Jogen Salzberg, Sensei

Jogen Salzberg, Sensei has been practicing Zen since 1997, entered monastic training at Great Vow in 2003 and received Dharma Transmission from Chozen Bays, Roshi and Hogen Bays, Roshi in 2017. Since 2011, he has been a student of Dzogchen teacher Keith Dowman. Jogen leads the weekly Wednesday evening meditation gathering. His teaching draws on Zen, Dzogchen, Depth and Archetypal psychology, Voice Dialogue and more.

Events with Jogen Salzberg, Sensei

Magic* Imagine* Movement* - A Universe Somatic Day Long
May 15, 2021

Universe Somatic is a practice that integrates meditation, imagination, movement and energy work with a spirit of experimentation and playfulness. We explore the union of spaciousness and embodied energies and find that contemplative practice can be expressive, fun and not fixated on quietude. The heart of the practice is an alternation between Dzogchen open awareness style sitting meditation and movement sessions. The movement phases are multifaceted- a time to appreciate the simple miracle and joy of the living body, a time to connect with energies and emotions beyond our ordinary sense of self and an opportunity to cut through hindrances…

No Hindrances - Seeing Through Obstacles To Creativity & Transformation
June 4, 2021

“Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes” – W. Whitman Transformation of our hearts and minds  has never been more vital. The very possibility for future humans to experience Truth, Beauty and Goodness is up in the air! And yet, most of us have significant challenges following through with our aspirations and continuing through the ups and downs that come with committed consciousness work.  This workshop brings together the parts work practice of Voice Dialogue with Buddhist awareness methods to amplify understanding and dis-identify from ‘voices’ or ‘selves’ that hinder our…

July Sesshin: Cultivating the Empty Field Online Meditation Retreat
July 19, 2021

This retreat we practice serene illumination meditation and celebrate the teachings of Master Hongzhi who articulated serene illumination profoundly in Cultivating The Empty Field. It is our intention to offer the supportive structure to allow you to do a week long meditation retreat at home. You can participate to whatever degree your life allows. Consider the possibility to design your own retreat. Do a work/family sesshin. Take one day this week and make it a retreat day! This retreat will take place through the zoom app. You will receive a link to the retreat once you register. Doing a retreat…