Beginner's Mind Zen Center
   northridge, california
   
 

You are welcome at Beginner's Mind Zen Center, a neighborhood zendo in Northridge, California.

It does not matter whether you are only interested in learning Zen meditation or have practiced it for years. Beginner's Mind offers instruction in zazen, discussion, and daily practice with Jane and Peter Schneider, experienced teachers in the Shunryu Suzuki-roshi lineage of Soto Zen Buddhism.

upcoming events
Sat., May 21st
~11:30am
Ryaku Fusatsu
Full Moon Bodhisattva Ceremony
(following zazen at 10:30am)
Sat., May 28th
6:30am-8pm
Sun., May 29th
6:30am-5:30pm
Sesshin
meditation retreat
schedule | registration to follow

In the most recent dharma talk, Jane discusses being a little frog in a big pond. 26 March 2016.

In his most recent dharma talk, Peter explored "And the mind has no hindrances; without any hindrances, no fears exist" from the Heart Sutra. 6 March 2016.

Beginner's Mind Zen Center is affiliated with the San Francisco Zen Center, the Soto Zen Buddhist Association, and the American Zen Teachers Association.

Suzuki Roshi gardening

   
 
 
2016 schedule click here