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 9th
2pm-4pm
Ikebana Workshop
registration + fees info
reg. closes 4/27

Sat., May 30th
6:30am-8:30pm
Sun., May 31st
6:30am-5pm
2-Day Sesshin
meditation retreat
info | schedule | fees
register

In the most recent dharma talk, Jane explores learning without words. 18 April 2015.

In his most recent dharma talk, Peter discusses Buddha's Birthday. 11 April 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

Mon - Apr 27
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
Tue - Apr 28
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
7:00 PM - 7:40 PM
40-minute zazen
Wed - Apr 29
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
Thu - Apr 30
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
7:00 PM - 7:40 PM
40-minute zazen
Fri - May 1
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
30-minute zazen
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Join us to discuss the current book.