Oxford Soto Zen
Monthly Dogen (September)
   I bow to you; you have had rice; you have bowed to the rice.  This is why I completely avoid holding up a flower.

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     Regular practice resumes on Saturday, September 4, 2021.  This first meeting will be via Zoom

> See FULL PRACTICE SCHEDULE below on this page.
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SPECIAL EVENTS
SEPTEMBER, 2021

For the first three Fall Saturdays  we will take turns reporting on our summer doings.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 4
Gen Ju Report

SATURDAY, SEPT. 11
Anne Report

SATURDAY, SEPT. 18
Kido Report

MONDAY, SEPT. 20
11:15AM
Full Moon Ceremony

SATURDAY, SEPT. 25
Begin Fall Dharma study, focusing on Tozan & the Jewel Mirror Samadhi





























 







































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




PRACTICE SCHEDULE BELOW

We continue via  ZOOM for our first fall meeting     on September 4, 2021.
We are considering in-person practice for subsequent meetings.

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.


September - November Chant: 
Precious Mirror Samadhi


***   SCHEDULE    ***

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

     11:00AM - Noon: Mid-Day Practice
          Zazen, with Practice, Discussion, Guided
          Meditation, Special Ceremony or Newcomer 
          Orientation as needed.


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

     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

     
SATURDAYS

     8:00AM CT - Newcomer & Refresher Welcome &
          Orientation (by 24-hours-ahead request)

     9:00AM CT - Zazen (silent sitting meditation)

     9:25AM CT - Kinhin (silent walking meditation)

     9:30AM CT - Zazen

     9:50AM CT - Service

     10:00AM CT - Dharma Talk, Discussion and/or
           Ceremony





 

     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                                     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

PARKING
       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.