Practice Opportunities in France This year! (2017)

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Hi Everyone,  Once again I’d like to remind you that is certainly NOT too late to attend one of the many wonderful sesshins happening at our Temples in France. We wanted to highlight 3 particular ones this year, because they were three that someone (sometimes many people) from the UK were attending, so you could […]

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IZAUK Welcomes a New Group in Nottingham

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On the 15th of January 2017 the Nottingham Zen Group became a reality when we sat zazen together for the first time ever in Arnold, Nottingham. I founded the zen group but I certainly didn’t do it alone. With the encouragement of Mokuho Guy Mercier, the guidance of Mokurei Jan Pearse, the support of the […]

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Ojukai Call for Help – From our Head Temple

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This year, From 7th – 12th/13th June, at our Head Temple, La Gendronniere in France’s Loire Valley, there will be, for the first time in Europe, an OJUKAI week!  A Week of preparing for, and receiving the Buddhist precepts. This is a big event, and there’s lots of preparation to do before  – Can you […]

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Practice Opportunities in France this year (2016)

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From IZAUK 2016 The IZAUK Committee invites and recommends you to join us at the UK spring sesshin at Crosby near Liverpool on 28 May to 3 June led by Mokuho Guy Mercier. This is the longest of our annual sesshins and brings the sangha together in practice for 6 nights. It is also the time and place in the UK […]

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New Venue for the Brighton Zen Group

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Brighton Soto Zen Group

After many years in the Gardens Studio (formerly Bodhi Garden Dharma centre),  and as a response to the sale of the old Gardens studio, the Brighton Zen Group is happy to announce that as of Wednesday 10th April, 2013, we are moving to our new space,   the IO Studio. The IO Studio is just a […]

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In Memoriam – Jean Baby

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Just shortly following the 1st anniversary of the passing away of Mokudo Shogen Jean Baby, IZAUK, its dojos and practitioners, continue to express our gratitude to Jean, who left this life peacefully on the night of 1st January, 2012 at the age of 90. Jean Baby was one of Master Deshimaru’s oldest disciples, he participated […]

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