An independent council of Zen leaders has said that the Buddhist teacher Joshu Sasaki sexually harassed female students.
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Buffalo’s Buddhist community is anticipating a rare visit from the abbot of a Buddhist monastery later this month, which will involve six events, all open to the public, including instruction on the basics of meditation.Konrad Ryushin Marchaj, known as Ryushin Sensei, the abbot of Zen Mountain Monastery in the Catskills, which is part of the Mountains and Rivers Order of Zen...
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Stephanie Kaza will talk about the insights Zen Buddhism can provide about environmental challenges at 7:30p.m. Thursday in Fisher Auditorium in Gannett Hall. Read more
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An investigation by an independent council of Buddhist teachers indicates that Joshu Sasaki Roshi, 105, may have abused hundreds of followers. No charges have been filed.At 19, Shari Young was in search of enlightenment. She thought she had found it at the Cimarron Zen Center (now known as Rinzai-ji) in Jefferson Park and in a Buddhist teacher, a man named Joshu Sasaki Roshi.
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This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Smita Malhotra in Santorini, Greece. "Santorini is one of the most beautiful places I have been to. Sitting on our hotel balcony, watching the sun set over the city was my moment of travel zen. It was like a river running through my soul. A feeling I will never forget!" Where have you traveled for a moment of zen? Email...
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This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Tyler Hackett who visited the Roman Forum in Italy this past Christmas. "The Forum had the true Rome feel. It's the only place that really hasn't been touched for years." Where have you traveled for a moment of zen? Email email@example.com with your travel zen or submit below. And to see our past featured Moment of...
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Perhaps a literary novel that flirts heavily with quantum physics, one written by a Zen Buddhist priest no less, is not necessarily the most inviting prospect.
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This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Kristen Skinner on Gili Trawangan, Indonesia last July. After riding bikes around the island with a friend, she decided to take a dip in the ocean. Where have you traveled for a moment of zen? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your moment of travel zen.
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It’s long been argued that Marcel Duchamp is the most influential 20th-century artist but it wasn’t always thus. The Barbican's show looks at the Frenchman’s influence on, and relationships with, a group of American friends and colleagues — composer John Cage, choreographer Merce Cunningham, and two artists, Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg — who, in the Fifties, took...
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This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Dianne Gowder close to the Terranea resort in Rancho Palos Verdes. I had just finished hiking along the trails near there and I couldn't take my eyes of the sunset. It was spectacular. It is a winter sunset, as they all are which, on the pacific coast always seem to be more dramatic. I am always spellbound by sunsets and I...
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