Smashing Flower (Flour) Mountain Meditation & Teaching with Rachel Boughton

Sunday  Jun. 16th, 10:30 - 12 
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

“The true person of no rank has 6 arms and 3 heads and she is working furiously, smashing Flower Mountain in two with a single blow!”

Separated with Rachel Boughton

Monday, Jun.17th, 7-9pm
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

This is something that happens. We have the capacity to split ourselves like that and sometimes we do, in large or small ways. Sometimes it’s required, sometimes it’s convenient, sometimes it happens by accident or by violence.

It Moved! – Meditation & Teaching with Rachel Boughton

Sunday  Jun. 9th, 10:30 - 12
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

Water moves around a lot. The average water molecule will stay in the air for about 9 days. In a large lake, maybe 100 years. In a deep underground aquifer, it will be around perhaps 1000 years

Are You Awake? Meditation & Dharma Talk with Rachel Boughton

Monday, Jun.10th, 7-9pm
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

I keep noticing the way my attention slips in and out of what’s going on in the outside world, or inside myself. Reality is so vast, my piece of it is just what I notice.

The Road Unexpected Meditation & Teaching with Rachel Boughton

Sunday  June 2nd, 10:30 - 12
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

Koan: Go straight on a narrow mountain road with 99 curves. There’s a feeling in my […]

Impossible Tasks Meditation & Dharma Talk John Tarrant 

MONDAY June 3, 2019 7-9pm
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

Live talk – Some koans give us impossible tasks like the ones in fairy tales. We can’t deal with them out of what we already know and they help us notice that everything that we love comes out of the dark of not knowing. We are immersed in our lives.

Beneath the Dust 1/2 Day Meditation & Teaching with Jon Joseph

Sunday May 26th, 9-2pm 
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

Sometimes in Zen, we think what we need to awaken is greater confidence, or better conditions. What we really need is greater faith. Faith in ourselves, faith in the process.

The Map to Vast and Boundless with Rachel Boughton & Chris Gaffney 

Monday, May 27th, 7-9pm 
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

What happens when you realize the way to what’s vast and boundless is just to look into your own mind? What happens when you realize your knowledge, or lack of it, is an idle concern?

Perfectly Here – with Orlando O’Shea

Sunday May 19th, 10:30-12pm
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

If we are conscious of it, we can see that we are all awakening into the present moment!

Footsteps of Desire – Community Night with D Allen

Monday, May 20th, Community Night 7-9pm
SRCZC
Santa Rosa, CA

What’s your experience of longing? When and where do you feel it in yourself, and where does it take you?