The Center’s daily hours of operation are Wednesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The center is closed on Monday and Tuesday.

The Center’s year-long schedule is as follows, and more details can be viewed in the monthly calendar further below:

  • Spring (April, May) & Fall (October, November): Our guesthouse is not opened to the public during this time due to monastic training. Daily practice, monthly Zazenkai, full moon meditation and the 7-day meditation retreat take place as usual.
  • Rest of the year: The guesthouse is opened to the public and the facility is available for other groups to rent for their events. Daily practice, monthly Zazenkai, full moon meditation and the 7-day meditation retreat take place as usual.

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* The Long Search SeriesThe Long Search Series

Time: 7:00 pm

Join us in the conference room for a weekly viewing and discussion of "The Long Search," "the most acclaimed religious philosophy series ever made." See Community Events page for schedule and further description.

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* Introduction to Zen MeditationIntroduction to Zen Meditation

Time: 4:00 pm

he program includes several periods of zazen (sitting meditation), a Dharma talk. Sitting instruction is available for newcomers.

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* Insight Meditation RetreatInsight Meditation Retreat

Time: 9:00 am

This is a private retreat. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* Insight Meditation RetreatInsight Meditation Retreat

Time: 9:00 am

This is a private retreat. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* Insight Meditation RetreatInsight Meditation Retreat

Time: 9:00 am

This is a private retreat. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* Full Moon SitFull Moon Sit

Time: 7:00 pm

Zazen begins at 7 p.m., watching the full moon rise from the Zen garden. Includes dinner and use of hot springs. Contact the Zen Center for reservations.

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* Introduction to Zen MeditationIntroduction to Zen Meditation

Time: 4:00 pm

he program includes several periods of zazen (sitting meditation), a Dharma talk. Sitting instruction is available for newcomers.

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* Buddha's BirthdayBuddha's Birthday

Time: 11:00 am

Join us at Sutra Hall for Buddha's Birthday ceremony. The event will be followed by a delicious lunch at Dining Hall.

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* Bodhi Book ClubBodhi Book Club

Time: 7:00 pm

What inescapable situation are humans faced with and how does Buddhism help confront it? Why is the maximization of choice a “form of bondage”? Explore these questions and others at the inaugural meeting of the Bodhi Manda Zen Center Book Club.

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* Introduction to Zen MeditationIntroduction to Zen Meditation

Time: 4:00 pm

he program includes several periods of zazen (sitting meditation), a Dharma talk. Sitting instruction is available for newcomers.

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* ZazenkaiZazenkai

Time: 6:00 pm

Once a month, weekend Zazen meditation retreats are held starting 6 p.m. on a Friday and continuing until Sunday afternoon. Suggested donation is 0 ( for members).

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* ZazenkaiZazenkai

Time: 6:00 pm

Once a month, weekend Zazen meditation retreats are held starting 6 p.m. on a Friday and continuing until Sunday afternoon. Suggested donation is 0 ( for members).

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* 5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat

Time: 6:00 pm

This retreat will be guided by Jiun Hosen Osho, abbess of Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

* ZazenkaiZazenkai

Time: 6:00 pm

Once a month, weekend Zazen meditation retreats are held starting 6 p.m. on a Friday and continuing until Sunday afternoon. Suggested donation is 0 ( for members).

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* 5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat

Time: 6:00 pm

This retreat will be guided by Jiun Hosen Osho, abbess of Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* 5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat

Time: 6:00 pm

This retreat will be guided by Jiun Hosen Osho, abbess of Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* 5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat

Time: 6:00 pm

This retreat will be guided by Jiun Hosen Osho, abbess of Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

* Bodhi Book ClubBodhi Book Club

Time: 7:00 pm

What inescapable situation are humans faced with and how does Buddhism help confront it? Why is the maximization of choice a “form of bondage”? Explore these questions and others at the inaugural meeting of the Bodhi Manda Zen Center Book Club.

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* 5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat

Time: 6:00 pm

This retreat will be guided by Jiun Hosen Osho, abbess of Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* 5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat5-Days Zen Meditation Retreat

Time: 6:00 pm

This retreat will be guided by Jiun Hosen Osho, abbess of Bodhi Manda Zen Center. The Zen Center will be closed to other public activities during this event.

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* Bodhi Book ClubBodhi Book Club

Time: 7:00 pm

What inescapable situation are humans faced with and how does Buddhism help confront it? Why is the maximization of choice a “form of bondage”? Explore these questions and others at the inaugural meeting of the Bodhi Manda Zen Center Book Club.

       
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