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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

Mammoth Tusk Carving, Treasure Island Hotel, Las Vegas - 2

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Storehouse of Treasures”

02.17.2014  |  No Comments ››

Storehouse of Treasures "The storehouse of treasures opens by itself. You may take them and use them any way you wish." - Dogen Jesse Cardin will be joining Steven Grant and sharing his experiences with addiction ... Continue Reading »

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Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Up a Tree”

01.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

"It is as though you were up a tree, hanging from a branch with your teeth. Your hands and feet can't touch any branch. A dear fiend appears beneath the tree and asks, "What is ... Continue Reading »

kannonji_1272013_002

Yunmen: Say it Backwards

01.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat, January 4th at 1 pm,  and January 5th at 5 pm, PST. He will speak on the ancient koan "Yunmen: Say ... Continue Reading »

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Natureszen’s Transition

11.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Early yesterday morning Kannonji lost one of its founding fathers. NaturesZen. He was builder extrordinaire and much that you see at Kannonji Zen Retreat was touched by his hand. His wisdom and spirituality ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

Last session of the series “Koans for beginners with Steven Grant”

10.01.2013  |  1 Comment ››

On the 5th of October Kannonji Sangha will have the last session of the Series "Koans for beginners with Steven Grant". At the usual time - 1 pm PDT - Steven will share ... Continue Reading »

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28 September: Koan for beginners (4th session) with Steven Grant

09.24.2013  |  No Comments ››

For the coming Saturday the 28th of September Steven Grant has a classic for us to reflect on. Sit with it during this week and see what it does for You. Here it ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

21 September: koan session with Steven Grant

09.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Two Dharma Talks are already behind us. We started with the fundamental questions of Emperor Wu and made our way through "picking and choosing". Come and join Steven Grant and the Sangha on Saturday ... Continue Reading »

Steven Grant event poster

Second Koan session with Steven Grant on September 14, 1 pm SLT

09.08.2013  |  No Comments ››

And here we go with the next Koan for Steven Grant's second session at Kannonji Zen Retreat. On the 14th September at 1 pm PDT (SLT) Steven talks about… Zhaozhou taught, “The greatest way is not difficult if ... Continue Reading »

2 Emperor Wu

7 September 1 pm SLT: Koans for Beginners

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

Ready to rumble your mind? Steven Grant gives his first dharma talk of the Series “Koans for Beginners” about “Emperor Wu Questions Bodhidharma” on the 7th of September at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Grab your zafu ... Continue Reading »

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From 7 September: Koans for beginners

08.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

We are happy to announce a series of talks given by Steven Grant from the Pacific Zen Institute starting on the 7th of September each Saturday at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Koans help us to ... Continue Reading »

MorikamiLakeHouse

May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

Mammoth Tusk Carving, Treasure Island Hotel, Las Vegas - 2

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Storehouse of Treasures”

02.17.2014  |  No Comments ››

Storehouse of Treasures "The storehouse of treasures opens by itself. You may take them and use them any way you wish." - Dogen Jesse Cardin will be joining Steven Grant and sharing his experiences with addiction ... Continue Reading »

S-02

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Up a Tree”

01.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

"It is as though you were up a tree, hanging from a branch with your teeth. Your hands and feet can't touch any branch. A dear fiend appears beneath the tree and asks, "What is ... Continue Reading »

kannonji_1272013_002

Yunmen: Say it Backwards

01.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat, January 4th at 1 pm,  and January 5th at 5 pm, PST. He will speak on the ancient koan "Yunmen: Say ... Continue Reading »

1397451_10151963523021772_1944970589_o

Natureszen’s Transition

11.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Early yesterday morning Kannonji lost one of its founding fathers. NaturesZen. He was builder extrordinaire and much that you see at Kannonji Zen Retreat was touched by his hand. His wisdom and spirituality ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

Last session of the series “Koans for beginners with Steven Grant”

10.01.2013  |  1 Comment ››

On the 5th of October Kannonji Sangha will have the last session of the Series "Koans for beginners with Steven Grant". At the usual time - 1 pm PDT - Steven will share ... Continue Reading »

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28 September: Koan for beginners (4th session) with Steven Grant

09.24.2013  |  No Comments ››

For the coming Saturday the 28th of September Steven Grant has a classic for us to reflect on. Sit with it during this week and see what it does for You. Here it ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

21 September: koan session with Steven Grant

09.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Two Dharma Talks are already behind us. We started with the fundamental questions of Emperor Wu and made our way through "picking and choosing". Come and join Steven Grant and the Sangha on Saturday ... Continue Reading »

Steven Grant event poster

Second Koan session with Steven Grant on September 14, 1 pm SLT

09.08.2013  |  No Comments ››

And here we go with the next Koan for Steven Grant's second session at Kannonji Zen Retreat. On the 14th September at 1 pm PDT (SLT) Steven talks about… Zhaozhou taught, “The greatest way is not difficult if ... Continue Reading »

2 Emperor Wu

7 September 1 pm SLT: Koans for Beginners

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

Ready to rumble your mind? Steven Grant gives his first dharma talk of the Series “Koans for Beginners” about “Emperor Wu Questions Bodhidharma” on the 7th of September at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Grab your zafu ... Continue Reading »

1 Steven

From 7 September: Koans for beginners

08.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

We are happy to announce a series of talks given by Steven Grant from the Pacific Zen Institute starting on the 7th of September each Saturday at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Koans help us to ... Continue Reading »

MorikamiLakeHouse

May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

Mammoth Tusk Carving, Treasure Island Hotel, Las Vegas - 2

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Storehouse of Treasures”

02.17.2014  |  No Comments ››

Storehouse of Treasures "The storehouse of treasures opens by itself. You may take them and use them any way you wish." - Dogen Jesse Cardin will be joining Steven Grant and sharing his experiences with addiction ... Continue Reading »

S-02

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Up a Tree”

01.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

"It is as though you were up a tree, hanging from a branch with your teeth. Your hands and feet can't touch any branch. A dear fiend appears beneath the tree and asks, "What is ... Continue Reading »

kannonji_1272013_002

Yunmen: Say it Backwards

01.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat, January 4th at 1 pm,  and January 5th at 5 pm, PST. He will speak on the ancient koan "Yunmen: Say ... Continue Reading »

1397451_10151963523021772_1944970589_o

Natureszen’s Transition

11.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Early yesterday morning Kannonji lost one of its founding fathers. NaturesZen. He was builder extrordinaire and much that you see at Kannonji Zen Retreat was touched by his hand. His wisdom and spirituality ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

Last session of the series “Koans for beginners with Steven Grant”

10.01.2013  |  1 Comment ››

On the 5th of October Kannonji Sangha will have the last session of the Series "Koans for beginners with Steven Grant". At the usual time - 1 pm PDT - Steven will share ... Continue Reading »

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28 September: Koan for beginners (4th session) with Steven Grant

09.24.2013  |  No Comments ››

For the coming Saturday the 28th of September Steven Grant has a classic for us to reflect on. Sit with it during this week and see what it does for You. Here it ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

21 September: koan session with Steven Grant

09.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Two Dharma Talks are already behind us. We started with the fundamental questions of Emperor Wu and made our way through "picking and choosing". Come and join Steven Grant and the Sangha on Saturday ... Continue Reading »

Steven Grant event poster

Second Koan session with Steven Grant on September 14, 1 pm SLT

09.08.2013  |  No Comments ››

And here we go with the next Koan for Steven Grant's second session at Kannonji Zen Retreat. On the 14th September at 1 pm PDT (SLT) Steven talks about… Zhaozhou taught, “The greatest way is not difficult if ... Continue Reading »

2 Emperor Wu

7 September 1 pm SLT: Koans for Beginners

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

Ready to rumble your mind? Steven Grant gives his first dharma talk of the Series “Koans for Beginners” about “Emperor Wu Questions Bodhidharma” on the 7th of September at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Grab your zafu ... Continue Reading »

1 Steven

From 7 September: Koans for beginners

08.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

We are happy to announce a series of talks given by Steven Grant from the Pacific Zen Institute starting on the 7th of September each Saturday at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Koans help us to ... Continue Reading »

MorikamiLakeHouse

May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

Mammoth Tusk Carving, Treasure Island Hotel, Las Vegas - 2

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Storehouse of Treasures”

02.17.2014  |  No Comments ››

Storehouse of Treasures "The storehouse of treasures opens by itself. You may take them and use them any way you wish." - Dogen Jesse Cardin will be joining Steven Grant and sharing his experiences with addiction ... Continue Reading »

S-02

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Up a Tree”

01.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

"It is as though you were up a tree, hanging from a branch with your teeth. Your hands and feet can't touch any branch. A dear fiend appears beneath the tree and asks, "What is ... Continue Reading »

kannonji_1272013_002

Yunmen: Say it Backwards

01.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat, January 4th at 1 pm,  and January 5th at 5 pm, PST. He will speak on the ancient koan "Yunmen: Say ... Continue Reading »

1397451_10151963523021772_1944970589_o

Natureszen’s Transition

11.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Early yesterday morning Kannonji lost one of its founding fathers. NaturesZen. He was builder extrordinaire and much that you see at Kannonji Zen Retreat was touched by his hand. His wisdom and spirituality ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

Last session of the series “Koans for beginners with Steven Grant”

10.01.2013  |  1 Comment ››

On the 5th of October Kannonji Sangha will have the last session of the Series "Koans for beginners with Steven Grant". At the usual time - 1 pm PDT - Steven will share ... Continue Reading »

4123.png

28 September: Koan for beginners (4th session) with Steven Grant

09.24.2013  |  No Comments ››

For the coming Saturday the 28th of September Steven Grant has a classic for us to reflect on. Sit with it during this week and see what it does for You. Here it ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

21 September: koan session with Steven Grant

09.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Two Dharma Talks are already behind us. We started with the fundamental questions of Emperor Wu and made our way through "picking and choosing". Come and join Steven Grant and the Sangha on Saturday ... Continue Reading »

Steven Grant event poster

Second Koan session with Steven Grant on September 14, 1 pm SLT

09.08.2013  |  No Comments ››

And here we go with the next Koan for Steven Grant's second session at Kannonji Zen Retreat. On the 14th September at 1 pm PDT (SLT) Steven talks about… Zhaozhou taught, “The greatest way is not difficult if ... Continue Reading »

2 Emperor Wu

7 September 1 pm SLT: Koans for Beginners

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

Ready to rumble your mind? Steven Grant gives his first dharma talk of the Series “Koans for Beginners” about “Emperor Wu Questions Bodhidharma” on the 7th of September at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Grab your zafu ... Continue Reading »

1 Steven

From 7 September: Koans for beginners

08.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

We are happy to announce a series of talks given by Steven Grant from the Pacific Zen Institute starting on the 7th of September each Saturday at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Koans help us to ... Continue Reading »

MorikamiLakeHouse

May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

heart2

Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

Mammoth Tusk Carving, Treasure Island Hotel, Las Vegas - 2

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Storehouse of Treasures”

02.17.2014  |  No Comments ››

Storehouse of Treasures "The storehouse of treasures opens by itself. You may take them and use them any way you wish." - Dogen Jesse Cardin will be joining Steven Grant and sharing his experiences with addiction ... Continue Reading »

S-02

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Up a Tree”

01.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

"It is as though you were up a tree, hanging from a branch with your teeth. Your hands and feet can't touch any branch. A dear fiend appears beneath the tree and asks, "What is ... Continue Reading »

kannonji_1272013_002

Yunmen: Say it Backwards

01.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat, January 4th at 1 pm,  and January 5th at 5 pm, PST. He will speak on the ancient koan "Yunmen: Say ... Continue Reading »

1397451_10151963523021772_1944970589_o

Natureszen’s Transition

11.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Early yesterday morning Kannonji lost one of its founding fathers. NaturesZen. He was builder extrordinaire and much that you see at Kannonji Zen Retreat was touched by his hand. His wisdom and spirituality ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

Last session of the series “Koans for beginners with Steven Grant”

10.01.2013  |  1 Comment ››

On the 5th of October Kannonji Sangha will have the last session of the Series "Koans for beginners with Steven Grant". At the usual time - 1 pm PDT - Steven will share ... Continue Reading »

4123.png

28 September: Koan for beginners (4th session) with Steven Grant

09.24.2013  |  No Comments ››

For the coming Saturday the 28th of September Steven Grant has a classic for us to reflect on. Sit with it during this week and see what it does for You. Here it ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

21 September: koan session with Steven Grant

09.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Two Dharma Talks are already behind us. We started with the fundamental questions of Emperor Wu and made our way through "picking and choosing". Come and join Steven Grant and the Sangha on Saturday ... Continue Reading »

Steven Grant event poster

Second Koan session with Steven Grant on September 14, 1 pm SLT

09.08.2013  |  No Comments ››

And here we go with the next Koan for Steven Grant's second session at Kannonji Zen Retreat. On the 14th September at 1 pm PDT (SLT) Steven talks about… Zhaozhou taught, “The greatest way is not difficult if ... Continue Reading »

2 Emperor Wu

7 September 1 pm SLT: Koans for Beginners

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

Ready to rumble your mind? Steven Grant gives his first dharma talk of the Series “Koans for Beginners” about “Emperor Wu Questions Bodhidharma” on the 7th of September at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Grab your zafu ... Continue Reading »

1 Steven

From 7 September: Koans for beginners

08.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

We are happy to announce a series of talks given by Steven Grant from the Pacific Zen Institute starting on the 7th of September each Saturday at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Koans help us to ... Continue Reading »

MorikamiLakeHouse

May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

heart2

Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

Mammoth Tusk Carving, Treasure Island Hotel, Las Vegas - 2

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Storehouse of Treasures”

02.17.2014  |  No Comments ››

Storehouse of Treasures "The storehouse of treasures opens by itself. You may take them and use them any way you wish." - Dogen Jesse Cardin will be joining Steven Grant and sharing his experiences with addiction ... Continue Reading »

S-02

Monthly Zen Koan Talk and discussion: “Up a Tree”

01.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

"It is as though you were up a tree, hanging from a branch with your teeth. Your hands and feet can't touch any branch. A dear fiend appears beneath the tree and asks, "What is ... Continue Reading »

kannonji_1272013_002

Yunmen: Say it Backwards

01.01.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat, January 4th at 1 pm,  and January 5th at 5 pm, PST. He will speak on the ancient koan "Yunmen: Say ... Continue Reading »

1397451_10151963523021772_1944970589_o

Natureszen’s Transition

11.03.2013  |  No Comments ››

Early yesterday morning Kannonji lost one of its founding fathers. NaturesZen. He was builder extrordinaire and much that you see at Kannonji Zen Retreat was touched by his hand. His wisdom and spirituality ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

Last session of the series “Koans for beginners with Steven Grant”

10.01.2013  |  1 Comment ››

On the 5th of October Kannonji Sangha will have the last session of the Series "Koans for beginners with Steven Grant". At the usual time - 1 pm PDT - Steven will share ... Continue Reading »

4123.png

28 September: Koan for beginners (4th session) with Steven Grant

09.24.2013  |  No Comments ››

For the coming Saturday the 28th of September Steven Grant has a classic for us to reflect on. Sit with it during this week and see what it does for You. Here it ... Continue Reading »

Kannonji09142013

21 September: koan session with Steven Grant

09.16.2013  |  No Comments ››

Two Dharma Talks are already behind us. We started with the fundamental questions of Emperor Wu and made our way through "picking and choosing". Come and join Steven Grant and the Sangha on Saturday ... Continue Reading »

Steven Grant event poster

Second Koan session with Steven Grant on September 14, 1 pm SLT

09.08.2013  |  No Comments ››

And here we go with the next Koan for Steven Grant's second session at Kannonji Zen Retreat. On the 14th September at 1 pm PDT (SLT) Steven talks about… Zhaozhou taught, “The greatest way is not difficult if ... Continue Reading »

2 Emperor Wu

7 September 1 pm SLT: Koans for Beginners

08.31.2013  |  No Comments ››

Ready to rumble your mind? Steven Grant gives his first dharma talk of the Series “Koans for Beginners” about “Emperor Wu Questions Bodhidharma” on the 7th of September at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Grab your zafu ... Continue Reading »

1 Steven

From 7 September: Koans for beginners

08.10.2013  |  No Comments ››

We are happy to announce a series of talks given by Steven Grant from the Pacific Zen Institute starting on the 7th of September each Saturday at 1 pm PDT (SLT). Koans help us to ... Continue Reading »