Losing and Finding Your Soul

A One-Day Retreat with Rachel Boughton Roshi and David Weinstein RoshiSanta Rosa Creek Zen Center – Saturday November 19th, 9:30am-4:30pm
T’sien was …


Not Knowing is Most Intimate: Zen and Our Journey Through Life

A Half-Day Meditation Workshop with Jesse Cardin, Sensei
December 3rd
San Antonio, Texas
Everyone wants to know.

Ahkmatova by Altman

How To Welcome the End of the World

What is the best response to difficult and uncertain times? Welcome.
John Tarrant offered 10 Zen pointers on the practice of …


On Creativity and Contemplative Practice: An Interview with John Tarrant

Jane Kolleeny of the Garrison Institute recently sat down on film with John Tarrant to discuss the approach to creativity, koans, …


Standing at the Blue Cliff: The Enlightenment Talks

Pacific Zen Institute presents a limited edition DVD offer – scenes from an extraordinary retreat with two Zen masters, and a chance …

"Sweet Creek Falls in Autumn" by David Putzier

Golden Wind:  An Autumn Zen Retreat near Roseburg, Oregon

November 3-6, 2016.
A student once asked, ‘How is it when the tree withers and the leaves fall? Yunmen replied, ‘Body …

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Introducing Uncertainty Club

A magazine of Zen and the arts from the Pacific Zen Institute
Fresh from the Pacific Zen Institute’s long-running project on …