Our Director

Jiun Hosen, OsHosen_Rangerho,  is the current and long-term Shika (resident director). Having begun her training with Joshu Sasaki Roshi in 1979, she has been residing at The Bodhi since 1980. Ordained as a Zen nun at Bodhi Manda Zen Center on April 30, 1983, she received the “Suijishiki” ceremony that recognized her as an Osho (Zen priest) at the Rinzai-ji Zen Center in Los Angeles, California on July 21, 1988, and has been director of Bodhi Manda since 1989.