Events for Yorktown Zen and Tesshin Silverman


Tesshin Speaking on Peace

Yorktown Interfaith Service

November 2018

“A Taste of Zen”

Saturday, December 1, 2018   

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Come join us for a morning of “Introduction to Zen Meditation” at the Hammond Museum.


The event will start with a short 10 minute instruction on Zen meditation. This will be followed with a 10 minute session of meditation followed by a 5 minute walking meditation and then another 10 minutes of meditation


Zen Master Paul Tesshin Silverman is the head Abbot of Tetsugyuji Zen Temple in Japan ( and Yorktown Zen  ( in Westchester County.


He is a dharma lineage holder of the Sanbo Kyodan or “Three Treasures” school of Zen and is the first westerner to be named a head Abbott of a Zen Temple in Japan.


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Admission: $5 (members) $10 (non-members)


28 Deveau Road| North Salem, NY 10560-2115 | 914-669-5033 |