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Zen Practice Weekend in LONDON with Zen Teacher Mokuho Guy Mercier

April 8 @ 8:30 am - April 9 @ 6:30 pm

This will be a weekend (1.5 days) of Zazen Practice with Zen Teacher Guy Mokuho Mercier

Saturday 8:30am – 6:30pm

SATURDAY IS NOW  ALSO COMPLETELY BOOKED, YOU CAN CONTACT LANA IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST IN CASE OF ANY CANCELLATIONS – In my experience, there are always cancellations, so it IS worth it to be placed on the waiting list for Saturday especially.  If you have booked, and you have to cancel, please do so as soon as possible.  email lana@berrington.ca

Click for a close-up of the entrance on Avenell

Click for a close-up of the entrance on Avenell

The Aubert Court Community Centre, Avenell road, London N5 1BL

Located at the back of a council estate off Avenell Road, 5 minutes walk from the Arsenal Tube Station (Piccadilly line). Several local bus routes on Highbury Park (A1201).
VERY LIMITED PARKING at the nearby Sotheby Mews Centre (7 minute walk). Please first contact Lana first, if you wish to bring a car.

Sunday 8:00am – 2:00pm

Caledonian Road Zen Dojo, Basement, 486 Caledonian road, N7 9RP

SUNDAY IS NOW COMPLETELY BOOKED, YOU CAN CONTACT LANA IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST IN CASE OF ANY CANCELLATIONS

Located on Caledonian Road 5 minutes walk north of Caledonian Road Station (Piccadilly line), on street parking nearby and good bus connections.
We will have lunch at a nearby pub or restaurant afterwards for those who wish to join us.

Guy Mokuho Mercier

Guy Mokuho Mercier

About The Teacher:

Guy Mokuho Mercier began practising zazen with Master Taisen Deshimaru in 1973, becoming his disciple in March of 1976 after receiving ordination as a monk.

After Master Deshimaru’s death in 1982, he remained active in the Paris sangha. From 1986 to 1991, he was again the tenzo at La Gendronnière, and became the head of the temple from 1991 to 1997.  In September, 2008, he received Dharma transmission from Sojun Matsuno Roshi in Takefu, Japan.

Today, he is active in the AZI spiritual council is the head of the Zen Centre of Lanau near Saint Flour in the Cantal area of in France and leads the Tenborin Zen Association.  He leads sesshins in France, Spain, Switzerland and England.

Cost:

Saturday £30 (includes lunch) / Sunday £15
Discounts are possible if you have financial need, please contact Lana in advance

Registration:

It’s very important that you register to attend – and that you let Lana know in advance if your plans change and you cannot attend for any reason (particularly Sunday, which will fill up quickly and will have a waiting list )

For more information, you can contact Lana by email here: or  text on 07946 441 884.
If you would like to register for the Zen Weekend you can complete this form, and send a cheque to Lana Berrington, 18 St. Augustines Road, Top Flat, London, NW1 9RN

or the following on-line registration form:

BOTH DAYS ARE NOW COMPLETELY BOOKED, YOU CAN CONTACT LANA IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST IN CASE OF ANY CANCELLATIONS