A welcoming place and a nourishing community for the study and practice of Zen Buddhism, from the simply curious to the deeply committed.

  • Sunday Service: 10:00-11:45am
    Early Sunday Sit: 8:30-9:30am
  • Wednesday Service: 7:00-8:30pm
    Meditation and discussion
  • Morning Sits: 6:30-7:30am
    Mondays & Fridays
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(206) 259-3145
15401 Westside Highway, Vashon

SUNDAY SERVICE: 10:00-11:45am
Early Sunday Sit 8:30-9:30am.
Wednesday Service: 7:00-8:30pm
Meditation & Discussion
Morning Sits: 6:30-7:30am
Mondays & Fridays


The Puget Sound Zen Center is a place for serious individual study, group practice, and family involvement – embracing deep contemplation and joyful celebration. Be inspired and discover your own path to living Zen through meditation, mindfulness, and compassion.


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Upcoming Dharma Talks

Sunday mornings from 10-11:45 at the Havurat EE Shalom building, 15401 Westside Highway, we meet for tea, chanting, and two 20-25 minute periods of silent meditation, and walking meditation. Our Sunday morning services include a dharma talk.

Upcoming Events

The Zen Center holds events and retreats throughout the year. Please join us for our Intro to Zen on Sunday January 13, 2019, or a full day sit on January 26. We also offer bi-annual residential retreats. They provide an opportunity to dive deep with seated and walking meditation, chanting, dharma talks, silent walks through the woods, and more. Our next retreat is April 16 -21, 2019.

My Zen Life

Download and listen at your leisure. Talks are also available on iTunes.


Sangha members share their stories of their Zen practice.


We have a variety of groups from Family Zen to Precepts.


Dharma study, sits, and retreats. There's a lot going on.