“At the monastery, every morning, every evening, the community goes to the dojo to do zazen, sitting meditation. Whether it is raining, windy or snowing, the schedule is unchanging and the body itself seems to be waiting for those moments of calm that punctuate the days.” –> in the book… Read More »Morning and evening, zen meditation: Zazen.
Kankyo Tannier is a French Buddhist nun whose books are translated into many languages. It represents a modern spirituality, perfectly adapted to the Internet age. A daily spirituality, both joyful and profound. Find it in an English interview shot in Mexico City (Spanish subtitles). To order the book in English… Read More »The gift of silence with Kankyo, a Buddhist nun
Book review – The Gift of Silence by Kankyo Tannier, From Nine To Noon, 10:37 am on 27 February 2018Sonja de Friez reviews The Gift of Silence by Kankyo Tannier, published by Hodder & Stoughton.
Do you struggle to find peace and quiet? Do you yearn to disconnect, find an escape, slow down and just breathe? Are you overwhelmed by modern life? The simple solution lies in this audiobook. Rooted in the ancient Zen philosophies that ground her work, French Buddhist nun, Kankyo Tannier, will… Read More »Audiobook extract – The gift of silence by Kankyo Tannier