Chant Rotations

Weekday Morning (One Chant Service)

Mon, Wed, Fri---Maka Hannya Haramita

Tues, Thurs---Heart Sutra (chant)


Weekday Morning (Two Chant Service-during Practic Periods)

Mon---Maka Hannya Haramita + Jijuyu Zanmai (chant)

Tues---Heart Sutra + Jewel Mirror (chant)

Wed---Maka Hannya Haramita + Setting in Motion (chant)

Thurs—Heart Sutra + Sho Sai Myo (chant)

Fri---Maka Hannya Haramita


Weekday Evening

Every two weeks the evening chants are repeated. The Precepts Ceremony replaces the evening chant on or near the new and full moons.






Heart Sutra


Setting in Motion (chant)

Song of Zazen


Metta Sutta




Relative & Absolute (recite)

Alternate: Lotus Lifespan & Never Disparaging


Jewel Mirror


Prayer for Peace





Sunday Morning Program (One Chant Service)

1st Sun—Heart Sutra in English (chant)

2nd Sun—Song of Zazen (recite)

3rd Sun—Metta Sutta (recite) + Enmei Jukku Kannon Gyo

4th Sun—Sandokai: The Identity of Relative and Absolute (sing)

5th Sun—Maka Hannya Haramitta & Enmei Jukku Kannon Gyo (9 times)


Sunday Morning Program (Two Chant Service-during Practice Periods)

1st Sun---Heart Sutra + Jewel Mirror (chant)

2nd Sun---Heart Sutra + Song of Zazen (recite)

3rd Sun---Metta Sutta (recite) + Enmei Jukku Kannon Gyo

4th Sun---Heart Sutra + Relative and Absolute (sing)

5th Sun---Maka Hannya Haramita + Enmei Jukku Kannon Gyo (9 times)