Does a dog have Buddha nature? Know!

A dog’s Buddha-nature,

Presents the true directive in full:

As soon as you get into yes and no,

You lose your body and forfeit you life.

– Mumon Ekai (1229)

Stray Dog Zen: A Hollow Bones Rinzai Community

We are a sacred order, bringing into being a harmonious and loving world through the practice of meditative, compassionate awareness and mindful stewardship.

– Hollow Bones Sutra Book

Opportunities For You

We offer three different gatherings each month. Open to all.

Meditation, Qigong and Inquiry:

Wednesday 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Next meeting June 12th, 2019 on Zoom

  • Opening Check-in
  • Chanting
  • Qigong
  • Meditation
  • Koan Study and Inquiry
  • Closing Check-in
  • Tea

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Morning Service and Practice:

Usually the third Sunday of each month 10 am to noon.

Next meeting June 30th, 2019 on Zoom

  • Opening Check-in
  • Morning Service
  • Meditation
  • Qigong
  • Koan Study
  • Closing Check in
  • Lunch
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Cyber-Sangha:

The third Wednesday of each month.

Wednesday 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Next meeting June 26th, 2019

  • Opening Check-n
  • Meditation
  • Qigong
  • Koan Study
  • Closing Check in
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