Books and DGZ merchandise

Dharma Gate Zen is a non-profit organization. We offer additional ways to support keeping our doors open at both locations through the additional purchase of items below. All proceeds after costs go directly back into the organization. 

We are also now part of Amazon Smile that will donate back a portion of any purchases you make on Amazon. Just follow: smile.amazon.com and search for Dharma Gate Zen. Once you choose us for donations, you will have to sign into smile each time you shop for the donation to count.

Walk: A Contemporary Guide to the Eightfold Path

A contemporary view of the eightfold path, the guideline to a lifestyle as taught by The Buddha. This book breaks down each of the elements of this path along with aspects of the overlaying concepts of the middle path, the four noble truths and the pathways to perfect our thoughts and actions to find peace and liberation in a modern world.

Available by donation at Dharma Gate Zen (Troy) or through Amazon (click the photo to be brought to the book’s page).

Awake: A Contemporary Guide to Understanding You

A contemporary view of the story of the awakening of the Buddha and how this story can be used in our modern, daily practice. This book breaks down the elements of our internal barriers that cause suffering in our lives and provides guidance to find peace and liberation in a modern world.

Available by donation at Dharma Gate Zen (Troy) or through Amazon (click the photo to be brought to the book’s page).

Dharma Gate Zen Merchandise

We have a number of items to choose from, from water bottles to t-shirts, sweatshirts to dog bandanas featuring new logos and our past logos. All proceeds go to support DGZ’s mission to keep our doors open and spread the dharma! Follow the button below to go to the store.