Meaning of ZAZEN * in English

ZAZEN *

In Zen Buddhism , the practice of extended periods of mediation, usually in a group in a meeting hall. The monks sit quietly for long periods of time in the cross-legged Lotus position. While different individuals will be meditating with different goals, often meditation focuses on solving a koan . For more information than you ever wanted to know about zazen, click here .

Buddhism English glossary.      Английский глоссарий буддизма.