• All welcome to Sunday morning program. Masks required indoors, along with proof of vaccination OR a negative test within 48 hours. Seating in the zendo now up to 45.

  • During the summer, Wednesday night classes alternate between discussions and double periods of zazen.

  • Members meditating in zendo

    Our next major retreat will be Genzo-e, September 6-10. Registration to open soon.

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

Aug
10
Wed
6:30 am Weekday Morning Program
Weekday Morning Program
Aug 10 @ 6:30 am – 7:45 am
During summer term and winter term, we offer open morning zazen from 6:30 to 7:30, followed by a short chanting service. All is open... Read more »
Aug
11
Thu
6:30 am Weekday Morning Program
Weekday Morning Program
Aug 11 @ 6:30 am – 7:45 am
During summer term and winter term, we offer open morning zazen from 6:30 to 7:30, followed by a short chanting service. All is open... Read more »
Aug
12
Fri
6:30 am Weekday Morning Program
Weekday Morning Program
Aug 12 @ 6:30 am – 7:45 am
During summer term and winter term, we offer open morning zazen from 6:30 to 7:30, followed by a short chanting service. All is open... Read more »
Aug
13
Sat
6:30 am Weekday Morning Program
Weekday Morning Program
Aug 13 @ 6:30 am – 7:45 am
During summer term and winter term, we offer open morning zazen from 6:30 to 7:30, followed by a short chanting service. All is open... Read more »
Aug
14
Sun
8:30 am Sunday Morning Program
Sunday Morning Program
Aug 14 @ 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 »
Aug
17
Wed
6:30 am Weekday Morning Program
Weekday Morning Program
Aug 17 @ 6:30 am – 7:45 am
During summer term and winter term, we offer open morning zazen from 6:30 to 7:30, followed by a short chanting service. All is open... Read more »

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