My real dwelling has no pillars and no roof either, so rain cannot soak it and wind cannot blow it down.

-Ikkyu Sojun

Weekly Schedule

All in-person gatherings are currently suspended, please see our online offerings in the Virtual Zendo

Sunday Morning Program

8:30am- 9:15am  Introduction and Meditation Instruction

(No instruction first Sunday of the month.)

9:15am -9:30am Chanting Service

9:30am -10:00am  Zazen

10:00am  - 10:05am  Kinhin

10:05am - 10:35am  Zazen

10:35am - 11:30am  Study Group

Regular Meditation Schedule
(for those who have received meditation instruction)

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday Mornings:
8:00am-8:30am Zazen

The meditation hall will be open at 7:50 for those who wish to start early.

Queer meditation

Monday 6:15pm -7:15pm

*Meditation in this group is not zen style*

We hold the intention to tenderly investigate present-time awareness of our bodies through silent meditation and embodiment practices. Queer people welcome, as well as our friends, families, lovers, and accomplices. 

Mid City Zen | New Orleans LA | midcityzennola@gmail.com