August 2019 Sitting Schedule

8/4 – This week’s dharma talk will be given by Jen.

8/10 – Our sister sangha ZCB/Clare Sangha will be hosting a zazenkai in Lutherville, MD. Please see the email sent on July 17th for details.

8/11 – Nick will be delivering this week’s talk.

8/18 – Kaigetsu will be giving a dharma talk in the ongoing series “Something about Zen”.

8/24 – We will host a zazenkai starting at 10am until 4:30pm. Doors open at 9:30 and again at 1:30 for lunch and 1/2 day. Please respond to this email to register. Dana is recommended but not required.

8/25 – No sitting due to the previous day’s zazenkai.


The Zen cure for meditation drowsiness.



The wise person strives to no goal,
but the foolish person fetters themseves.
There is one Dharma, not many;
distinctions arise from the clinging needs of the ignorant.
To seek Mind with discriminating mind

is the greatest of all mistakes.
from the Hsin Hsin Ming
 Chien-chih Seng-ts'an 
Third Zen Patriarch