Getting Started

We invite you to begin the practice of Zen.

The Kwan Um School of Zen supports over 100 Zen centers around the world where you can learn the practices and forms of traditional Zen training. More

2017 Founder's Day Weekend

Please join us for our next Sangha Weekend, August 5-6, 2017! We'll celebrate and remember the life and teachings of our Founding Teacher, Zen Master Seung Sahn, and reflect together on he continues to teach and help all beings to this day. Click here for info.

Find a Zen Center near you

Find a Zen center near you and begin enjoying the benefits of group practice and support. Learn More