GALLERY

Juzen Jukai

Loi Tran was joined by friends and family as he took jukai and was given the dharma name “Juzen.”

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Shuso Hossen 2014

Highlights from the 2014 Shuso Hossen Ceremony.

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Ango Opening & Shuso Entering 2014

Angie Shinnyo Nickol served as head trainee for Ango Opening & Shuso Entering, 2014.

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Double Jukai

During a recent Jukai ceremony, Camille Whitney was given the dharma name Dawu (Great Enlightement) and Rafael Carrasco was given the dharma name Doshin (One Who Aspires to the Way) by Nyogen Roshi.

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Baby Blessing 2012

New parents Ben and Colombene Jinen Gorton recently presented their son Phoenix
to receive a baby blessing. With cherished family and friends in attendance,
everyone basked in the palpable love. This harmony is the treasure of sangha.

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Shuso Hossen 2012

Highlights from the Shuso Hossen ceremony, 2012.

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Pet Blessing 2012

Highlights from the 2012 Pet Blessing Ceremony at the Hazy Moon.

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New Year’s Eve, 2011

The 2011 Year End celebration at the Hazy Moon Zen Center included Fusatsu (atonement ceremony) and New Year’s service, followed by an after-midnight celebration.

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Shuso Hossen, 2011

Rev. Luis Chudo Escobar from the Black Scorpion temple served as Shuso for this year’s Shuso Hossen, the event that capped the summer 2011 training period.

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Shikan’s Jukai

Friends and family joined Ralph Levinson, MD, as he took jukai and was given the dharma name “Shikan.”

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Joraku’s Jukai

Marking the end of her month long participation in this year’s Winter Ango, Eternity Wauls took jukai and was given the dharma name “Joraku.”

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Obon 2010 Gallery

The Hazy Moon’s observance of Obon–when we remember lost loved ones by chanting their names from our Book of the Past–and Sagaki (the feeding of Hungry Ghosts) is both a solemn and festive affair.

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