Zen Master Genpo Merzel’s teaching is rooted in a deep appreciation of traditional Zen, which he has practiced and taught for over four decades, and his ongoing exploration of ways to integrate the wisdom and insights of both East and West into everyday life. His work has enabled thousands of people from all walks of life to experience an awakening with little or no prior consciousness study.
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Upcoming Events with Genpo Roshi

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September 17-18 :  2 Days to Deepen — Salt Lake City

September 19-23:  5-Day Advanced Big Mind Facilitator Training — Salt Lake City  

September 30 – October 2:  3-Day Intensive Retreat – Vancouver, BC

October 19-21:  3-Day Big Heart Retreat – Miami

November 4-6:   3-Day Intensive – Salt Lake City

November 12:  Kanzeon Big Heart Sangha Live Teleconference

December  27-31:  5-Day Big Heart Retreat – Lahaina, Maui

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Great Faith, Great Doubt


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Bottom line is, if you go through great doubt, meaning you question everything — I mean really question everything, to the point where you doubt everything, you lose all beliefs, you lose all your kind of understanding, you lose all your concepts, all your opinions about things — what you end up with I call great faith.  That’s the bottom line, great trust. . . . . Read more and listen here

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