Olympia Zen Center
Order of Ryokan
Olympia Zen Center practices meditation in the Soto Zen neo-traditional style
Regular practice schedule continues until we close for summer break August 20th after morning practice. We will reopen the morning of September 6th.
September 17th, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Assuring a sacred place of practice for now and for the future.
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).
2016 Year of Sewing Buddha's Robe
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.
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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