Mari & Ross2019

Dojo Schedule

At St Paul's Hall 6.30-8:30pm

June 2021


19 June


Thursday 3 


Thursday 10 

Zazen and Dharma Talk by Ross titled:

Sense of Wonder:
the 5th talk in the series 

The Passions and the Zen Way


Thursday 17 


Thursday 24 

Zazen and Dokusan with Ross 

Our next Zazenkai is with Ross Bolleter Roshi on Saturday 19 June at St Paul's Hall, Beaconsfield. It starts at 10:30 am and finishes at 6:00pm.

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Registration closes on Thursday 17 June.


Sit On Country


Our monthly Sit on Country will be on Sunday 6 June at Kaarta Gar-up (Kings Park). Although Michael Wright will not be with us this time we encourage you to join together in zazen and kinhin on Whadjuk Noongar Country. Gather at 9.15 am for a 9.30 start. We will finish by 10.30 am.

Dokusan is with:

  • Mari, by telephone, on the Tuesday following the first Thursday of the month and, 

  • Ross, in person at St Paul's Hall, on the fourth Thursday of the month.


Tuesday 8 June

Telephone Dokusan with Mari Rhydwen Roshi: 4-6 pm (AWST).

Registration closes at 7 pm (AWST) the preceding Sunday.   

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Thursday 24 June

In person Dokusan with Ross Bolleter Roshi at St Paul's Hall: 6:30-8:30pm.  

The Zen Group of Western Australia is a lay-Buddhist organisation founded in 1983 and affiliated with the Diamond Sangha. We meet on Thursdays at St Paul's Anglican Church Hall in Beaconsfield. All are welcome to sit with us.


The Zen Group of Western Australia started in 1983 with a small group of people sitting in a private home in Mt. Claremont, Perth.


Zen, or Chan as it is called when referring to its history in China, is one branch of the great tree of Mahayana Buddhism.

Talks by teachers and Sangha-members are available to listen to online as podcasts.