need help finding a zen monastery in asia

need help finding a zen monastery in asia

Postby gabpaz » Sat Jun 02, 2012 7:41 pm

hi... practice the zen way extensivly and my life changed dramatically.

i decided to become a monk for some years.

my teacher came from korean zen, student of zen master sung shan. i would go to that monastery but he is no longer alive.
so i would like to know what zen monasteries you can sugest me to try? all over asia, i am open, but i need to start my journey from somewhere. any masters you heard of? maybe ones who teach foreingerns?

any help would be more then welcomed :) thank you!
gabpaz
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Jun 02, 2012 7:34 pm

Re: need help finding a zen monastery in asia

Postby Tara » Sat Jun 02, 2012 9:36 pm

Duplicate topic has been deleted.

Regards,
It's not a competition. It's a choice.
Tara
User avatar
Tara
Site Admin
 
Posts: 4347
Joined: Fri Apr 10, 2009 7:59 am
Location: Who cares!

Re: need help finding a zen monastery in asia

Postby kirtu » Sun Jun 03, 2012 12:10 am

gabpaz wrote:hi... practice the zen way extensivly and my life changed dramatically.

i decided to become a monk for some years.

my teacher came from korean zen, student of zen master sung shan. i would go to that monastery but he is no longer alive.


Do you mean Seung Sahn or another master? If another master do you know the lineage?

Kirt
Kirt's Tibetan Translation Notes

"Only you can make your mind beautiful."
HH Chetsang Rinpoche
User avatar
kirtu
Former staff member
 
Posts: 4570
Joined: Mon Jan 18, 2010 5:29 pm
Location: Baltimore, MD

Re: need help finding a zen monastery in asia

Postby Miguel » Thu Jun 07, 2012 5:53 am

Here is one monastery in Asia that acepts foreigners and they speak english:
http://antaiji.dogen-zen.de/index-lang.html
Miguel
 
Posts: 4
Joined: Thu Jun 07, 2012 5:51 am

Re: need help finding a zen monastery in asia

Postby SonofRage » Fri Jun 08, 2012 5:09 pm

User avatar
SonofRage
 
Posts: 21
Joined: Sun Sep 04, 2011 8:10 pm


Return to Zen

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 6 guests

>