PSZC

Join us for one of our services at the Zendo: 15401 Westside Highway, Vashon. Feel free to come 10 minutes early for instruction, or just jump right in.

  • Sunday Service: 10:00am-12pm
    Early Sunday Sit: 8:30-9:30am
  • Monday & Friday: 6:30-7:30am
  • Monday Evening: 7:00-8:45pm
  • Wednesday Evening: 7:00-8:30pm
  • Saturday: 8:00-9:30am at the Land
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SUNDAY SERVICES: 10:00am-12:00pm
EARLY SUNDAY: 8:30am-9:30am
MONDAY: 7:00-8:45pm
WEDNESDAY: 7:00-8:30pm
MONDAY & FRIDAY: 6:30-7:30am
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Events

An overview of upcoming events

Spring Sesshin – The Six Paramitas

April 16 – April 21

Recharge your practice at this formal retreat in the Rinzai tradition. There will be seated and walking meditation, chanting, dharma talks, silent walks through the woods, and optional interviews with teachers Abbot, Koshin Chris Cain and Genko Kathy Blackman.

Artist Mind – Zen Mind

May 10 – May 11

Arts and Crafts Show at VCA. The work of about 25 well-known Vashon artists and craftspeople will be featured and available for purchase. On Friday, May 10 at 7:00 PM there will be a panel discussion on the subject of “Artists Mind – Zen Mind”. The panelists – Pam Ingalls, Bruce Morser, and Alex Echevarria – will describe the process by which they each create their art.

Day Sit

July 13 | 8:30am – 4:45pm

Join us for a full day of summertime meditation. The sit includes periods of walking and seated meditation, a dharma talk, and lunch. Cushions and chairs will be provided. A chance to sink into your practice in the warmth of the summer.

Fall Sesshin

October 17-20

Dive deep into your practice at this formal retreat in the Rinzai tradition. There will be seated and walking meditation, chanting, dharma talks, silent walks through the woods, and optional interviews with our Abbot, Koshin Chris Cain.

Half Day Sits

February 10/ March 10/ April 14

Please join us for all or part of a half-day sit built around our regular Sunday service. There is no charge, no need to register and no need to stay for the entire time. Feel free to come and go as you please. Half day sits generally occur on the second Sunday of each month and begin at 7AM.