A day of zazen for beginners and experienced practitioners

Part of a weekend of events led by Yashō Valérie Guéneau, Senior Nun, Kanshoji Monastery, France

Yasho Valerie GueneauYasho Valérie Guéneau is a Senior Nun from Kanshoji Monastery in France. A Zen nun for thirty years, she is a disciple of Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure, Abbot of Kanshoji.

This day will include zazen (sitting meditation), ceremony, and two extended periods of ‘encounter’—opportunities to meet mind-to-mind, heart-to-heart—with a Zen nun.

Morning coffee, lunch, and afternoon tea provided.

This day is for experienced practitioners and newcomers to Zen.

Date and time:

Saturday 23rd November 2019, 08:30 – 17:30


Heather Yoga, Holding Space, St John St, Shipley BD18 3HU


£20; concessions £15


For more information or to register for these events please contact John Callaghan at john.cal@outlook.com or 07946476471