All meetings and events are open to the public unless otherwise indicated. Please note that all event times are listed in Pacific Standard Time. Join us! 

All events are listed as occurring online through 2021, but we hope to begin meeting in person again by the summer.
After we start meeting in person we will continue to offer the opportunity to join our regular practice events virtually. 

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Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

  Click here for detailed instructions on how to download the free Zoom app and connect. Joining us for morning zazen & chanting? Click HERE for a copy of our chants. […]

BWZ Board Meeting

Bright Way Zen 12020 SW Barnes Rd, Portland

BWZ Board Meeting BWZ board meetings are open to the public except for an executive session at the beginning, which is usually short. Once they join the meeting, guests have […]

Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

  Click here for detailed instructions on how to download the free Zoom app and connect. Joining us for morning zazen & chanting? Click HERE for a copy of our chants. […]

Precept Study Group 2021: 11 Meetings

Bright Way Zen 12020 SW Barnes Rd, Portland

Precept Study Group: 11 Meetings We study the Buddhist moral precepts every year (click here for information on our 2021 Tuesday class series on the topic).  Click here to learn more […]

Online – Zazen & Chanting Practice

  Click here for detailed instructions on how to download the free Zoom app and connect. Joining us for morning zazen & chanting? Click HERE for a copy of our chants. […]

Just Sitting – ONLINE

Bright Way Zen 12020 SW Barnes Rd, Portland

  Saturday "Just Sitting:" Online via Zoom, 8:30-9:30am To help slow the spread of Covid-19, we will hold our Saturday morning practice online. Click here for a schedule and instructions […]

Saturday Sangha Meeting – ONLINE

Bright Way Zen 12020 SW Barnes Rd, Portland

Domyo and other Sangha members stay after Saturday morning zazen for personal check-ins about our practice lives. Click here for information about Saturday morning practice and how to connect! Saturday […]

Dharma Cloud Lineage Day

Bright Way Zen 12020 SW Barnes Rd, Portland

  Note: This event is happening concurrently (at the same time as) Bright Way's usual Sunday Program, so you need to decide which event to attend. Our Bright Way Zen […]