You're a zazen practitioner with established knowledge,  and You’re eager to put your knowledge and know-how at the service of the Sangha? Join one of the following Thematic forums for discussion to move the Sangha forward, together.

Forum Tenzo

You’re a savvy cook, or are a tenzo, or the responsible for the genmai? Share recipes and tips and consult the inventory!

Discussion Categories : Before a sesshin, After a sesshin, Teams, Genmai, Kitchen equipment, Stock and inventory, Menus, Special regimes

Forum Samus

You’ve got know-how in plumbing, electricity, carpentry, horticulture, architecture? Give your advice about samus, construction works and quotations!

Discussion Categories : Carpentry, Electricity, Surroundings, Construction, Painting, Plumbing, Gardening, Renovation, Samu sesshins, Roofs.

Forum Dojos Zen

You manage a dojo, or plan to create a group dedicated to practice? Ask your questions to the elders, or make other dojos in the Sangha benefit from your experience.

Forum Communication

You’re a graphic designer, a filmmaker, a photographer, a writer, a translator, a musician, a developer, or a sound engineer? Help promote Deshimaru’s zazen!

Discussion Categories : Posters, Graphic charter, Facebook, Instagram, Books, Newsletter, Photographs, Press, Translation, Twitter, Videos.

Is It French All Over?

Feel free to post in English. You can click Translate message to English in messages in French or in Spanish. We translate the most important messages to English.

You'll find further information on how to connect to these forums downloading the attached document below.


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Forums des talents Kosen Sangha :  Aidez à promouvoir le zazen de Deshimaru !

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