Dear Fellow Practitioners and Friends,

You are cordially invited to attend the 35-day Memorial Service (35回忌-Sanjyugokaiki) for our honored friend Jikan Leonard Cohen, who passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016 at his home in Los Angeles.


There will be a Memorial Luncheon in the back courtyard catered by Ronen Levy Events. Julie Christensen and Perla Batalla — long-time artist-colleagues and friends of Jikan — will grace the occasion with tributes in song.


If you plan to attend the luncheon, please RSVP by the form below no later than Monday, December 5th.  A donation of $50 per person is suggested for the luncheon.


Schedule for Service and Luncheon

10:00    Guest arrival and registration at Cimarron Street entrance

10:50     Densho, clappers for entering the Zendo

11:00     Memorial Service for Jikan Leonard Cohen

12:00     Memorial Luncheon in the back courtyard


Many thanks and gassho,

Rinzai-ji Zen Center


* Please note that the previously scheduled Zazenkai will be postponed. Sorry for the inconvenience.


Please indicate a method you will make a donation. Thank you!