Series of Talks on the Ox-Herding Pictures

Heart Circle Sangha
451 Hillcrest Road
Ridgewood, NJ


The Ox-Herding Pictures are a series of drawings originating in the Sung dynasty China (1126-1279 AD) depicting the spiritual journey and the process of enlightenment.

Beginning Sunday, January 11, Roshi Joan Hogetsu Hoeberichts will give a series of talks on these meaningful and ancient drawings. The talks and discussion will follow Zazen and begin at 11:00 and end at noon.

All are welcome. Meditation instruction is offered at 9:00am and zazen from 9:00-11:00 in 30 minute periods. You can come just for the talk.

Roshi's talks on then Oxherding Pictures will be available on YouTube. Click the YouTube tab on this website or go to and enter Heart Circle Sangha.

A donation of $10 is requested from non-members.

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