Oxford Soto Zen
Monthly Dogen (December)
I want you to leave the expedient means of the past to the past and return to reality.  Receive and make use of all things.

>News Headlines:  
 >Regular Saturday Practice hours are changed:  We now meet 8:00 - 10:00AM.
>Monday Mid-day practice format has changed:  
We now sit zafen 11:00 - 11:30 (drop-ins OK), and
Have one-on-one Practice Discussions 11:30 - Noon.

> See FULL PRACTICE SCHEDULE and study topics below on this page.


SPECIAL EVENTS December,  2021

Study of Tozan's great poem of enlightenment,
The Song of the
Jewel Mirror Samadhi

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 SATURDAY,  December 4
 Gen Ju Vicki Reithel
Reports on her Practice during Holiday Visits

 SATURDAY December 11
 Anne Steel
Reports on her Practice during Holiday Visits

SATURDAY, December 18
Full Moon Ceremony
& Discussion

SATURDAY, December 25
Sitting Only 8:00-9:00
Optional, at Our own Homes

January 1, 2022
Humility Practice:
A Yom Kippur Approach


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


We continue via  ZOOM

If you would like to join us for Zen Practice,
Please request a Zoom Invite by emailing  kido@flestates.net
Please make sure you email me at least 24 hours before the session that you intend to attend. Thanks.  KIdo

September - December Chant: 
Precious Mirror Samadhi

***   SCHEDULE    ***

Mid-Day Practice
          11:00 - 11:30:  Zazen (Drop-ins OK)
          11:30 - Noon:  Practice, Discussion (private)

     5:00AM - Practice Discussion
                                        (private, by  appointment)

     5:00AM CT - Zazen (silent sitting meditation)

     5:25AM CT - Kinhin (silent walking meditation)

     5:33AM CT - Zazen (silent sitting meditation)

     5:50AM CT - Robe Chant

(NOTE:  Regular 9:00 - 11:00AM Practice
moves to 1:00-3:00PM on 11/20 for that day only.)

     8:00AM CT - Zazen (silent sitting meditation)

     8:25AM CT - Kinhin (silent walking meditation)

     8:30AM CT - Zazen

     8:50AM CT - Service

     9:00AM CT - Dharma Talk, Discussion and/or


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

          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                                     MAILING ADDRESS

       Oxford Soto Zendo*                                               Kido Listenbee
       352 Price Street                                                    14 County Road 3073
       Oxford, MS  38655                                                Taylor, MS 38673

     * A red brick house on the S side
      of Price street, 2nd house E of
      the corner of MLK

       OK to park in driveway behind Kido's white Hyundai with the "Here Now"
       car tag.  (1st person in, please pull left.)

       Street parking OK too.