Being a Buddha
Zen master Bankei said, “Rather than trying to become a buddha, nothing could be simpler than taking the shortcut of remaining a buddha!”
We are that which we long for. In the original spirit of Zen, we focus on direct experience. We recognize that we are, already, the Buddha.
8:30am Zazen (walking meditation, with optional sanzen)
9:40 Short Morning Service, Kyogen Memorial
10:10 Break and announcements
10:30 Being a Buddha
11:45 Informal Community Lunch – All invited.