• All welcome to Sunday morning program. Masks required indoors and outdoors. Seating in the zendo for 30; others can sit outside on the engawa.

  • Wednesday nights in the fall will include classes on Foundational Teachings of Buddhism.

  • Members meditating in zendo

    Retreats coming up in September include Beginner’s Day, The Space Between, and Three Robes 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

Sep
26
Sun
8:30 am Sunday Morning Program
Sunday Morning Program
Sep 26 @ 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 raised to 50 people,... Read more »
Sep
29
Wed
5:30 am Ango Morning Program
Ango Morning Program
Sep 29 @ 5:30 am – 7:45 am
During the Fall Ango term (September 1 through December 12), we increase our zazen time by starting zazen an hour earlier. The service is... Read more »
7:00 pm Service and Zazen
Service and Zazen
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Wednesday evenings before class we have a brief recited service and 30 minutes of zazen. 7-7:10pm Evening Service  Fukanzazengi 7:10-7:40 Zazen Join Zoom Meeting... Read more »
7:45 pm Foundational Teachings Wednesday...
Foundational Teachings Wednesday...
Sep 29 @ 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Wednesday night classes focus on Buddhadharma (Buddhist teaching), particularly from the Soto Zen perspective. This annual class looks at Buddhism’s foundational teachings, covering things... Read more »
Sep
30
Thu
5:30 am Ango Morning Program
Ango Morning Program
Sep 30 @ 5:30 am – 7:45 am
During the Fall Ango term (September 1 through December 12), we increase our zazen time by starting zazen an hour earlier. The service is... Read more »
7:00 pm Starting a Practice
Starting a Practice
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Starting a Practice workshop offers a way to cultivate insight by looking at our own actions in the light of the Buddhist Precepts. We also look... Read more »

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