• "Throwing away zen mind is correct zen mind"  ~Dogen
  • "Only keep the question, 'what is the best way of helping
    other people"  ~Dogen
  • "The fundamental delusion of humanity is to suppose that I am here 
    and you are out there"  ~Yasutani Roshi
  • "When dharma fills your body and mind, you understand
    that something is missing"~Dogen
  • "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
  • "I teach one thing and one thing only: suffering and the end of suffering" ~Shakyamuni Buddha
  • "So what?" ~ Ryushin Paul Haller

Contact Information

New Location:

66 Lovett Street
Beverly, MA 01915

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We look forward to seeing you! Please feel free to reach us for questions, comments and volunteer opportunities.You can email us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., call us at 781-724-2508.


Affiliate Soto Zen Center:

 San Francisco Zen Center

Northeastern Soto Zen Centers:

 Boundless Way Zen

 Brooklyn Zen Center 

 Great River Zendo

 Shao Shan Temple

Affiliate Organizations of Marblehead Zen Center

Soto Zen Buddhist Association

Sweeping Zen