Feb
10
2:00 PM14:00

Dragons Leap 7 Year Anniversary

Please join us for an afternoon of pizza, sweets, and camaraderie. 

Sunday, February 10 from 2-5pm
at 2100 20th Ave. San Francisco, CA

The celebration will open with formal ceremony at 2:00pm followed by refreshments.

Dragons Leap was founded in 2012, which was both the year of the dragon and a leap year. Since then, the temple has enjoyed 7 years of practice, community, and discovery. 

Please RSVP to info@dragonsleap.com

See you then!

View Event →
Practice Period: The Five Ranks
Oct
7
to Dec 9

Practice Period: The Five Ranks

One Day Sit: October 14

First Day of Class: October 21

One Day Sit: November 18

Sesshin: December 5-9

Shuso Ceremony: December 9 at 2:30pm

Evening Zazen: Wednesdays at 5:50pm

Recommended Reading:

Dongshan’s Five Ranks: Keys to Enlightenmentby Ross Bolleter

Just This Is It: Dongshan and the Practice of Suchnessby Taigen Dan Leighton

The Zen Koan by Isshu Miura and Ruth Fuller Sasaki

·   Part Two, Section 7: The Goi Koans

The Golden Age of Zen by John C. H. Wu

·   Chapter 11: Lin-chi I-hsuan, Founder of the Lin-chi House

Zen Training: Methods and Philosophyby Katsuki Sekida

· Chapter 17: Stages of Zen Training

Sitting with Koans edited by John Daido Loori

·   Five Houses of Zen, Tsao-Tung: “The Five Ranks”

The Record of Tung-shan by William Powell

·   Introduction: The Five Ranks

View Event →