Empty Gate Zen Center


Providing Zen meditation instruction to help us to clear our mind of habitual thinking and access our wisdom and compassion.  We offer a daily practice schedule and regular monthly retreats, as well as Dharma talks, and private interviews with our guiding teacher, Zen Master Bon Soeng (Jeff Kitzes). All of our programs are open to everyone, regardless of previous experience or background.

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