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EVENING PROGRAM are currently offered on line. Please email: SalemZenCenter@gmail.com and ask for the Zoom links.



We offer our hopes and prayers for the swift recovery of individuals and families currently affected by this virus:


Dharma Talks in July focus on Blue Cliff Record Case 35:

Please feel invited to study the section mentioned before our zazen & talk together


July 1:  Manjusri's Crystal Teacup


July 8: How Many is Your Yes?


July 15: Two periods of zazen together (no talk)


July 22: The Disappearing Training Hall 


July 29: Wu Cho asks "How big is the congregation?"



For new folks, beginning instruction is available any Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Just email SalemZenCenter@gmail.com and ask for the Zoom link.

Our recommended reading for beginners is:
Finding the Still Point by John Daido Loori 


*Donations are deeply appreciated, both in person or  here online


Longer Retreats:


Longer retreats are key to Zen practice. Everyone is invited to join the Monday evening meditation at Stones and Clouds Zendo (in Lake Oswego). To do so, write SalemZenCenter@gmail.com and request the email for Stones & Clouds Zendo.

Attendance at a Monday evening sit is required prior to registering for longer retreats.  Stones & Clouds Summer Sesshin is being offered online this year, July 14-18th.