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Welcome to
The Wet Mountain Sangha!

A Zen Buddhist Community in Pueblo, Colorado

Find Directions to the Zendo Here

The Wet Mountain Sangha is a Zen Buddhist community dedicated to the path of awakening.

The group meets weekly on Wednesdays at 6:00 for meditation as well as on the second and fourth Saturday mornings of each month. There are no membership dues or sign-up sheets. The sangha considers anyone to be a member who wishes to be.

All are welcome, and no prior experience is necessary. A brief orientation to meditation is available on Wednesdays at 5:40 p.m.

Wet Mountain Sangha: 719 214-6002

Contact David Cockrell, meditation instructor at 719 994-3278

or Doug Mesner, Steering Committee Chair,at 719 248-1542


for more information about sittings, precept classes, koan study, wayfarer
or the next Introduction to Meditation class.

The Wet Mountain Sangha is a Zen Buddhist community in Pueblo, Colorado. The sangha is part of the Open Source Network, a network of zen practice communities and individuals in the western United States committed to co-creation, life in this world, and awakening together.

News (Most recently updated 09-18-14)

October 15-19: Fall, 2014 Harvest Retreat, with Sarah Bender, Sensei. For more on the retreat, registration information, costs, and a message from Sarah, see the Schedule page. Note the retreat registration deadline.

Dharma Study, third Sunday of each month with Merrilee Barnett and David Cockrell. The group meets on the third Sundays of each month from 10:00 am to 12 noon at Monika Stanelle's house, 1974 Kingfisher Ct. in Pueblo. The next meeting will be Sseptember 21 and will be led by Merrilee. The group will be taking up koans chosen at the August meeting and working with it in the original Chan tradition of a group discussion about a "public case". Everyone is welcome to join in! If you have questions about the group or the readings or would like to join the email list to receive the koan ahead of time, contact Merrilee Barnett for more information.

November 8: Full-day Retreat with Andrew Palmer, Sensei. More info soon.

Click on the Regular Events page for Saturday practice opprtunities, meditations, dharma study, and Introduction to Zen Meditation classes. If you're new to practice, there's a summary of our basic forms there as well. Practice leaders can also find the current leadership schedule there.

Click on Schedule for information about upcoming retreats and special events.