• All welcome to Sunday morning program. Masks required indoors and outdoors. Seating in the zendo for 30; outdoor seating for overflow on the engawa.

  • Wednesday nights for fall are finished. Precepts classes begin in January.

  • Members meditating in zendo

    Rohatsu Retreat registration is open now.

Dharma Rain Zen Center

Dharma Rain Zen Center is a Soto Zen Buddhist community dedicated to supporting each other in the practice of meditation and the study of Buddhist teachings. Our shared intention is to cultivate compassion, love, and wisdom in our own lives and in the larger community in which we live.

Online/In Person Events

Dec
12
Sun
8:30 am Sunday Morning Program
Sunday Morning Program
Dec 12 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Following revised guidelines from the CDC and OHA, we no longer require pre-registration for Sundays. The attendance cap has been lowered to 30 people,... Read more »
Dec
15
Wed
7:00 pm Wednesday Evening Double Sit
Wednesday Evening Double Sit
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
There is no regular Wednesday class, so we sit on this schedule. 7-7:10pm Evening Service (Fukanzazengi) 7:10-7:40pm Zazen 7:40-7:50pm Kinhin (slow walking meditation) 7:50-8:20pm... Read more »
Dec
18
Sat
1:30 pm Intro to Zen Meditation
Intro to Zen Meditation
Dec 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The Introduction to Zen Meditation workshop is designed for complete beginners, but it is also recommended for anyone who has not received instruction in... Read more »
Dec
19
Sun
8:30 am Sunday Morning Program
Sunday Morning Program
Dec 19 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Following revised guidelines from the CDC and OHA, we no longer require pre-registration for Sundays. The attendance cap has been lowered to 30 people,... Read more »
Dec
31
Fri
10:30 pm New Year’s Eve
New Year’s Eve
Dec 31 2021 @ 10:30 pm – Jan 1 2022 @ 12:15 am
Each year we do a celebration of the new year, and this year is no exception. Details are still being worked out, but the... Read more »
10:30 pm New Year’s Eve Celebration
New Year’s Eve Celebration
Dec 31 2021 @ 10:30 pm – Jan 1 2022 @ 12:15 am
Join us for an annual celebration for the new year. Details still being worked out, but plans so far include writing year-end death poems,... Read more »

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