10th A Day of Zazen: One Day of Sitting Meditation 7:10a-5p
12th Board Meeting 7:30pm
14, 21, 28, Sep 4, 11 - Introduction to Zen Meditation 7:30pm
17th Fujinkai Meeting 10am
JIZO-BON & Monthly Service & Memorial 11am
31st Dr. Kato’s Buddhism Lecture in Japanese 10am
A DAY OF ZAZEN: One Day of Sitting Meditation
The Zazenkai holds One Day sitting, “A Day of Zazen” almost every month. It will
be from 7:10am to 4:40 pm, include 8 periods of zazen, a Dharma talk by Daigaku Sokan,
breakfast, lunch and a question period. Please see the flyer for the dates and detailed
schedule for 2014. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are planning to attend.
56TH OBON CARNIVAL - July 12&13th
Zenshuji Obon Carnival is on July 12th and 13th this year. A lot of fun for your
entire family. This is also our biggest fundraiser of the year. We need everyone’s
help to make this event a success. Please volunteer whenever you can. Thank you for
your continuous support for Zenshuji.
June 29 - Chochin Hanging/Garden Cleaning 9am
July 6 - Container Cleanup 9am
July 10 - Booth Construction 5pm
July 11 - Preparation All day
July 12 & 13 - Zenshuji Obon Carnival All day
July 15 - Carnival Clean up 5pm
NEED DONATION for OBON WHITE ELEPHANT BOOTH
Please donate for this worthy cause - your Temple! (No used clothing, however.) Please
bring your items to the temple to the attention of Mrs. Kay Soo Hoo or Rev. Kojima.
Contact phone at the temple; 213-624-8658.
INTRODUCTION TO ZEN MEDITATION
5 Thursday evenings
August 14th through September 11th, From 7:30 to 8:45 p.m
This class series provides an introduction to Zen meditation for
beginners. It is open to people of all faiths. The classes include a
presentation of the basic principles of Zen and zazen meditation,
and discussions of how to practice Zen in daily life – while at work
and at leisure. Each class includes zazen meditation, beginning with 10 minutes during
the first class, and working up to 30 minutes at the end of the series. Each class
also includes walking meditation. Cost: $70 for the series ($35 for temple members).
Register by calling Zenshuji (213) 617-0100 or by email to email@example.com.
Include your name and contact information. Payment may be made at the first class.
Scholarships are also available. No one is turned away for lack of funds.