Olympia Zen Center
Order of Ryokan
Olympia Zen Center practices meditation in the Soto Zen neo-traditional style
Capital Fundraising Campaign 2015
Your generosity brings us close to our goal!
Many bows of gratitude!
Four Ways to Give:
Mail in donation,
or bring in person
as of 11/22/2015
Caring for the health of Olympia Zen Center's temple building and assuring a sacred place of practice for future generations.
Port Angeles Meditation: JoyousRefuge.org
All contributions to Olympia Zen Center are 501(c)3 tax deductible.
Photography for the website and blog: Eido Frances Carney, June McAfee, Fletcher Ward (StraightLightStudio.com)
December 1 to 7
Sitting together to Awaken Buddha Mind and Body
Celebration of Ryokan's Life
4 p.m. ceremony followed by potluck dinner
New Year Day
10 a.m. ceremony followed by potluck brunch
Zendo closed for holiday from Dec 21 through Dec 31
Print a copy of the book ORYOKI
Please contribute personal products to the YWCA Other Bank for 400 individuals in need every week. Drop box is in the OZC lobby.
Thank you for
Olympia Zen Center is the home temple of the Order of Ryokan in the Soto Zen Buddhist tradition. Practicing in Olympia since 1995, we offer meditation, services, retreats, study, training and experience in all forms of traditional Soto Zen practice open to everyone, along with practice residency.
We are completely supported by donations which come from the heart of Generosity of our many benefactors.
Entering the Stream: Zen Journal Guides
Seeds of Virtue, Seeds of Change, Collection of Zen Teachings
Kakurenbo Or the Whereabouts of Zen Priest Ryokan