What we're about

Empty Gate Zen Center provides Zen meditation instruction within a kind and supportive environment. We offer a daily practice schedule and regular monthly retreats, as well as Dharma talks, and private interviews with our guiding teacher, Zen Master Bon Soeng (Jeff Kitzes). All of our programs are open to everyone, regardless of previous experience or background.

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Meditation, Dharma Talk and Beginner's Night

Empty Gate Zen Center

Join us for chanting meditation, sitting meditation, and a Dharma talk with Zen Master Bon Soeng. This meetup will also include a meditation instruction. Wednesday nights are especially appropriate for new visitors to the Zen Center. All are welcome free of charge. Donations are gladly accepted. Many people do not RSVP, but please do if you are new to our group. All of our practice sessions are free of charge. Donations are kindly accepted. 7:00pm: Meditation Instruction 7:05pm: Sitting Meditation 7:25pm: Walking Meditation 7:30pm: Sitting Meditation 7:45pm: Chanting Meditation 8:00pm: Talk with Q&A

Meditation, Dharma Talk and Beginner's Night

Empty Gate Zen Center

Join us for chanting meditation, sitting meditation, and a Dharma talk with Zen Master Bon Soeng. This meetup will also include a meditation instruction. Wednesday nights are especially appropriate for new visitors to the Zen Center. All are welcome free of charge. Donations are gladly accepted. Many people do not RSVP, but please do if you are new to our group. All of our practice sessions are free of charge. Donations are kindly accepted. 7:00pm: Meditation Instruction 7:05pm: Sitting Meditation 7:25pm: Walking Meditation 7:30pm: Sitting Meditation 7:45pm: Chanting Meditation 8:00pm: Talk with Q&A

Meditation, Dharma Talk and Beginner's Night

Empty Gate Zen Center

Join us for chanting meditation, sitting meditation, and a Dharma talk with Zen Master Bon Soeng. This meetup will also include a meditation instruction. Wednesday nights are especially appropriate for new visitors to the Zen Center. All are welcome free of charge. Donations are gladly accepted. Many people do not RSVP, but please do if you are new to our group. All of our practice sessions are free of charge. Donations are kindly accepted. 7:00pm: Meditation Instruction 7:05pm: Sitting Meditation 7:25pm: Walking Meditation 7:30pm: Sitting Meditation 7:45pm: Chanting Meditation 8:00pm: Talk with Q&A

Meditation, Dharma Talk and Beginner's Night

Empty Gate Zen Center

Join us for chanting meditation, sitting meditation, and a Dharma talk with Zen Master Bon Soeng. This meetup will also include a meditation instruction. Wednesday nights are especially appropriate for new visitors to the Zen Center. All are welcome free of charge. Donations are gladly accepted. Many people do not RSVP, but please do if you are new to our group. All of our practice sessions are free of charge. Donations are kindly accepted. 7:00pm: Meditation Instruction 7:05pm: Sitting Meditation 7:25pm: Walking Meditation 7:30pm: Sitting Meditation 7:45pm: Chanting Meditation 8:00pm: Talk with Q&A

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Meditation, Dharma Talk and Beginner's Night

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