Former chief justice of the Utah Supreme Court is Buddhist teacher
Deseret Morning News, Dec 12, 2006
Deseret, Utah (USA) -- Former chief justice of the Utah Supreme Court Michael Zimmerman received the Shiho Dharma Transmission from Genpo Roshi at the Jewish Community Center in Salt Lake City Sunday.
<< Mike Terry, Deseret Morning News
Michael Zimmerman receiving the Shiho Dharma Transmission from Genpo Roshi
The public ceremony, which followed one Saturday night, signified Zimmerman's inheritance of the Soto-Zen lineage to become a Buddhist teacher and priest.
Zimmerman was also given various gifts and documents by Genpo Roshi at the public ceremony.