Lay Ordination at Santa Cruz Zen Center

Taigen performed a lay ordination Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at the Santa Cruz Zen Center for Taigen's long-time student, Harry Jackson. Thanks for the help of the Santa Cruz Zen Center sangha, and their teacher, Kokyo Henkel, Taigen's Dharma brother. Harry's new name is Hogan Ankai: Dharma Vow  Peaceful Realm.

Harry Jackson and Taigen Dan Leighton in ordination ceremony at Santa Cruz Zen Center