Join the sangha in welcoming David Dae An Rynick Roshi , Boundless Way Zen (Worcester, MA) author of This Truth Never Fails to Red Cedar Zen this Saturday.
Tim read from David's new book of essays recently in his talk Practical Work with the Mind and we all enjoyed David's teachings quite a bit.
More information about David is available at his website.
Zen in Bellingham is our once a month public program offered, usually on the first Saturday of every month, from 9:30am - Noon. The community is warmly invited to join us for a moment of Zen with plenty of instruction and support. A little bit of each element of a Zen meditation meeting is offered with a introduction to meditation available to everyone coming early.
Feel free to arrive at 9:30am for meditation instruction, 10am for meditation, or 10:30am for the talk. No pre-registration needed. Free event, donations to the teacher invited.
9:30am meditation instruction
10:00am zazen (sitting meditation) - arrive 9:50 for meditation
10:30am kinhin (walking meditation) - arrive for Dharma Talk
10:40am Dharma Talk & Discussion
11:30am Service (chanting and bowing ritual)
11:50am Tea & Cookies About noon: close.
Marti Bartlett is our Ino (zendo coordinator) and primary organizer for the Zen in Bellingham program. If you have ideas for speakers or are willing to help with setup or offering zazen instruction (training is available) please contact her at email@example.com.
And note that our 6am-8:30am every Saturday morning meditation program continues every Saturday morning. On the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month a potluck breakfast continues until 9am. Participation in both early morning and Zen in Bellingham on those 1st Saturdays is an option!