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Dojo Schedule

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

May 2021

Every Day Zen 

14-23 May


Thursday 6 May

Zazen and Dharma Talk by Ross titled

Jealousy and the Zen Way:
the 4th talk in the series 

The Passions and the Zen Way


If you're attending you will need to wear a face mask. 


Thursday 13 May



Thursday 20 May

Zazen and Precept Sharing 

Thursday 27 May

Zazen and Dokusan with Ross 

Every Day Zen, online with Mari Rhydwen Roshi, consists of 10 days when we can integrate our practice more intensively into our everyday lives by joining together regularly on Zoom to practice more zazen and dokusan and together explore the way of the Lay Bodhisattva.


Click here for more information and to register.

Registration closes on Thursday 6 May.


Sit On Country


Our monthly Sit on Country with Michael Wright on Sunday 2 May at Kaarta Gar-up (Kings Park) has been postponed.


This site will be updated (with a new date) if it is decided to hold Sit on Country on another Sunday this month.  

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 11 May

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

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

Please click here to register

Thursday 27 May

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.