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“Zazen” (Seated Meditation) Workshops

There are many workshops available in Japan teaching zazen, the traditional Zen form of meditation.

Japanese Religion Comes Full Circle: Millennials in Search of Their Spiritual RootsShimada Hiromi

In the wake of the “new religion” movements of the 1960s and “new new religions” of the 1970s and 1980s comes the newest thing yet—young Japanese men and women drawing inspiration from Japan's ancient spiritual heritage. Religious scholar Shimada Hiromi offers a historical perspective on this latest phenomenon.

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