What are the ways that you take your practice off the cushion? 

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Morning Zazen

February 14 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

February 14 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Full Moon Ceremony

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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This ceremony is an affirmation of the vow to live for the benefit of all beings. In the Zen tradition we associate the full moon with the ideal of awakening.  All are welcome.

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Morning Zazen

February 21 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

February 21 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Dharma Talk by Rev. Myo Lahey

February 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Rev. Myo Lahey is Abbot at Hartford Street Zen Center in San Francisco and our guiding teacher. He has previously served as Practice Leader at Tassajara Zen Mountain Center. He is a Dharma heir of Tenshin Reb Anderson. Rev. Myo is available for individual practice discussion by appointment prior to our evening program.

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Morning Zazen

February 28 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

February 28 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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March 2019

One-day Sitting

March 2 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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One event on 04/06/2019 at 8:30am

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Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Practice Talk by John Wark

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Morning Zazen

March 7 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

March 7 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

March 11 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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Dharma Talk by So On Jim Hare

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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So On Jim Hare serves as Tanto, or head of practice. He lived in the San Francisco Zen Center community from 1980 to 1984, and was lay ordained by Tenshin Reb Anderson in 1985 and priest ordained by Myo Lahey in 2016. He served as Head Student at Green Gulch Farm Zen Center during the spring 2002 practice period.

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Morning Zazen

March 14 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

March 14 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Retreat Night

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Retreat Night offers an opportunity to settle into your meditation practice with three 25-minute periods of zazen, interspersed with walking meditation (kinhin). Turning the light inward, we explore the causes of suffering and what ends it. This invitation is extended to everyone.

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Morning Zazen

March 21 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

March 21 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

Find out more »

Dharma Talk by Rev. Myo Lahey

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Rev. Myo Lahey is Abbot at Hartford Street Zen Centerin San Francisco and our guiding teacher. He has previously served as Practice Leader at Tassajara Zen Mountain Center. He is a Dharma heir of Tenshin Reb Anderson. Rev. Myo is available for individual practice discussion by appointment prior to our evening program.

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Morning Zazen

March 28 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

March 28 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

Find out more »

April 2019

Morning Zazen

April 4 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

April 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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One-day Sitting, led by Mary Mocine

April 6 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Introduction to Zen Meditation

April 8 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

Find out more »

Morning Zazen

April 11 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

April 11 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

Find out more »

Morning Zazen

April 18 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

Find out more »

Morning Zazen

April 25 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

Find out more »

May 2019

Morning Zazen

May 2 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

May 2 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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One-day Sitting, led by Myo Lahey

May 4 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Morning Zazen

May 9 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

May 9 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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Morning Zazen

May 16 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

May 16 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Morning Zazen

May 23 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

May 23 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Morning Zazen

May 30 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

May 30 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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June 2019

Dharma Art Day – Calligraphy, led by Val Syzmanski

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Morning Zazen

June 6 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

June 6 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

June 10 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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Morning Zazen

June 13 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

June 13 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Morning Zazen

June 20 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

June 20 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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Morning Zazen

June 27 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/29/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 09/28/2017

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 12/28/2018

An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
+ Google Map

Every Thursday we offer two early morning sittings (6-6:30 & 6:40-7:10) followed by a brief service (7:10-7:20). Following service, you are invited to share a cup of tea or coffee before continuing with the rest of your day. Early morning zazen is the practice of Zen students everywhere. Before engaging in life's busy activity, we relax and wake up on the cushion. Come for all or part of the schedule. 6:00 Zazen 6:30 Kinhin (walking meditation) 6:40 Zazen 7:10 Service…

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Study Group

June 27 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating until 06/27/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Study is one of the pillars of Zen practice. Please join us every Thursday morning for our ongoing study group to discuss ancient and contemporary texts. Facilitated by Rev. So On Jim Hare. Current text: TBA Contact Rollin Ives (twl4148@gmail.com) for details.

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July 2019

Half-day Sitting, led by So On Jim Hare

July 6 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Sitting with Calm and Insight:  a half-day schedule of sitting and walking meditation, offered along with a Dharma talk by So On Jim Hare on the teachings of Shamata and Vipassana (Calming and Insight) from the Samdhinirmochana Sutra.  This will be a continuation of a Dharma talk that was given on September 10th, but it will stand on its own for people who did not attend that talk. Please bring a bag lunch if you would like to join us for…

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

July 8 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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August 2019

One-day Sitting

August 4 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Program to be announced.

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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September 2019

Introduction to Zen Meditation

September 9 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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October 2019

2-Day Sitting with Tenshin Reb Anderson

October 5 @ 9:00 am - October 6 @ 4:00 pm
Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Tenshin Reb Anderson was born in Mississippi, grew up in Minnesota, and left advanced study in mathematics and Western psychology to come to Zen Center in 1967. He practiced with Suzuki Roshi, who ordained him as a priest in 1970 and gave him the name Tenshin Zenki ("Naturally Real, The Whole Works"). He received dharma transmission in 1983 and served as abbot of San Francisco Zen Center's three training centers (City Center, Green Gulch Farm, and Tassajara Zen Mountain Center)…

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

October 14 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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November 2019

Half-day Sitting, led by So On Jim Hare

November 2 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on 01/05/2019 at 8:30am

One event on 07/06/2019 at 8:30am

One event on 11/02/2019 at 8:30am

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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Sitting with Calm and Insight:  a half-day schedule of sitting and walking meditation, offered along with a Dharma talk by So On Jim Hare on the teachings of Shamata and Vipassana (Calming and Insight) from the Samdhinirmochana Sutra.  This will be a continuation of a Dharma talk that was given on September 10th, but it will stand on its own for people who did not attend that talk. Please bring a bag lunch if you would like to join us for…

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Introduction to Zen Meditation

November 11 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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December 2019

Introduction to Zen Meditation

December 9 @ 6:00 pm - 6:40 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until 12/09/2019

Sacramento Dharma Center, 3111 Wissemann Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826 United States
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For those who are new to Zen meditation, we offer this 40-minute introduction to our forms of practice on the second Monday every month.

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