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07/26/2014
Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream (no public lunch): Brother David Steindl-Rast
07/26/2014 - 08/02/2014
Summer Residents' Retreat: Changes to Public Schedule, CC 7/26-8/2
07/28/2014
Meditation in Recovery
07/29/2014
Young Urban Zen
07/30/2014
Wednesday 7:30 pm: No Dharma Talk (Residents' Retreat)
07/30/2014
Dharma en Espaņol
07/31/2014
Canceled: Thursday (7:30pm) Meditation, Conversation and Tea, CC 7/31 (due to Residents' Retreat)
08/01/2014 - 08/31/2014
Art Exhibit, August 2014 — Tibet: Images from Home
08/02/2014
Saturday 10:00am Dharma Talk & Live Stream (no public lunch): Rinso Ed Sattizahn
08/04/2014 - 08/25/2014
What Buddha Taught (Class), CC 8/4 - 8/25

Welcome to City Center
Beginner's Mind Temple (Hosshin-ji), also known as City Center, was established in 1969 by Shunryu Suzuki Roshi as a training center in the Soto Zen tradition, open to the general public.

Offerings include daily meditation and service, semi-weekly dharma talks, classes, workshops, residential student programs, and the opportunity to discuss one's spiritual practice with an experienced Zen practice leader.

If you are new to Zen Center, we suggest you visit us on Saturday morning at 8:45 am for an introduction to Zen Center and meditation practice.

City Center is located at 300 Page Street in San Francisco. For general information about Beginner's Mind Temple, please click on "Read More."