Weekly Practice Schedule
Morning practice sessions begin with 108 prostrations, then the Morning Bell Chant and ending with a 30-minute sitting period. Evenings consist of 4 chants and one sitting period. Wednesday evenings include a Dharma talk and introduction to Zen meditation. Monday mid-day practice has one sitting period, 2 chants, and an informal discussion. 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.
|6:15 – 7:30am 11:00am – 12p||6:15 – 7:30am||6:15 – 7:30am||6:15 – 7:30am||6:15 – 7:30am||7–9am (Interviews w/ Zen Master Bon Seong)||7:00 - 8:15am|
|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|
Santa Clara Schedule
||10:00 - 11:30am*||7:00–8:30pm Kong-an Interviews||7:00–8:00pm|
*Kong-an interviews every first Sunday of the month. (No interviews October 4th.)