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Summer retreats - meditation and buddhism - june, july august, september 2020 More info…

There are still a few places left for summer camp in August.
September sesshins fill up really quickly, so remember to sign up soon!

 

Jukai - Ceremony " Taking refuge + receiving the precepts " - July 2020 More info…

In the life of a Zen practitioner, the ceremony of Jukai is a crucial step. It consists in receiving the precepts (Kai) of the Bodhisattva and, by doing so, of taking refuge in the three treasures: Buddha, Dharma, Sangha.

Important! These teachings on the theme of "Jukai" are open to all, even to people who have already done the ceremony or wish to do so later.



Workshop zen and creativity from the 6th to the 10th of july 2020 More info…

Over the centuries and across many countries Zen has always shown remarkable creativity. All the arts related to this practice of presence and unity with the present moment, be it flower arranging, calligraphy, painting, poetry or pottery express the creativity and spontaneity of the work as it is without seeking to correct or transform.



Ryumonji Temple 2020 Brochure is available! ( IN FRENCH ) More info…

In this beautiful full-colour brochure, discover all the information for 2020: retreats, events, prices, calendar as well as the updated list of centres linked to the monastery in Europe.

Enjoy your reading!


20th anniversary events at the zen temple Ryumoni More info…

For the 20th anniversary of the temple we organised an Open Day last june. This was a public event to celebrate the anniversary with the inhabitants of the region. At the end of november the festivities continue but this time for the sangha!

Join us for the different ceremonies and key moments of this anniversary described in detail below.

 


TV report - Green Conscience at Ryumonji Zen-Monastery - October 2019 ( in french ) More info…

We received the teams from the television magazine Sagesses Buddhistes, which were broadcast on France 2. The theme of the report is how the Ryumonji Zen Monastery tries to work in harmony with nature and protect the land.

Many thanks to Nina Barbier, the director and her team for the great pictures!

More videos to discover on our Youtube channel. Bouddhisme Zen Sôtô Ryumonji


August 2019 : buddhist retreats for 4, 5 or 9 days, beginners welcome More info…

From Friday, August 9 (6.00 p.m.) to Sunday, August 18 (3.00 p.m.), a sesshin (Buddhist retreat) will be held at the Ryumon Ji Zen monastery. During this session, the emphasis will be laid on zazen (sitting meditation) and samu (collective activities).



Workshop zen and creativity from the 1th to the 5th of july 2019 More info…

Over the centuries and across many countries Zen has always shown remarkable creativity. All the arts related to this practice of presence and unity with the present moment, be it flower arranging, calligraphy, painting, poetry or pottery express the creativity and spontaneity of the work as it is without seeking to correct or transform.



Event! Open house at the monastery - June 2, 2019 - 20th anniversary!! More info…

This year we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the monastery! 1999-2019. On this occasion, various events will be organized. The first to note on your agenda: an Open House afternoon on Sunday, June 2 from 2pm to 6.30pm. Guided tours, meditation workshops, small catering...


Long term retreat - 3 weeks during june and july - student rates More info…

This three week long retreat in june/july 2019 is an opportunity to discover or develope the practice of zen meditation and to experience monastic life in a buddhist temple. Two sessions are planned this summer : from the 20th of june to the 14th of july and from the 29th of june to the 22nd of july.



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