Groups Outside Japan
Some of Gudo Nishijima's students
have started Buddhist groups outside Japan. Click on the
links for more information.
The El Zendo center hold
regular retreats and meetings in Tunquen.
for information about upcoming events and the monthly
The Kajo Zendo hold a regular
schedule of Zazen practice/talks in Helsinki.
Un Zen Occidental
Eric Rommeluere's group hold a regular
schedule of Zazen practice/talks and retreats in
the Paris area.
Un Zen Méridional
Michel Proulx's website contains Buddhist
texts and articles in French, English, and Italian.
Zen Dogen Sangha
Jean-Marc Bazy's group are based in Lyon-Villeurbanne
and hold a regular schedule of Zazen practice, talks and
Zen Dojo Shobogendo
Dagmar Doko Wasknig's group holds a regular schedule
of Zazen and retreats (sesshins) in Hannover and in
different centers in Germany and Austria.
Visit Yudo Juergen Seggelke's blog for information on
Buddhism and Zazen.
We are an open group in the tradition of Dogen Sangha,
founded by Nishijima Roshi in Tokyo. We practice
shikantaza (just sitting) and study Dogen Zenji's
teachings with lectures by Yudo J. Seggelke Roshi.
Long River Zen Group
Long River Zen is a small group based in
Carrick-on-Shannon in Ireland's midwest.
Dogen Sangha Martinique hold weekly zazen practice
and annual retreats on the beautiful Caribbean
island of Martinque.
Gustav Ericsson lives in Umeå, Sweden, and
teaches zazen in churches and at Umeå
University. He writes a blog about Master
Nishijima's teachings and about practicing zazen
regardless of religious creed.
Dogen Sangha Bristol
Mike & Yoko Luetchford's group hold weekly
sittings/talks and workshops on the Shobogenzo and
monthly retreats in Bristol in the South West of
Richard Morrisey is a Buddhist mediation teacher based
in London. Visit Richard's website for more information.
Sit Down and Shut Up
Visit Brad Warner's website to read his articles and
blog about Buddhism.