Welcome to the website of the International Zen Association. The AZI was founded by Master Taisen Deshimaru, and its work is to spread and develop Sôtô Zen Buddhism, the core of which is the practice of zazen, objectless meditation. Enjoy your visit.
Please note there is an error in the brochure of the summer sessions 2015: the day of arrival of the 5th session preparation is Monday, August 10, 2015. For assistants so this will be Sunday, August 9th.
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Photos ofPatrick MorHossenshiki ceremony at Gendronnière temple
Photos of Ango at Chokokuji (Japan)
Photos of winter Session of the great Sangha 2014 at Gendronnière temple
The documentary A Zen monk life
Photos of L’esprit du geste 2014 at Gendronnière temple