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

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 also include a Dharma talk, open Q&A, and introduction to Zen meditation. 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.


Boise, Idaho Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

7:00–8:30pm