Oxford Soto Zen
Monthly Dogen (September)
     If all things did not arise and vanish instantaneously, bad done in the previous instant could not depart. If bad done in the previous instant had not yet departed, good could not be realized in the present.

NEWS HEADLINES
> Check out New Page: OUTREACH.  2 Outreach Events at UUCO this month.

> Jukai (Lay Ordination) Ceremony for Vicki Reithel & Nancy Blanton, Saturday 9/29





 












 

SPECIAL EVENTS
September, 2019

September 1
SUNDAY
5:00PM
Dharma Reads: Summer Reading Reports

September 7
SATURDAY
Oryoki Brunch &
Obon Celebration

September 14
SATURDAY
Discussion:
"About" Zen

September 21
SATURDAY
Core Support: #1 Overview

September 28
SATURDAY
Jukai Ceremony

September 29
SUNDAY
11:00AM
Taiun Michael Elliston-roshi speaks at UUCO:
"Expectations"
























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


Chant of the Month:  September
Hymn to the Perfection of Wisdom


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.