White Plains Zen meets
weekly on Tuesday nights from 7:30-9:00pm at Saint Bartholomew's Church.
If you are new to Zen
please arrive at 6:45 for a brief introduction.
Zazen: seated meditation involves working with the
and mind: entering into deep silence and stillness, opening to a fresh
awareness. It opens the eye to wisdom and the heart to compassion. Our practice emphasizes the practice of zazen,
recognizing it as a
way for people to deepen their insight of their true self... To
Becoming a Member
There are no
membership requirements. We are an interfaith group and are not bound by any religion. Everyone from all walks of life and from all religious or non-religious
backgrounds are welcome to sit with us. There are no fees or dues, however, donations are accepted via the Offering Bowl.
White Plains Zen, a sittting group started in Feburary 2002 is affiliated with Morning
Star Zendo in Jersey City NJ. All are part of the White Plum Asanga, in the lineage of Hakuyu Taizan Maezumi Roshi.
Robert E. Kennedy, S.J. Roshi.
White Plains Zen Sangha is a member of the Zen Peacemaker Order (ZPO) based at the Maezumi Institute in Montague,
MA. This is an open and free association of Zen groups, either in the lineage of Bernard Glassman, Roshi , or practicing zen
and socially engaged spirituality. The purpose of the cooperative efforts of the affiliating groups is to maintain zen practice,
realization and actualization, and to nurture, promote and creatively transform zen traditions. The mission, vision and unifying
principles of Zen Peacemakers can be read at www.zenpeacemakers.org or by contacting the ZPS Coordinator, Sally Sonen Kealy at email@example.com
(Email for more info)
No sitting in White Plains this week.
Please Join us on August 25th
Or any time this week!
We are on a week long retreat.
You are invited to join us any time this week.
The sitting this week will be held at:
Marydell Faith & Life Center
640 North Midland Ave
Nyack, NY 10960
From NY Thruway - Northbound
Take EXIT 11 - Nyack. At second Traffic Light, Turn Left onto North Midland. Follow North Midland to Marydell.
From NY Thruway - Southbound
Take EXIT 11 - Nyack. At bottom of Off Ramp, Turn Left onto Main Street. At second light turn Left onto North Midland.
Follow North Midland to Marydell. Please join us.
Questions or comments?
Contact us at: E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Bartholmew's Church
82 Prospect St.
White Plains, NY 10606
Sunday Soup Kitchen September 6th
hosted by White Plains Zen.
There is a REAL NEED!
Questions or comments?
Contact us at:
St Bartholomew’s Church
82 Prospect Street