• 28DEC

    Announcement from the Oshos of Rinzai-ji

    On 5 and 6 January 2013, an Osho meeting will be held at Mt Baldy Zen Center. It will include representatives from the Boards of the three main centers, nuns and monks. The organizing committee states, “We’re pleased that Roshi Egyoku Nakao of ZCLA has generously accepted our request to moderate the meeting. The meeting
  • 26DEC

    New Year’s Celebration

    Dear Sangha Members and Friends,   Rinzai-ji Zen Center invites you to New Year’s Celebration.   Schedule:   Monday, December 31st, 2012 2:00 pm – Temple cleaning and preparation for New Year’s celebration 5:30 pm – Festive Dinner 10:00 pm – Traditional Soba Noodle 11:00 pm to 12:00 pm midnight – Zazen After midnight –
  • 26DEC

    No Zazenkai in January

    Please note that there will be no Zazenkai in January. Thank you!
  • 11DEC

    November Contribution 2012

    Our deepest Gassho and Gratitude for your support! Please notify Rinzai-ji office if you do not see your name.   List of donors & contributors – the month of November 2012:   To Rinzai-ji: Anonymous Dianne Lawrence Dokan Haruyo Sasaki Myoren Myoyuu Seisen & Seiun Stan Kincannon Tom Yoneda Vinny Piazza   Gift to Roshi:
  • 05DEC

    Announcement 12/05/12

    Joshu Sasaki Roshi, at the age of 105, stepped down from his role as the primary Zen teacher for Rinzai-ji nine months ago due to serious illness. Our community is working to provide a forum where both students and ordained teachers of Rinzai-Ji may voice any concerns regarding organizational structure, student-teacher relationships, and a vision