Kesa/Rakusu Sewing Session with Calligraphy – new location Ashbourne, Derbyshire

3 October, 2019 – 6 October, 2019 18:00 Thursday - 15:30 Sunday

IZAUK Kesa/Rakusu Sewing Session This will be a Zen Practice sesshin devoted to the sewing and repairing of kesas and rakusus. The sesshin will be led by Yashô Valérie Guéneau, a Zen nun for more than twenty years.  She is a disciple of Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure, abbot of the Zen Buddhist Monastery, Kanshoji, in France. […]

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An introduction to Zen Practice with Zen Nun Yasho Valerie Gueneau

8 October, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

This will be an evening devoted to an introduction to Zen Practice.  Led by Senior Nun Yasho Valerie Gueneau, from Kanshoji Temple in France Tuesday, 8 October 2019 7:00—9:30 PM Fee: £15 / £10 Concession The evening will begin with a welcome tea and an informal talk on Zen and Zen practice. This will be […]

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IZAUK Sesshin at Burwell House with Zen Teacher Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure

24 October, 2019 – 27 October, 2019 16:00 Thursday - 14:30 Sunday

This will be a 2.5 day Zen Retreat (Sesshin) at Burwell House (Near Newmarket and Cambridge) led by Senior Teacher Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure About the Teacher: Taiun Jean-Pierre-Pierre Faure, born 1945, is the father of three children. He holds a PhD in physics and has been practising zazen since 1977. He was ordained a monk […]

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Bristol Zen Practice Weekend: 14-15 Dec 2019

14 December, 2019 – 15 December, 2019 08:00 Saturday - 12:30 Sunday
BZD Zen Weekend 14-15 Dec 2019

This will be a weekend of Zen practice in the Bristol dojo with Zen Teacher Mokuho Mercier Guy Mokuho Mercier About The Teacher: Guy Mokuho Mercier began practising zazen with Master Taisen Deshimaru in 1973, becoming his disciple in March of 1976 after receiving ordination as a monk. After Master Deshimaru’s death in 1982, he […]

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Advance notification – February 2020

7 February, 2020 – 11 February, 2020

For those who need to know the dates of sesshin well in advance for planning purposes: 7th-11th February 2020, Sheringham, Norfolk Further details will be published nearer to the time

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Advance notification – May 2020

25 May, 2020 – 31 May, 2020

For those who need advance information for planning purposes 25th-31st May 2020, sesshin at White Hall, Buxton, led by Guy Mokuho Mercier Further details will be published as they become available  

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