Lewis Richmond remembers the great teacher who founded the San Francisco Zen Center and played a historic role in the establishment of Buddhism in the West.
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As Rochester Zen Center celebrates its 50th anniversary, Zen teacher James Ishmael Ford reflects on its unique importance. The post The Frontier Zen of Philip Kapleau and Rochester Zen Center appeared first on Lion's Roar.
"Who would have thought in the Buddha’s time that a queer dharma teacher would have such a role?” The post Meditation teacher Larry Yang voted San Francisco Pride Parade’s Community Grand Marshal appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Zenkei Blanche Hartman, Senior Dharma Teacher of San Francisco Zen Center, has died. The post Zen pioneer Zenkei Blanche Hartman Roshi dies appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The poet Joanne Kyger, an important figure in the Beat and San Francisco scenes has died at age 82. The post Joanne Kyger, poet influenced by Zen Buddhism, dies at 82 appeared first on Lion's Roar.