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ZCF schedules many events throughout the year, including extended meditation retreats.
Please check this page for information.

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Zen 101: Learn to Meditate

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:00 to 7:30 PM Meditation instruction, overview of Zen practice, questions and answers Suggested donation: $10, but all are welcome, regardless of ability …

Continue Reading »

Oxherding_pictures,_No._4

Zen Lecture Series

#7:  Zen Precepts and the Eight-Fold Path Sunday, September 7, 2014 4:00 to 5:30 PM     This lecture is part of a monthly series, open to …

Continue Reading »

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Extended Sitting Day

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

dewdrop

Zen 101: Learn to Meditate

07.29.2014  |  No Comments ››

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:00 to 7:30 PM Meditation instruction, overview of Zen practice, questions and answers Suggested donation: $10, but all are welcome, regardless of ability …

Continue Reading »

Oxherding_pictures,_No._4

Zen Lecture Series

07.27.2014  |  No Comments ››

#7:  Zen Precepts and the Eight-Fold Path Sunday, September 7, 2014 4:00 to 5:30 PM     This lecture is part of a monthly series, open to …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

05.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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First Home Page Post

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dewdrop

Zen 101: Learn to Meditate

07.29.2014  |  No Comments ››

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:00 to 7:30 PM Meditation instruction, overview of Zen practice, questions and answers Suggested donation: $10, but all are welcome, regardless of ability …

Continue Reading »

Oxherding_pictures,_No._4

Zen Lecture Series

07.27.2014  |  No Comments ››

#7:  Zen Precepts and the Eight-Fold Path Sunday, September 7, 2014 4:00 to 5:30 PM     This lecture is part of a monthly series, open to …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

05.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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First Home Page Post

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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dewdrop

Zen 101: Learn to Meditate

07.29.2014  |  No Comments ››

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:00 to 7:30 PM Meditation instruction, overview of Zen practice, questions and answers Suggested donation: $10, but all are welcome, regardless of ability …

Continue Reading »

Oxherding_pictures,_No._4

Zen Lecture Series

07.27.2014  |  No Comments ››

#7:  Zen Precepts and the Eight-Fold Path Sunday, September 7, 2014 4:00 to 5:30 PM     This lecture is part of a monthly series, open to …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

05.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Home Page Post 3

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

consectetur, adipisci velit, sed quia non numquam eius modi tempora incidunt ut labore et dolore magnam aliquam quaerat voluptatem. Ut enim ad minima veniam, quis nostrum exercitationem …

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Home Page Post 2

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First Home Page Post

12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae …

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dewdrop

Zen 101: Learn to Meditate

07.29.2014  |  No Comments ››

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:00 to 7:30 PM Meditation instruction, overview of Zen practice, questions and answers Suggested donation: $10, but all are welcome, regardless of ability …

Continue Reading »

Oxherding_pictures,_No._4

Zen Lecture Series

07.27.2014  |  No Comments ››

#7:  Zen Precepts and the Eight-Fold Path Sunday, September 7, 2014 4:00 to 5:30 PM     This lecture is part of a monthly series, open to …

Continue Reading »

Peter 2

Extended Sitting Day

05.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson

2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

11.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths1

Seijiki Celebration

10.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

Continue Reading »

FourNobleTruths2

Four Truths and a Path

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

06.06.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

05.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

Continue Reading »

Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

04.19.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

04.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

Continue Reading »

Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

03.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

02.20.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

01.14.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

01.02.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Everyone welcome at ZCF

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

Continue Reading »

leaf

ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

Continue Reading »

leaf

Zen is alive and well in Fresno

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

Continue Reading »

Zen Women

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

Grace Schireson on facebook

12.05.2012  |  Comments Off

Continue Reading »

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12.03.2012  |  Comments Off

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Zen 101: Learn to Meditate

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:00 to 7:30 PM Meditation instruction, overview of Zen practice, questions and answers Suggested donation: $10, but all are welcome, regardless of ability …

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Zen Lecture Series

07.27.2014  |  No Comments ››

#7:  Zen Precepts and the Eight-Fold Path Sunday, September 7, 2014 4:00 to 5:30 PM     This lecture is part of a monthly series, open to …

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Extended Sitting Day

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Saturday, September 13, 2014 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Led by Rev. Kuzan Peter Schireson     The usual Saturday morning program will be followed by an …

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2014 New Year’s Zen Retreat

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Central Valley Zen Foundation announces the annual New Year’s Retreat at Empty Nest Zendo  from  Saturday, December 28, 2013 to  Wednesday, January 1, 2014. The retreat will …

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Seijiki Celebration

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  Seijiki* Celebration Monday, October 28, 2013 6:30 pm *Buddhist Halloween Please come in Halloween costume, and bring along children and noisemakers. We will honor our ancestors, …

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Four Truths and a Path

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  Four Truths and a Path Essential Buddhist Teachings for Meditators   A class for beginning or continuing meditators Taught by ordained Zen priests in the lineage …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday June 8

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Rev. Myogo Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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“Home-leaving” is a Buddhist term used to describe a decision to take up monastic life. One aspect of this idea is that you give up your family …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 25

05.23.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

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Saturday, May 18th – Extended sitting

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Peter Schireson will lead an extended day, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning 9-11 schedule will be followed as usual. If you’re coming for the …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 11

05.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

Brian Emo will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday May 4

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Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and discussion

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Zen Center of Fresno will be closed Saturday April 27

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This is the weekend of our annual Spring retreat, to be held at Empty Nest Zendo in North Fork. The next Saturday session will be held on …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 13

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Brian Emo will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday April 6

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Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk: Saturday, March 23

03.22.2013  |  No Comments ››

Peter Schireson will lead the session

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Extended sitting – Saturday March 16

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We will meet for our regular morning session from 9-11, after which those who’ve signed up will stay for an extended sitting, including bag lunch, until 3 …

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 9

03.09.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning March 2

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Rev. Soshin Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning, February 23

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Rev. Alice Tulloch will lead the morning session

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 26

01.17.2013  |  No Comments ››

Rev. Mary-Allen Macneil will lead the morning session.

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Zen meditation and talk, Saturday morning January 19

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Rev. Bruce Jewell will lead the morning session.

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Zen meditation and talk – Saturday morning, January 5th

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Peter Schireson will lead the sitting and give a talk on Saturday morning, January 5th. The session will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 11. Anyone …

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Zen Center of Fresno – Background

12.06.2012  |  Comments Off

ZCF is established under the umbrella of Central Valley Zen Foundation, a non-profit organization. Myoan Grace Schireson and Kuzan Peter Schireson – Dharma heirs in the Suzuki …

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Everyone welcome at ZCF

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ZCF and its members are dedicated to the teaching and practice of Zen Buddhist meditation and Zen as a path to living an awakened, compassionate, useful, and …

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ZCF Open House – 12/8/12 from 2-4 pm

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On Saturday, December 8, 2012,  Zen Center of Fresno  will celebrate ZCF’s opening (which also happens to be the Buddha’s Day of Enlightenment), by holding an open …

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Zen is alive and well in Fresno

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Saturday, December 8, 2012, marks the opening of the Zen Center of Fresno (ZCF) at 922 North Van Ness in the Tower District. ZCF and its members …

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Zen Women

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The blog of Myoan Grace Schireson on Sweeping Zen

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Grace Schireson on facebook

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