community news: three students ordained as teachers

On January 4, 2022, Paulina KenKo Duarte Catalan, Felipe MuKan Rojas Walsen, and Eden MyoShin Steinberg were ordained by Claude AnShin Thomas as teachers and dharma holders in the Soto Zen lineage. The ceremony took place at the Magnolia Zen Center during Zaltho's annual ten-day-year-transition-retreat.

More than a dozen members of our international practice community attended this joyous ceremony, either in person or online. Here are some photos of the event.