The La Plata zen dojo is an authentic and traditional Zen dojo dedicated to the daily practice of Zen.

The responsible has received monk or nun ordination, and practice the main sesshins within the Kosen Sangha.

The dojo welcomes anybody wishing to discover the practice of zazen, in the spirit transmitted by Master Deshimaru.

On the days and times shown below, the Dojo is opened for the practice of Zazen. Zazen lasts around an hour and a half. We ask you to arrive 10 minutes in advance to prepare yourself for Zazen.

 MorningEvening
Monday  18:50
Tuesday06:50 
Wednesday  18:50
Thursday06:50 
Friday06:50 18:50
Saturday09:50 

Beginners' course in the practice of Zazen

The beginners' course takes place each Saturday, 09:00

During the beginners' course, you will be shown the different sorts of meditation exercises which are traditionally practiced in an authentic Zen Dojo : Zazen, Kin-Hin, Sampaï, Gassho.

You will be assisted in the practice of these various exercises by zen monks or advanced practitioners. You will also learn about proper behaviour and attitude in a Dojo during meditation.

The course lasts 45 minutes and is followed by a 1 hour Zazen. This is free of charge. No need to register in advance. Just dress in loose fitting, dark clothes.

Introducción a la práctica: Sábados a las 9.15 hs y lunes a las 18.30 hs. Para la introducción de los lunes avisar antes por alguna de las vías de comunicación del dojo, gracias! Los sábados después de zazen hacemos samú (trabajo sin intención de provecho propio). El dojo cerrará en el transcurso de las sesshines nacionales (ver calendario). Los días feriados que caigan de lunes a viernes se hará solamente el zazen de la tarde (19 hs.). Está abierta la boutique del dojo. Hay a la venta kimonos, zafus, zafutones, libros, videos, etc. además de artículos originales producidos por los practicantes del dojo. Consultar la lista de artículos, precios y contacto en www.zenlaplataboutique.blogspot.com Blog con las actividades interesantes y novedades: www.zenlaplata.com.ar

Address : Calle 63 nº 1158 e/18 y 19 1900 La Plata ARGENTINA

Address : Calle 63 nº 1158 e/18 y 19 1900 La Plata ARGENTINA

Tel. : (0221) 546 0904

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Strange is really the way which drives to the Cold Mount We see no beaten track, no trace of hoof. The valleys meander to lost of sight, The summits sparkle of dew and the pines mutter under the wind Did you not understand yet? Reality asks the way to the shadow.

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