Pacific Zen Institute Live on YouTube

PZI is happy to be able to offer free dharma talks, streamed on YouTube, regularly.
First Mondays: John Tarrant
Third Mondays: Rachel Boughton
Third Wednesdays in Rockridge : David Weinstein

Taking the Role of Host – A message on giving from John tarrant

We are re-imagining Zen, here at PZI. We are temples, a library, conversations and writings, we are a vessel for waking up. As with most non-profit organizations, we give away all we make and quite a bit more.

The Sound of Bells Makes a Path Meditation & Teaching with Rachel Boughton 

12/31 – 7-9pm Join us at the zendo for 108 bells and meditation, for hot cider and other people and sharing of the old year becoming the new one.

The Hands and Eyes of Great Mercy in the New Year -Meditation & Talk John Tarrant Live Streamed

Monday 1/7, 7-9pm -All the little moments of seeing into life, the gifts that come to us when we were not looking, they are the touches of mercy.

Alive and Kicking – Meditation & Teaching with Chris Gaffney (YouTube live too)

MONDAY Nov. 19th 7-9pm I’m still evacuated from my home, or from where my home used to be, as the Camp Fire burned over the ridge where I live. I will know more soon.

What is KALPA?

With KALPA you get to have a Zen teacher in your pocket, a way of seeing things differently, of noticing how something difficult or tedious or confusing may be all right just as it is. $10.per month helps us keep the archive refreshed with new material.

Welcome to the Santa Rosa Creek Zen Center

YES, You Are in the right place! We’ve changed our website but -this is still the original location of the Pacific Zen Institute. It is conveniently located in downtown Santa Rosa, CA with a lush view of Santa Rosa Creek. You are always welcome here.