The abbot of Eiheiji,
training temple founded by Master Dogen in the 13th century

Eiheiji On September 29, Fukuyama Taiho Zenji, the 79th abbot of Eiheiji, retired from office for health reasons. He gave himself with great courage to this very high responsibility; may he be deeply thanked for it. Fukuyama Taiho Zenji He…
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Liberation

Zen is the most direct, simplest form of practicing Buddhism. Zen is nothing other than zazen, meditation without object. To do zazen is to experience regained freedom and in doing so, to taste pure existence. During zazen, we are free because…
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Interview with Taiun JP Faure (“Regards bouddhistes”)

(Excerpts from an interview with Taiun JP Faure in "Regards bouddhistes", January 4th, 2016.   Regards bouddhistes: There is a preconceived idea about non-violence, inherited from the "peace and love" movement of the 70s, when hippies…