Wisdom Lecture Series 2017

Lecture Series

2017 Dharma Wisdom Talks in the Puget Sound:

Present Day Reflections on Buddhism by eminent speakers.

In Seattle, talks will be Friday or Saturday nights, 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Water Moon Dojo 4231 6th Ave. NW., Seattle, WA, 98107 (NOT Nalanda West as previous years) 

On Whidbey, talks will be Sundays from 1:00-3:00 pm, at Tahoma One Drop Zen Monastery, 6499 Wahl Rd., Freeland, WA 98429

The 2017 dates are as follows:


MAY 8:  Harada Roshi (Tahoma only).


JUNE 16 & 18 Hozan Alan Senauke is a Soto Zen priest, folk musician, and writer who resides at the Berkeley Zen Center in Berkeley, California, where he currently serves as Vice Abbot.
June 16 Watermoon Dojo 7-8:30 pm
June 18 Whidbey Is.  Tahoma Zen Monastery.  1-3 pm

More information about Alan Senauke (here)

JULY 16: Michael Lerner is president and co-founder of Commonweal in Bolinas, California. Whidbey Is. July 16.  1-3 pm  More info about Michael is (here)

AUGUST 19 Saturday  & 20 Sunday
Yuho Kirchner
Seattle Saturday August 19; Water Moon 7- 8:30
Whidbey Is. August 20; Tahoma Zen Monastery.  1-3 pm  More info about Yuho (here)

SEPTEMBER 10:
Shodo Harada Roshi  2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Bayview Community Hall
5642 Bayview Rd, Langley, WA 98260

Shodo Harada Roshi’s bio is (here)

OCTOBER 20 & 22,  Jan Chozen Bays.
Chozen Bays is a Zen Teacher in the White Plum tradition and a pediatric physician practicing in Oregon
Seattle  Oct 20 ; Water Moon 7-8:30 pm
Whidbey Is. Tahoma Sogenji  Oct 22  1-3 pm

More info about Chozen Roshi (here)

NOVEMBER:
Sogen Hori
Seattle Nov 10  Water Moon Dojo
Nov  12; Tahoma Zen Monastery. 1-3 pm

Sogen’s work can be seen (here)

$10 at the door.  Please bring cash or check.  Fee will go to cover the expenses of the Series.

Cost of entire lecture series is $100 USD.  Please pay on Paypal below or by check to ODZA, 6499 Wahl Rd, Clinton WA, 98249. Tickets paid ahead of time will be noted and your name will be on a pre-paid Series list at the door.

More info: lectures@tahomazenmonastery.org