FLORENCE ZEN CENTER

Shinnyoji

Calligraphy by Rev. Tenrai Ryūshin Azuma Rōshi

SHINNYOJI UPDATES


PRATICE IN PERSON
We continue the weekly practice together on Mondays and Thursdays at 7:30-8:30pm both in person and online.

 

Reservations are required to participate in person: book here.  |  PROTOCOL PROCEDURES ANTI-COVID SHINNYOJI TEMPLE (Italian)
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 Florence Zen Center is in association with the Italian Buddhist Union and the Sōtō-shū Shūmūchō in Japan.

UPCOMING MEETINGS

  1. Zazen (anche online)

    25 January | 19:30 - 20:30
  2. Incontro delle Confessioni Religiose

    26 January | 15:00 - 19:00
  3. Zazen (anche online)

    28 January | 19:30 - 20:30
  4. Zazen (anche online)

    1 February | 19:30 - 20:30
  5. Corso annuale di Calligrafia Zen

    4 February | 18:00 - 19:30

PRACTICE SCHEDULE

ZAZEN

Monday  |  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday  |  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm  |  dedicated to beginners

SESSHIN/ZAZENKAI

Once per month

ANNUAL INTENSIVE RETREATS

Every six months

 

Calendar (in Italian) »

Twinned Temple

鏡徳寺 Kyōtokuji

Hitachi, Ibaraki Prefecture. Japan.
住職 Abbot: 山田 崇三 Rev. Shuzan Yamada
副住職 Vice Abbot: 大野 徹史 Rev. Tetsushi Ōno
Friend Temple

壬生寺 Mibudera

Kyoto, Kyōto Prefecture. Japan.
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: “Best Wish and Practice Theme for 2021”
  • Marriage Rite Celebration at Shinnyoji
  • Zazen online
  • Rōhatsu Night and Dharma Talk for Rōhatsu Sesshin online del Sōkan Rev Shōten Minegishi
  • 44th Studies of Japan Conference by AISTUGIA
  • International Meeting of Prayer for Peace
  • Annual DIM Meeting
  • Zen Buddhism Studies Three-year Course
  • Florence Reborn - Florence and Human Rights
  • Shinnyoji cited in the Sōtōshū Magazine and more.

 

SHINNYOJI NEWSLETTER