Myōgen Steve Stücky, co-abbot of San Francisco Zen Center, will speak at Ancient Dragon Zen Gate on September 12 and 13.
He will give two Dharma talks:
Myōgen Steve Stücky is co-abbot of San Francisco Zen Center. He began Zen training in 1971 and received Dharma transmission from Abbot Sojun Mel Weitsman in 1993 in the lineage of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi. He is also the founder of Dharma Eye Zen Sangha in Marin County and is currently on the faculty of the Shogaku Zen Institute's "SPOT" training program. Steve is a past president of the Soto Zen Buddhist Association. He has completed a doctoral program in pastoral counseling, and has completed level two training in Internal Family Systems Therapy. For many years he was a landscape designer/contractor well known for his Zen gardens with rocks and waterfalls. He and spouse Lane Olson have three adult children and two grand-daughters.
Sunday, September 12: talk at 10:15 am, meditation at 9:20 am
Monday, September 13: talk at 7:45 pm, meditation at 7:10 pm
Ancient Dragon Zen Gate is located at 1922 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago.
Part of regular Ancient Dragon Zen Gate programs
All are welcome; no pre-registration required