Berkeley Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
6:15 – 7:30am 6:15 – 7:30am 6:15 – 7:30am 6:15 – 7:30am 6:15 – 7:30am 7–9am (Interviews w/ Zen Master Bon Seong) 9:30 - 11:30am
7:00–8:10pm 7:00–8:10pm 7:00–9:00pm Beginners Night: instruction and Q&A 7:00–8:10pm No Evening Practice No Evening Practice No Evening Practice

There will be no morning practice Sunday, September 24th. Morning practice sessions begin with 108 prostrations (15 minutes), then the Morning Bell Chant (20 minutes) and finally a 30-minute sitting period. Evening sessions consist of 4 chants and one sitting period, except Wednesdays which include and introduction to Zen meditation, sitting, two chants, Dharma talk, and Q&A. Most Saturday mornings include private kong-an (koan) interviews with Zen Master Bon Soeng or a guest teacher in the Kwan Um School of Zen. All practice sessions are free and open to all, regardless of experience level or personal faith.


Santa Clara Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

10:00 - 11:30am*


*Kong-an interviews with Jason Quinn, JDPSN every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month.


Monterey Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

7:00 - 8:45am*

*Weekly Saturday morning Zen practice is held from 7:00 am until 8:45 am at the One Point Center which is part of Aikido of Monterey. Every month there is an extended Zen meditation practice from 11:45 am until 1:00 pm. The schedule can be found on the Aikido of Monterey website Events page.


Boise, Idaho Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

7:00–8:30pm