Creating a confident Mind, be more like the Lion and less like the Dog

October 19, 2018

Recently I have been experiencing a lot of stress around some issues in my life.  So when this happens I turn to my practice and try to use that to my benefit.  I am a sentient being after all and I am one of those whose suffering we are trying to end! However I was […]

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We have retreats!

September 10, 2018

Hello! I know I have been a little lax in posting.  But, hey Summer right? We had a retreat in June.  It was very warm and we had a small group but it was good practice! We also had a retreat in August.  As you may know we have a full day retreat on the […]

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Formal Practice at Northern Light Zen Center on Wednesday July 4th, is canceled.

June 27, 2018

Greetings! Due to the fact that it is a holiday formal Practice at NLZC is canceled.  Please partake of solo practice!  Enjoy some watermelon and watch some fireworks.  🙂 Have a Happy Holiday and may the fourth be with you!

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Half Day extended practice for Saturday the 26th is cancelled.

May 23, 2018

Hello all you zen folks!   Because of Memorial day and the potential for holiday conflicts the half day practice for the 26th has been cancelled.  Keep in mind though that in June we are having a one day retreat!  Hope to see you there.  Be well everyone and have a great weekend!  

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Our March 28th Retreat

April 30, 2018

  On March 28th we held a retreat at Northern Light Zen Center. It was very well attended and good practice ensued! The day started wet and foggy but by midday the sun had broken out and shone into the dharma room on our many meditators.  We ended the day with ice cream and some […]

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Indian Series, The Buddha….. I found this really good!

March 11, 2018

Buddha, the Life of Siddartha I have been watching this series on netflix.  It is an Indian series and it is in hindi, so it is subtitled for english audiences.  But it is a very entertaining series about the life of Siddartha Gautam, who as we know, becomes The Buddha. It is called Buddha, The […]

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Tonight’s Practice, March 7 2018 has been CANCELLED

March 7, 2018

Due to the impending storm and the possibility of very adverse road conditions we are cancelling tonights practice.  As is our usual strategy, when there is a parking ban in Topsham then practice is canceled.  BUT  be there next Wednesday as that is interview night!  See you then!  Same Zen Time, same Zen Channel!

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Practice for February 7th – Tonight! Is cancelled.

February 7, 2018

There is a parking ban in Topsham and Brunswick.  Practice tonight is cancelled.  Please be safe out there!

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Practice for tonight Jan 17, 2018 has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

January 17, 2018

Please use caution when traveling snowy roads.  There is a parking ban in Topsham and Brunswick and as such practice is canceled.

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The Key to Happiness.

January 4, 2018
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