Compassionate Ocean Zen Center

652 17th Avenue NE, Minneapolis, MN 55447

Phone: 612-781-7640

Email: admin@OceanDharma.org

Summer Break Copy & Images to Replace

 

Lisa

Harrigan

Voice and Electric Bass

 

Matt

Blair

 

Rhodes and Electronics

Friday, October 26, 7:00 P.M.

Admission by Donation

Please note: We will be on summer break during the month of August. No regularly scheduled activities will take place during that time. However, Weekday Open Meditation Sessions will take place and the Practice Period at Hokyoji will start Monday, August 27. Please see the Calendar tab for details. Our full schedule will resume after Labor Day.

Please note: We will be on summer break during the month of August. No regularly scheduled activities will take place during that time. However, Weekday Open Meditation Sessions will take place and the Practice Period at Hokyoji will start Monday, August 27. Please see the Calendar tab for details. Our full schedule will resume after Labor Day.

Program Highlights

Events

Awakening  The Sage Within

Saturday, September 15, 2018

9:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.

Mindful Knitting Circle

Thursdays, Sept. 27-Nov. 15

5:30-7:00 P.M.

Fall Zendo Music Night

Friday, Oct. 26

 7:00 P.M.

Lay Ordination Ceremony

Saturday, Nov. 17

7:30 P.M.

For a Future to be Possible

Facing Climate Change

This monthly series of events is focused on the unfolding crisis of climate disruption and the many issues related to it, including what we can do.

Fridays, Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, and Dec. 14

No fee; register in advance by phone or email

Classes

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

Fall 2018

Total Dynamic Living: Introductory Program in Mindfulness

   Minneapolis
   Tuesdays, 6:309:00 pm

   September 25November 13
   St. Paul
   Thursdays, 6:309:00 pm 

   September 27November 15

   Both classes include a one-day

   retreat on Saturday, Nov. 10.

Buddhist Studies
Essential Zen Teachings,
Entrance to the Buddha Way

Wednesdays, Sept. 26 Nov. 14

7:009:00 P.M.

Introduction to Zen Practice

A two-class introduction to Zen meditation and related practices.

 No fee; pre-registration required.

Mondays, Oct. 8 & 15

 7:00– 8:30 P.M.

Retreats

Days of Zen Practice

Saturday, Oct. 13

7:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.​

Saturday, Nov. 17

7:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.

Total Dynamic Living:
One-Day Retreat

Saturday, November 10

9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Rohatsu: Buddha’s Enlightenment Sesshin

Saturday, Dec. 1, 7:00 P.M.Saturday, Dec. 8, 11:00 A.M.

Meditation & Gatherings

Weekly Gatherings- Meditation & Dharma Talks
Open Meditation Schedule

Friday, Sept. 7

 9:30–11:00 A.M.

Sunday, Sept. 16

 9:00–11:15 A.M.

Welcome Sessions
Orientation to Zen Meditation

Sunday mornings

 8:15 A.M.

Sunday Morning Gatherings:

9:00–11:15 A.M.

Friday Morning Gatherings:

9:30–11:00 A.M.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings:

 7:00–8:15 A.M.

Thursday evenings:

7:30–-8:40 P.M.