Author: Frank Actis

November 2017 Newsletter

  Dear Bodhisattvas! November is a rich month for us with both our regular schedule and special offerings – several of which were omitted in the newsletter.  Apologies offered!     Celebration of  Sarah Bender’s Roshi Transmission   November 4th Time:  2-4:00…

Sarah Bender’s Roshi Celebration

  Roshi Celebration Sarah Bender Roshi of the Pacific Zen School “Noble servant in the Temple of  Heron Dreaming”   You are invited to a celebration by Springs Mountain Sangha honoring Sarah Bender Roshi’s receipt of transmission in the Zen…

October 2017 Newsletter

  Ongoing Events   Newcomer Orientation: 2nd Monday of the month CC Shove Chapel, Dharma Hall upstairs at 5:45 pm for anyone who would like some orientation to meditation, to our tradition, or to our sangha and customs.   5:15 Dharma Study and Discussion…

September 2017 Newsletter

  Ongoing Events Newcomer Orientation: 2nd Monday of the month, CC Shove Chapel, Dharma Hall upstairs at 5:45 pm for anyone who would like some orientation to meditation, to our tradition, or to our sangha and customs. 5:15 Dharma Study and Discussion before Monday…

Introduction to Zen September 22-23

On Zen an introduction Springs Mountain Sangha is offering a short introduction to Zen Buddhism.  This will include instruction, discussion, an experiential focus on meditation, koan consideration, a   tea ceremony; and, a dharma talk by Sarah Bender, Roshi. We…

August 2017

  Farewell, Roshi Sarah!  We will see you in September!  Wishing you safe travels, beautiful dreams, fearless and memorable adventures, and, great stillness.  Thank you for your inexhaustible generosity to us.  As always, we give you many deep bows; and, as well, our commitment to…

SMS/WMS Potluck July 16th

Reminder – Please RSVP and bring your family along, too! SMS/WMS Gathering! All are welcome as we gather with our Wet Mountain Sangha brothers and sisters for a time of community, conversation, music and laughter. Bring your potluck item, creek shoes,…