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Dharma Transmission Ceremony

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Board of Directors of the Zen Studies Society is pleased to announce that Shingeshitsu Roko Sherry Chayat, Abbot, will give Dharma Transmission to Hokuto Nando Daniel Diffin at Dai Bosatsu Zendo Kongo-ji on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at 11 a.m. We hope you will join us online for this significant and auspicious event.

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Hokuto Daniel Diffin Sensei has a long and distinguished association with the Zen Studies Society, beginning in 1978. He has been a student of Shinge Roko Sherry Chayat Roshi since 2010, and Shinge Roshi acknowledged him as a Dharma Teacher of the Zen Studies Society in 2012.

A medical doctor specializing in vascular and interventional radiology, Hokuto Sensei brings to his Zen teaching a background in Catholicism and Christian contemplative thought. He is also an authorized teacher in mindfulness-based stress reduction.

Hokuto Sensei is President of the Board of Directors of the Zen Studies Society. He and his wife, Victoria Paz Diffin, are the parents of three grown children, Alex Diffin, Marianne Diffin and Alison Plaisted.



August 7
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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