Don't Worry Zendo
The Don't Worry Zendo is an informal,
friendly and non-sectarian meditation and spiritual study group.
There are evening sittings, a monthly all-day sitting held usually on Sundays, Feb. 4, March 11. (part day attendance is fine), kirtans, occasional full moon late-night walking meditations, and multi-day retreats several times a year in Los Angeles, the Sierra foothills or Mojave Desert. Call (323) 655-8659 for further info, or email us at
Michael Attie, the founder and teacher, has been a student of Zen, Vipasssana and Advaita Vedanta for over forty years. In 1973 the revered Guru Neem Karoli Baba told him to teach Dharma in the West. He is also a poet and performance artist. He also is the founder of Dharma Banners, a company that designs and manufacturers prayer flags of all the worlds' religions. He has authored three books, Many Ways, Middle Way, No Way--a Guide to Meditation, Spiritual Awakening and Fun and This Smiling Heart--Collected Poems and The Love Beggars, poems 1995-2005. A newly recorded CD of Dharma Songs, The Squeeze-Box Swami Show has just been released. All are available through the Zendo. Click here for a description of Many Ways, Middle Way No Way, six sample chapters and on line ordering info .Click here for FREE download of Many Ways.  Click here for six poems from This Smiling Heart and for six poems from The Love Beggars.   Click Here for Free Download of The Love Beggars.


Autumn Schedule

Evening Sittings - no charge, tea and cookies served afterwards.

Tuesdays at 444 N. Flores St., Los Angeles 90048, near Beverly Blvd/La Cienaga
6:30-7:30 optional class (call first as Michael sometimes

is not in town.)
7:30-9:00 sitting,, tea and cookies follow
info: (323) 655-8659

All-day sittings schedule
9-6 (all day/part day OK), no charge, bring something for

pot-luck vegie lunch.
at 444 N. Flores St. on
Feb 4, march 11.

info: (323) 655-8659

9:00-1:00 Sitting/walking meditation

40 minute sitting periods separated by 20 minute


1:00-1:30,Pot-luck vegetarian lunch


Walking meditation, on the quiet sidestreets of this peaceful neighborhood.

2:30-4:00, Sitting


Dharma talk/satsang/sharing

5:00-6:00, Sitting

Schedule is approximate. We sometimes also have kirtan (devotional singing), haiku communion, cafe-sitting meditation, roof-sitting meditation, dances of universal peace and the Lord know what.

parking is unrestricted on Flores St. on weekends.

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