• "The earth beseeches us to connect with joy"  ~Pema Chodron
  • "Zazen is not learning meditation; it is the dharma gate of repose
    and bliss"  ~Dogen
  • "Zazen is the way through which you can connect 
    with the whole universe"  ~Sawaki Roshi
  • "To sit zazen is to look at the world anew after being in hibernation
     "~Sawaki Roshi
  • "You're perfect just as you are. And you can use a little improvement" ~Suzuki Roshi
  • "You get what you give" ~Zenkei Blanche Hartman
  • "You can trust me as far as I know myself" ~Darlene Cohen
  • "The buddhadharma can be summed up in two words-
    "not always so" ~Suzuki Roshi
  • "Yet as soon as the bodhi mind becomes even a little bit weak, the world of individual strangers appears" ~Uchiyama Roshi
  • "Whatever happens, the sky is just the sky" ~ Uchiyama Roshi

Contact Information

New Location:  66 Lovett Street, Beverly, MA 01915

Parking: There are 2 spaces directly in front of the house, or park a block away in any direction

Se habla español

We look forward to seeing you! Please feel free to reach us for questions, comments and volunteer opportunities.You can email us directly This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 781/718-5455

BrStr Member Seal-1-15


Affiliate Soto Zen Center:

 San Francisco Zen Center

Northeastern Soto Zen Centers:

 Boundless Way Zen

 Brooklyn Zen Center 

 Shao Shan Temple

Affiliate Organizations of Marblehead Zen Center

Soto Zen Buddhist Association

Sweeping Zen