It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sojun Mel Weitsman, former Abbot of San Francisco Zen Center and beloved teacher to many.

For the most up-to-date information on ceremonies and his funeral, including a link to his Memorial Wall, visit the Berkeley Zen Center website. Sojun was the abbot of Berkeley Zen Center for several decades.


Information regarding Covid-19:
Tassajara, Green Gulch Farm, and City Center remain closed until further notice. We are committed to the health and safety of our communities, including our residential and wider sangha. We are also committed to continuing to offer the Dharma and practices to encourage, inspire, and support us to meet this moment with wisdom and equanimity.

Please visit the Online Programs page for new and ongoing online offerings.