Schedule Summary

The main weekly programs at the Greater Boston Zen Center include Zen meditation sessions, chanting, and either a talk or opportunities to meet with a teacher. These programs take place at GBZC take place as follows:

o Tuesday evening: 7:00-9:00
(meditation, chanting, and Dharma talk or interviews--free beginner's orientation by arrangement at 6:25)

o Wednesday evening: 7:15-9:15
(meditation, chanting, and Dharma talk or interviews--free beginner's orientation by arrangement at 6:55)

o Thursday mornings: 6:30-7:30 AM
(meditation and chanting.  No orientations.)

o Thursday mornings: 8:00-8:30 AM
(meditation and chanting.  No orientations.)

o Saturday morning: 9:00-Noon
(meditation, chanting, or Dharma talk or interviews--free beginner's orientation by arrangement at 8:25)

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Second Sundays, 3:30-5:00 PM, Dogen Study Group

Third Thursdays, 7:15-8:45 PM, Liturgy Study Group

One Saturday a month: All-Day (9:00-4:30) Sit

Weekend two day Commuter Retreats held two times a year

You can see our current calendar here.