Alain Tainan Liebmann
Alain Liebmann was born in Paris in 1945.
He regularly goes to Gotanjoji, Takefu (in the Fukui Prefecture), the temple of Koshu Itabashi Zenji.
He received a twenty-five band, silk-lined kesa from him, which was made by Kodo Sawaki’s disciples.
He currently lives in Galway, the main centre for Irish Zen affiliated to the AZI.