Family weekend

Led by Taiun JP Faure. During this weekend with the family, activities are proposed to the children and the parents will be able to practice, with a free mind and peace of mind.  

Meeting with Master Taiun (October)

Led by Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure The purpose of this meeting is to study the Buddha teaching and to put it into practice in our life. Opened to new practitioners. We will practice zazen in the morning and in the evening.   …

Discovery retreat (September)

[layerslider id="3"] You seek a spiritual way, you want to give meaning to your life, to see clearly in a society with which you don’t share all the values… The Kanshoji monastery organizes a Zen discovery retreat. For one week, you…

Meeting with Master Taiun (March)

Led by Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure The purpose of this meeting is to study the Buddha teaching and to put it into practice in our life. Opened to new practitioners. We will practice zazen in the morning and in the evening.   …

Discovery Weekend (November)

You seek a spiritual way, you want to give meaning to your life, to see clearly in a society with which you don’t share all the values… If so, come and spend a weekend in the world of Zen and discover the Buddhist practice and meditation. You…

Teaching weekend (October)

led by Taiun Jean-Pierre Faure Led by Taiun JP Faure The abbot will answer to questions that you may ask yourself about Buddha’s teaching. Opened to new practitioners. We will practice zazen in the morning and in the evening. …

A lay retreat (September)

[layerslider id="2"] A lay retreat You want to give meaning to your life, you are looking for a spiritual path. Whether you are an atheist, an agnostic or of any faith whatsoever, you are welcome to this retreat. Every human being aspires…

August-September samu weeks

“The true buddhism is cultivated in our daily life.” : master Koho Chisan. Come and share the daily life of monks and nuns. Led by Taiun JP Faure

Discovery week (August)

[layerslider id="3"] You seek a spiritual way, you want to give meaning to your life, to see clearly in a society with which you don’t share all the values… The Kanshoji monastery organizes a Zen discovery retreat. For one week, you…

Ojukai – receive the precepts

In June 2019, Kanshoji Monastery held OJUKAI, the traditional Soto Zen ceremony during which Buddhist precepts are received. This grand ceremony is proposed to lay people who do not practice zazen meditation but who could be helped by the…