What is Zen Practice Pt.3: Zen Stories: A Dharma Talk by Rev. Dōshin Mako Voelkel

Saturday, May 28th at 10:15 - 11:30 am

  • Teacher  Rev. Dōshin Mako Voelkel
  • Date/Time  Saturday, May 28th at 10:15am
  • Location  In Person and Online
  • Fee  By donation

shin Mako Voelkel began practicing at San Francisco Zen Center in 1997. In 2002, she ended a teaching position in philosophy to enter 10 years of monastic practice at Tassajara. Ordained by Ryushin Paul Haller in 2004, and Shuso in 2009, Mako landed at the Austin Zen Center in 2013 and has served as the Head Teacher for the past five years.

Join Reverend Mako Voelkel for her final dharma talk as Head Teacher at Austin Zen Center followed by her Stepping Down Ceremony & Reception after the talk.

Join our ONLINE ZENDO to attend this Dharma talk, and any part of our Saturday Morning Program (details below)

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Austin Zen Center invites you to the Saturday Morning Program in Person and in the Online Zendo

Time: Saturdays from 9-12 AM CST   (repeats weekly on Saturdays)


8:00 – 8:30 am      Informal Zazen 

8:30 – 8:40 am      Kinhin

8:40 – 9:05 am       Informal Zazen

9:05 – 9:15 am       Han for Zazen

9:15 – 9:50 am        Zazen

9:50 – 10:15am       Service & Announcements

10:15 – 11:30 am    Dharma Talk & Discussion (see before & after lecture chants)

11:30 am                 Tea and cookies