Teaching weekend (May)

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. …

Discovery week (July)

[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…

Zen tales

This all-new show is written, performed and directed by a zen practitioner and professional comedian. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the flavour of zen tales.   Fee: 12 euros (full fare) / 8 euros (reduced fare) Reservations…

Autumn retreat

Led by Taiun JP Faure The autumn retreat * is a traditional retreat, which happens as Kanshoji takes on its most beautiful colours. * in Japanese : sesshin, “touch the mind”  

Initiation to ango

Led by Taiun JP Faure Ten day session particularly for monks, nuns or bodhisattva who have responsibilities in a place of practice or who wish to practice in a deeper way the forms of Sôtô zen. For any enquiry and/or registration, please…

Retreat- Receive the Dharma, Touch the Mind

Led by Taiun JP Faure During this retreat, the meditations will be silent and the teaching will be given in the form of conferences in the dojo.

Retreat – Introduction to zen practice (August)

Everyone is welcome to this retreat, as well as that of July, especially those who are not satisfied with their life, with the state of the world... those who are looking for a spiritual path, a meaning to their life, in a society driven…

Retreat – Introduction to zen practice (July)

Everyone is welcome to this retreat, as well as that of August, especially those who are not satisfied with their life, with the state of the world... those who are looking for a spiritual path, a meaning to their life, in a society driven…

September samu week

Led by Taiun JP Faure

July samu week

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