Japan’s Cherry Blossom Festival (and Buddha’s Birthday)

Join us to Celebrate Buddha’s Birthday at DZC

Sunday, April 13th,

11:00 a.m. start of service,  followed by lunch


New Schedule for Classes & Sunday Service! 

        Thursday Meditation 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.   

(two 30″ periods of seated and one short period of walking meditation, followed by tea and brief discussion.  If there is interest in chanting/instrument practice, this may be added)                                           

Dharma class at 9:30 a.m.,

 Sunday Service at 11:00 a.m.,

followed by our usual potluck lunch

Upcoming Talks White Lotus Dharma Center,

13071 Brookhurst Street, Garden Grove, CA 92843:

    • 5-4  2:30 p.m. a Dharma Talk by Thich An Giao Roshi
    • 5-11 2:30 p.m. a Dharma Talk by Su co Tam Huong – cancelled

Roshi will be giving talks in English at the IBEC White Lotus Dharma Center at 2:30 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month in 2014.  Su co is scheduled to give talks the second Sunday of every other month, beginning in March (Mar/May/July/Sept/Nov).  See for more information.

Tom prepares for Sesshin.

Mark your calendars:

2014 Retreats & Events

Note: May Dogen Teaching Retreat has been cancelled

July 7-13 Life at Temple Sesshin (see newsletter for info)

September 13 Day at the Temple

October 10-12 Sesshin

November 8 Day at the Temple

December 12-14 Rohatsu Sesshin                RSVP required for retreats

Note: DZC schedules events, work days, and retreats on the 2nd full weekend of each month.  


Renewing the Precepts Ceremony:

11:00 a.m. Last Sunday of each month.

A view from the past: Roshi An Giao en route to Dharma Hall

and, below, a view from Autumn 2010.  Still smiling!

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Quan Am at Sunset at DZC

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