Mountain Root Sangha
is a Zen practice group in the tradition of Shunryu Suzuki-roshi and the San Francisco Zen Center. We offer a regular schedule of zazen meditation and occasional weekend retreats and other events. We welcome beginners and seasoned practitioners alike, and those from other meditation traditions. Come join us for peaceful early morning and Sunday evening meditation! We are located Corte Madera, close to the border with Larkspur.

Tuesday morning:
7:00am to about 8:00 or 8:30am
1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month: two 25-min. periods of zazen; 10 min. kinhin between
2nd & 4th Tuesdays: 35-min. zazen; tea after zazen
Zazen followed by a short reading.

Sunday evening:
7:00pm - 8:30 pm
Zazen, service, Dharma talk/discussion

Contact Layla Smith (Gyokujun Teishin) for more information at

Meditation held at:
Aikido of Tamalpais
142 Redwood Avenue
Corte Madera, CA

Art courtesy of artist and author Laura Jane Coats
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