Formal Precept Study Group

Ongoing Meetings on Tuesdays from 7:15-8:15pm

Formal Precept Study Group

Tuesdays @7:15-8:15pm (immediately following sewing class)

The intention of this ongoing gathering is to meet and discuss our practice of the 16 Bodhisattva precepts and the perfection of Sila (morality). While specifically designed for those working towards receivingPrecepts in a Lay Ordination ceremony (Jukai), all interested members are welcome to apply.

Participation in this continuing study group requires the following commitments to one’s formal and informal practice:
1. Regular attendance to these meetings
2. Regular (daily-weekly) zendo presence
3. Regular (monthly) practice discussions with AZC teacher(s)
4. Stay current with readings and exercises
5. Be an active member of the community, as recommended by your teacher

For more information, and to request admission into this ongoing group, APPLY HERE, or contact Rev. Mako Voelkel

*Our first meeting was held on March 5th.*