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., December 6th
Sun., December 7th
Rohatsu Sesshin
schedule | fees
rsvp: meetup | non-meetup
Sat., December 13th
All Sangha Meeting

In the most recent dharma talk, Jane talks about sangha. 11 October 2014.

In his most recent dharma talk, Peter talks about habits. 27 September 2014.

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

2014 schedule click here

Sat - Nov 29
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Zazen lessons by appt. Call (818) 349-7708, email us, or RSVP in our Meetup group.
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
30-minute zazen
10-minute kinhin (walking meditation)
30-minute zazen+talk
Samu (work period)
Sun - Nov 30
There are no events scheduled for this day.
Mon - Dec 1
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
Tue - Dec 2
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
7:00 PM - 7:40 PM
40-minute zazen
Wed - Dec 3
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service