Welcome to Middle Way Zen in San Jose, a Soto Zen meditation center in the lineage of Japanese Zen Master Shunryu Suzuki roshi. We offer daily meditation practice in the morning and on Thursday evening, an opportunity to consider and talk about the meaning of Zen practice and its relevance to our life.

Practice Schedule

Temporarily Cancelled

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
5:30 - 6:10 AM, zazen
Wednesday, Friday
5:30 - 6:25 AM, zazen & service
5:30 - 6:10 AM, zazen
6:10 - 6:20 AM, kinhin
6:20 - 7:00 AM, zazen
Feel free to join one or both zazen periods. Kinhin is a good time to arrive or depart
Thursday Evening
6:20 - 7:00 PM, newcomer instruction
7:00 - 8:45 PM, zazen, service & lecture

Temporary Closure

We regret to inform you that due to the pandemic our zendo is closed and all activities have been temporarily suspended until we can safely resume practice.