New at Pacific Zen Institute


The PZI Monthly Newsletter Archive

We’ve started a monthly newsletter. Each issue has material about what’s up, bits of dharma, something by John Tarrant, and pieces by other teachers and students. We’re excited about this. Here’s the archive.


Original Face – A Daylong Zen & Art Retreat with Corey Hitchcock & Chris Gaffney

Sat. March 21, 10am-5pm
Sky Creek Dharma Center
Chico, CA


The Journey To Awakening: Meditating with Zen Stories and Myths, with John Tarrant

May 8-10, 2020
Garrison Institute
Garrison, NY


Summer Long Retreat – Sesshin 2020

June 15-21, 2020
Santa Sabina Center
San Rafael, CA


Australia is Burning – John Tarrant’s Audio Talk, Winter Sesshin 2020

John Tarrant introduces the Queensland Magpie singing fire sirens and walks us through the ancient forests he knew as a child. How do we live the life we live in the face of this vast change? What is this?


The Woman Who Led Two Lives: An Open Mind Retreat

March 19-22, 2020
Bolinas, CA

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