Zenkai (January 8, 2023) with guest Diamond Sangha Teacher Joe Bobrow – In Person and Zoom

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Three Treasures Sangha will hold this event in-person at our Dharma Gate facility and live by Zoom. Registration information (for in-person) and current Covid-19 Guidelines are posted below the schedule. Guidelines are likely to change before the event, so check again as the date gets closer.

Zenkai with guest Diamond Sangha teacher Joe Bobrow to introduce some of the themes in a new book of his, with all invited to participate in discussion. The book presents Joe’s integrative approach to the interweaving of:

·   practice, insight, and social action

·   awakening and embodiment

·   conscious awareness & unconscious emotional intelligence

Joe is a Zen master, psychoanalyst, and community activist. He has been practicing and teaching Zen for fifty years and is Roshi of Deep Streams Zen Institute in Los Angeles.

If you are able, please join all or part of this opportunity for intensive practice with others.

Zoom Link: Send email to ttssangha@gmail.com. If this will be your first event with TTS, we will arrange for an orientation prior to the event.


8:15 Samu – cleaning, work period

8:55 Gathering on Zoom

9:00 (5 Remembrances), Zazen, Kinhin

10:00 Discussion with guest Joe Bobrow

10:45-11:00 Kinhin, zazen

(Interviews, dokusan available in zazen period)

12:00 Prepare for lunch

12:10 Opening meal gatha

12:25 Closing meal gatha, informal discussion

12:50 Clean up, break

1:10 Be seated

1:15 Sutras

1:45 Zazen, kinhin,

(1:50 Interviews, dokusan available)

2:50 Four Infinite Vows

3:00 Closing remarks


Guidelines for In-Person Attendance

  • Vaccination is required to participate for in-person events.
  • Registration is required to attend the events in person with priority given to full time attendees.
  • Eating will take place in the dojo.
  • Please do not attend events if experiencing any covid or flu symptoms.
  • Please contact Madelon (mbolling22@gmail.com, (206) 395-5226) if you have covid symptoms or test positive within 14 days from the event so that contact tracing can be initiated.
  • Covid requirements are subject to change if local rates or mandates change.


Event Registration

Contact Madelon for registration – mbolling22@gmail.com, (206) 395-5226
Attendees who have not pre-registered can try and drop in the day of the Zenkai with the understanding that, if full, you may not be able to sit in the dojo.



For those who wish to offer dana (donation) to TTS: