Oxford Soto Zen
Monthly Dogen (October)
     A pearl rolls on a board and a board rolls on a pearl. [Tanahashi:  (this means) the dynamic interaction of subject/object, practice/enlightenment.]

NEWS HEADLINES
> Check out New Page: OUTREACH.  3 Outreach Events this month:  One at UUCO; Two at ASZC

>Zendo CLOSED October 1 - 8 (Kido in Atlanta for Annual STO retreat & conference)





 












 

SPECIAL EVENTS
October, 2019

October 1 - 8
Tues. thru Tues
Zendo CLOSED:  Kido at STO Retreat & Conference

October 6
SUNDAY
Dharma Reads CANCELLED
Kido at STO Retreat & Conference

October 12
SATURDAY
Dharma Talk:  Zen & Dance

October 19
SATURDAY
Dharma Discussion:
Matsuoka & Moko-Rai

October 20
SUNDAY
Intro to Loving Kindness (Metta) Meditation
 UUCO:  9:30-!0:30AM

October 26
SATURDAY
Core Support: #2: 
Muscles - Upper Body Focus


























Offering meditation, Zen practice and Dharma Study in the Soto Tradition


Chant of the Month:  October
Precious Mirrow Samadhi


REGULAR SCHEDULE
Note time change for Mondays

SHIKAN-TAZA! (Just Sit!) - EVERY MON,TU & TH
Mondays:  10:00 - 11:00 AM
Tuesdays & Thursdays:  6:00-7:00 AM  
     Sessions include: Zazen (sitting meditation), Kinhin
     (walking meditation) &  Sutra Service

BUDDHIST HOLIDAYS: 1st Saturday of Each Month

       6:00 - 6:30 AM Zazen, Kinhin & Robe Chant

       6:30- 8:50 AM Five Zazen periods, w/ Kinhin between

       8:50 - 9:00 Regular Full Service w/Sutra of the Month
     
       9:00 - 9:10 Break

       9:10 - Holiday Celebration/Ceremony

     10:15 - 11:00 AM  Oryoki Brunch


MINDFUL MORNINGS: 2nd, 3rd & 4th Saturdays 


      
9:00 - 9:20 AM  Zazen (1st Period)

       9:20 - 9:30 AM  Kinhin (walking meditation)

       9:30 - 9:50 AM  Zazen (2nd Period)

       9:50 - 10:00 AM  Service with Sutra Chanting

     10:00 - 10:10 AM  Break

     10:10 - 10:50 AM  SPECIAL EVENT (See left sidebar.)

     10:50 - 11:00 AM  Closing Chant



5th Saturday (Quarterly)
Sangha Meeting & Soji, or Roshi Online

        8:00 - 9:00AM         Zazen & Kinhin

        9:00- 9:50AM          Sangha Meeting


       10:00 - 11:00AM     "Roshi Online" 
                                       Interactive Sangha Conference
                                            OR
                                       Zendo Cleaning & Repairs








 

     MINDFUL MORNINGS
       Tuesdays
          6:00  - 6:40  Zazen (sitting meditation)
          6:40  - 7:00  Kannon Sutra (chant, w/bells)


     DEEPENING ZEN
        Saturdays
          9:00 - 9:20   Zazen (sitting meditation)
          9:20 - 9:30   Kinhin (walking meditation)
          9:30 - 9:50   Zazen
          9:50 - 10:05 Service 

       10:15 - 10:50  Special Event (See left sidbar.)
       10:50 - 11:00  Closing Chant


 


         

                   

  
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ZENDO LOCATION

Oxford Soto Zendo
352 Price Street
Oxford, MS  38655

     * This is a red brick house on the South side of Price street, the second house East of the corner of Martin Luther King

     * Ok to park in the driveway behind Kido's white Hyundai with the "Here Now" car tag.  (1st person in, please pull right.)
       Street parking OK too.