Heart Sutra discussion at Sarasota Ordinary Zen Group

Last week at our Ordinary Zen Group zazen we began a discussion of the Heart Sutra and how it informs our practice.  This Sunday, June 7th, 2015 we will continue our discussion of the heart sutra with a reading from Shohaku Okumura’s book  “Living by Vow”. Okumura is a Soto Zen Prest and translator who has […]

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Sarasota Ordinary Zen Sangha

Sarasota Ordinary Zen Sangha is a practice group where you can enjoy the benefits of sitting in a sangha (community) with other Zen practitioners. We are a secular non-affiliated Zen Group practicing Zen Meditation (zazen). You do not need to consider yourself a Buddhist to enjoy the benefits of zazen and all are welcome. Visit […]

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Mummy Found Hiding Inside Ancient Buddha Statue

A Chinese statue of a sitting Buddha has revealed a hidden surprise: Inside, scientists found the mummified remains of a monk who lived nearly 1,000 years ago. http://www.livescience.com/49909-buddha-statue-holds-mummy.html       

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Art and Poetry merchandise

OneZenZoo.com is offering custom designed Art and Poetry merchandise for yourself or as great gifts for your friends. You’ll find unique merchandise with my wife Charlene McCarthy’s Mandala Art and my Zen Poetry on t-shirts, sweatshirts, mugs, and more. Enjoy! Buy t-shirts, mugs & gifts from our shop.       

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