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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* Bodhi Fun-raising RetreatBodhi Fun-raising Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

Make heartfelt connections with friends old and new as we join in the center's morning Zen Practice, unwind with yoga, breathwork, sacred touch, group ceremony and dancing. Click here to register.

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* Bodhi Fun-raising RetreatBodhi Fun-raising Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

Make heartfelt connections with friends old and new as we join in the center's morning Zen Practice, unwind with yoga, breathwork, sacred touch, group ceremony and dancing. Click here to register.

* Fun-raising GalaFun-raising Gala

Time: 6:00 pm

Please visit the Bodhi Manda Zen Center for an evening of music, fine food and festivities, brought to you by the BMZC Board of Trustees and members of the GBQT community who have organized the gala as part of a fundraising retreat. Your contribution toward the event will help with a major effort to raise money for repairs and expansion of the Center’s facilities and programs. To learn more about the party and the Bodhi Fun-Raising Retreat, click here.

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* Bodhi Fun-raising RetreatBodhi Fun-raising Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

Make heartfelt connections with friends old and new as we join in the center's morning Zen Practice, unwind with yoga, breathwork, sacred touch, group ceremony and dancing. Click here to register.

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* Bodhi Fun-raising RetreatBodhi Fun-raising Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

Make heartfelt connections with friends old and new as we join in the center's morning Zen Practice, unwind with yoga, breathwork, sacred touch, group ceremony and dancing. Click here to register.

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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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* Lotus Sutra Meditation RetreatLotus Sutra Meditation Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

In this 5-day meditation retreat, Aparna will share the teachings of this exquisite discourse on the truly great adventure of self-reformation. To register, please click here for more information.

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* Lotus Sutra Meditation RetreatLotus Sutra Meditation Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

In this 5-day meditation retreat, Aparna will share the teachings of this exquisite discourse on the truly great adventure of self-reformation. To register, please click here for more information.

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* Lotus Sutra Meditation RetreatLotus Sutra Meditation Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

In this 5-day meditation retreat, Aparna will share the teachings of this exquisite discourse on the truly great adventure of self-reformation. To register, please click here for more information.

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* Lotus Sutra Meditation RetreatLotus Sutra Meditation Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

In this 5-day meditation retreat, Aparna will share the teachings of this exquisite discourse on the truly great adventure of self-reformation. To register, please click here for more information.

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* Lotus Sutra Meditation RetreatLotus Sutra Meditation Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

In this 5-day meditation retreat, Aparna will share the teachings of this exquisite discourse on the truly great adventure of self-reformation. To register, please click here for more information.

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* Introduction to Zen MeditationIntroduction to Zen Meditation

Time: 4:00 pm

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

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* Zazenkai Zazenkai

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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* Zazenkai Zazenkai

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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* Zazenkai Zazenkai

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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* Kyudo Private RetreatKyudo Private Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

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

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* Kyudo Private RetreatKyudo Private Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

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

* Introduction to Zen MeditationIntroduction to Zen Meditation

Time: 4:00 pm

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

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* Kyudo Private RetreatKyudo Private Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

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

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* Kyudo Private RetreatKyudo Private Retreat

Time: 10:00 am

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

 
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