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., July 11th
8am-5pm
Zazenkai
meditation retreat
schedule | fees
Sat., Aug. 8th
8am-5pm
Zazenkai
meditation retreat
schedule | fees

In the most recent dharma talk, Peter discusses Yunmen's two sicknesses. 30 May 2015.

In her most recent dharma talk, Jane explores the wisdom of body, speech and mind. 16 May 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

Wed - Jul 1
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
Thu - Jul 2
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
40-minute zazen + service
7:00 PM - 7:40 PM
40-minute zazen
Fri - Jul 3
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.
Sat - Jul 4

Independence Day
Regular schedule is suspended.
Sun - Jul 5
There are no events scheduled for this day.