Alan Block


Cuke Podcast with Alan 🔊

Alan interview on on Rick McDaniel's Zen Conversations and Profiles site.

Alan Block practiced Zen at the San Francisco Zen Center and now has a Zen group in Berkeley, CA, with no internet presence. One may contact him to join it at

"Alan Block is entrusted as a teacher of Zen Buddhism by Zoketsu Norman Fischer in the lineage of Shunryu Suzuki of the San Francisco Zen Center. Alan originally studied with Zentatsu Richard Baker and has been with Everyday Zen from its inception. He worked in construction for 30 years and previously taught history at the college level. Alan leads an Everyday Zen sitting group, Silent Bell Sangha, emphasizing meditation and a buddhist approach to life in the East Bay." - from Everyday Zen Foundation

Alan's workshops and talks online: