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WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE OF THE ZEN BUDDHIST TEMPLE OF WEITERSWILLER, IN ALSACE!

Discover on this site: the Ryumonji Zen Buddhist monastery, the centers and dojos in town that are linked to it, teaching videos, podcasts, information on Zen meditation and the program of activities.

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Discover the Ryumonji monastery carpooling service, designed to enable you to share the cost of your journeys while helping to reduce your carbon footprint. This ecological and economical option also gives you the opportunity to forge links and share convivial moments with other participants in the monastery's events. Find out all the details and how to register on the upcoming events pages!

Spiritual retreats

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Come and practise with us in the midst of nature during this spring week! This sesshin is open to all, beginners and advanced alike, and is an opportunity to dive into the heart of Sôtô zen, experiencing a practice passed down through the centuries permeating all aspects of daily life. We will do 4

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To prepare for the temple's 20th anniversary and the inauguration of the new dojo, a number of samou weeks are being organised. The samou week will take place from 22 January to 28 January 2024. Arrival on Monday 22 January at 5pm.

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The sesshin (Zen meditation retreat) + teachings + ceremony will take place from 13 to 21 July. During the sesshin, the Jukai ceremony will take place.

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Come and practise with us in the midst of nature during this spring week! The 9-day spring retreat is an opportunity to discover or deepen the practice of Zen meditation and to experience monastic life in a Buddhist temple. The days at the temple are punctuated by meditation sessions, teachings

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More information coming soon!

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More information coming soon!

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