Patrick Bansho Green

Title Dharma Holder
Organization Zen Community of Oregon
Lineage White Plum


Patrick Bansho Green began training as lay student of Jan Chozen Bays, Roshi and Hogen Bays, Roshi in 2004. They designated him a dharma holder in 2014 and a community Zen leader in 2013. From 2006-2012, Bansho served as Board President where he led the Sangha founding of Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple, a lay-led Zen Buddhist temple in Portland. He is married and works nationally with labor unions on creative organizational change strategies to respond to a rapidly evolving economy.


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