Shinnyoji

Calligraphy by Rev. Tenrai Ryūshin Azuma Rōshi

Sōtō Zen Temple

SHINNYOJI UPDATES

PRATICE IN PERSON
We continue the weekly practice together on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays both in person and online.

 

Reservations are required to participate in person: book here.  |  PROTOCOL PROCEDURES ANTI-COVID SHINNYOJI TEMPLE
To connect remotely on Zoom platform book here.

For further information please consult our Calendar page (Italian) »


Zazen under "New Normal", pamphlet by Sōtōshū

 


 

Shinnyoji, officially recognized as a Temple of the Sōtō Zen School outside of Japan, is Daijōji Italia Betsuin, Italian Branch of Daijōji Monastery in Kanazawa, Japan.

Rev. Anna Maria Iten Shinnyo Marradi, spiritual guide of the Temple, recieved the Transmission of Dharma from Rev. Tenrai Ryūshin Azuma Rōshi 72nd Abbot of Daijōji Monastery.

Shinnyoji Temple is open to everyone regardless of their orientation and belief. Shinnyoji is in association with the Italian Buddhist Union and the Sōtō-shū Shūmūchō in Japan.

UPCOMING MEETINGS

  1. Notte di Rōhatsu

    7 December | 21:00 - 8 December | 9:00
  2. Zazen (anche online)

    9 December | 19:30 - 20:30
  3. Visite al Centro Zen Firenze ed Apertura della Biblioteca

    11 December | 10:00 - 13:00
  4. Zazen (anche online)

    13 December | 19:30 - 20:30
  5. Zazen (anche online)

    14 December | 5:55 - 6:30

PRACTICE SCHEDULE

ZAZEN

Monday  |  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday  |  5:55 am - 6:30 am
Thursday  |  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

SESSHIN/ZAZENKAI

Once per month

ANNUAL INTENSIVE RETREATS

Every six months

 

Calendar (in Italian) »

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住職 Abbot: 山田 崇三 Rev. Shuzan Yamada
副住職 Vice Abbot: 大野 徹史 Rev. Tetsushi Ōno
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住職 Abbot: 松浦俊海 Rev. Matsuura Shunkai
副住職 Vice Abbot: 松浦俊昭拝 Rev. Matsuura Toshiaki

EkiZen

Shinnyoji Sangha Newsletter
Periodical diary illustrating the life of the Sangha. Reflections, poems, reports, tales, images, compositions and testimonies: the changing reality of Zen practitioners in the infinite shades of the Way.

In this edition:

  • Editorial: “Faith Literature and Poetry 22/04/2021 dedicated to the Memory of Dante”
  • Ordination Ceremonies
  • Missions at Fudenji
  • Taito and Shinzanshiki Ceremonies
  • A New World - Topical Reflections and Personal Evolution
  • DIM (Monastic Interreligious Dialogue) Annual Meeting
  • XLV Japan Studies Conference
  • EBU Annual General Meeting and more.

 

SHINNYOJI NEWSLETTER