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

Apr
12
Mon
7:00 pm Denkoe Sesshin
Denkoe Sesshin
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 18 @ 7:45 am
Each year we study a chapter of the Denkoroku as a way of honoring and learning from our ancestors. This is an in-person and... Read more »
Apr
18
Sun
8:30 am Sunday Morning Program
Sunday Morning Program
Apr 18 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Sunday Morning Schedule: 8:30am Zazen (sanzen) 9-9:10 Kinhin (slow walking meditation) 9:10 Zazen (sanzen continues) 9:40am Chanting service 10:30am Announcements/Dharma Talk Note: Some Sunday... Read more »
Apr
21
Wed
5:30 am Ango Morning Zazen and Service
Ango Morning Zazen and Service
Apr 21 @ 5:30 am – 7:45 am
Our Ango Morning Service and Zazen is available in person and on Zoom.   During the Spring Ango term (March 1-May 31), we increase our... Read more »
7:00 pm Evening Service and Zazen
Evening Service and Zazen
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
We begin with a recitation of the Fukanzazengi at 7pm, and then sit zazen for 30 minutes until 7:40pm. This is followed by an... Read more »
7:45 pm Wednesday Class – Shantideva – T...
Wednesday Class – Shantideva – T...
Apr 21 @ 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
It was bold and transformative when written around 700 C.E., yet fiercely practical and usable today. The Way of the Bodhisattva describes the process... Read more »
Apr
22
Thu
5:30 am Ango Morning Zazen and Service
Ango Morning Zazen and Service
Apr 22 @ 5:30 am – 7:45 am
Our Ango Morning Service and Zazen is available in person and on Zoom.   During the Spring Ango term (March 1-May 31), we increase our... Read more »

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