South Sound Zen

Join us in the radical act of “just sitting” in the Soto Zen tradition. Turn your radiance inward and illuminate the jewel within. Zen is nothing other than this very life!

What: zazen meditation, discussion-Tea and refreshments provided.
When: Wednesday Evenings 5:45 pm to 7:30 pm.

Chuck Tensan Ramey received lay precepts in 2002 at Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, and in 2014 he was ordained as a priest by Jakusho Kwong-roshi in the lineage of Shunryu Suzuki-roshi.

South sound Zen is an affiliate of Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, Genjoji.

Tensan serves as Administrator of the Pierce County District Court. His interests are family, cycling, wilderness, hiking, and literature. He lives in Tacoma, Washington with his wife Karen.

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