“The Great Way is not difficult
for those who have no preferences.”

– Third Zen Patriarch

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GBF is a non-denominational sangha based in San Francisco, California that attracts teachers from all schools of Buddhism to offer their perspectives on the intersection of dharma and queer life in modern times.

Sunday Meetings

Join us every Sunday morning, 10:30 am, on Zoom.
Starting September 4, 2022, we will also meet in person at SF Buddhist Center.

Wednesday Meetings

Join us every Wednesday evening, 7:30 pm, on Zoom only

Coming Events

Trip Weil

Trip Weil

January 29, 2023

Trip Weil has been practicing in the Theravadan tradition since 2004. He is a graduate of Spirit Rock’s Community Dharma Leader and Dedicated Practitioner programs. Trip serves on the board of San Francisco Insight, where he also leads sitting groups and teaches medit...

Inclusivity

As practicing Buddhists, we cherish the unique potential of each individual, and each individual’s unique mission in the world that only they can accomplish. We believe that each person has the ability to contribute positive value to society in their own unique way.  

GBF welcomes people of all races, backgrounds, and gender and sexual identities…

Recent Talks

Donald Rothberg

Donald Rothberg, Ph.D., is a member of the Teachers Council at Spirit Rock Center…

Rev. Liên Shutt

Rev. Liên Shutt is the guiding teacher of Access to Zen, an anti-racist, inclusive sangha and non-profit in the SF Bay Area.

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Dana/Donations

Learn about the practice of Dana, what your generosity supports, and how to donate to GBF.