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., Dec. 5th
6:30am - 8:30pm
Sun., Dec. 6th
6:30am - 5:30pm
2-Day Rohatsu Sesshin
silent meditation retreat
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In the most recent dharma talk, Jane explores what it means to train body, speech and mind. 21 November 2015.

In his most recent dharma talk, Peter asks us to think about what it might mean to "give everything away." 14 November 2015.

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

2015 schedule click here