Olympia Zen Center
Order of Ryokan
Olympia Zen Center practices meditation in the Soto Zen neo-traditional style
Assuring a sacred place of practice for now and for the future.
Zazen meditation is the cornerstone of our
practice and daily life.
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).
"INTEGRITY IN GOVERNMENT" Guest Speaker: SENATOR KAREN FRASER serving 28 years in Washington State Legislature and another 15 in local government. Wednesday February 1
Novice Priest Ordination
for William Russell Turner, Saturday, Jan. 21 3:00 p.m. Reception 4:30-5:30
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.
Niho Tetsumei Roshi at Entsuji wearing the 25 panel Okesa sewn by Olympia Zen Center sangha for his 77th birthday.
Live long and prosper