CCZC Abbot Jim
We are happy and honored that you are visiting our web site. As a religious organization, we are always striving to find new ways to get our message out to current and prospective members. This web site allows us to reach people we may never have been able to contact before.
Please use this site to access the information you need about the Cape Cod Zen Center, and the Kwan Um School of Zen - as a resource for broadening your faith. We look forward to hearing from you and answering any questions you might have. Pictured is 1) our Dharma (meditation) Room; 2) our CCZC Abbot, Bodhisattva Teacher Jim; and 3) our Vice Abbot Ann.
Please see our NEW Practice Schedule, BELOW.
CCZC Practice Schedule
Informal Meditation Practice - Unitarian Church of Barnstable, Route 6A, in Barnstable Village. Tuesday mornings 8:00-9:15 a.m.
CCZC Formal Meditation Practice at CCZC, 169 North Main Street, South Yarmouth:
Sunday mornings 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. – Chanting and sitting meditation
Thursday evenings 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. – Chanting and sitting meditation.
Everyone is welcome, at the above practice times. Because of some problems, CCZC will NO LONGER be open at times other than scheduled practice times.
IMPORTANT Winter Weather Advisory: Winter is here. Thus, several guidelines regarding practice at CCZC: 1) always please be mindful of weather and road conditions before coming to CCZC, and please do not come if it is slippery or hazardous; 2) if we have a major snowstorm, it may take days to clear the driveway at CCZC (especially if the town of Yarmouth has piled snow up (from snowplows) at the end of the driveway; 3) if there is significant snow, the gravel/south side of the driveway may not be plowed; and 4) please never block the white car parked by the west side of the house. Thanks!
Welcome to our Cape Cod Zen Center web site!
The photo below shows our Cape Cod Zen Center Dharma Room (meditation room)! On this home page we'll introduce ourselves and highlight our schedule and important events. For Meditation Instruction, please see the Meditation Instruction page (in the tabs, above); thanks! For Membership, please see CCZC Membership page. Cape Cod Zen Center is a Zen center of the Kwan Um School of Zen - www.kwanumzen.org
Plymouth Zen Group meets every Wednesday evening from 7:00 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. at 26 North Street, in downtown Plymouth, MA. PZG already has a large, active group; come to Plymouth and sit with us! The Plymouth Zen Group web site is: http://plymouthzen.com
CCZC Dharma Room
There are be 7 p.m. Interviews at CCZC, 169 North Main Street in South Yarmouth, on Thursday evenings. LAST Thursday of the month - Dharma Talk.
Cape Cod Zen Center
CCZC Vice Abbot Ann