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Atlantic Soto Zen Center

Atlantic Soto Zen Center

Appears closed February 2022

Mailing address:
3584 Prospect Road
Whites Lake, NS
B3T 1Z3

Meeting address:
Dalhousie Multifaith Center
1321 Edward Street
Halifax, NS
B3H 3H5


Resident teacher: Rev. Unzan Tesshin James Smith, ordained priest

Alternate contact: Rev. Jiko Adrian Fish,

Lineage: Rev. Zengaku Soyu Matsuoka Roshi

Practices: Chanting sutras, meditation, precepts/ordination, prostrations, retreats, sutra study
Meditation: Just sitting (shikantaza), walking, zazen

Public activities: Instruction and practice in zazen, dharma study, one to one practice interview, protocol training for those formally training on lay teacher or transmitted priest tracks

Other activities and initiatives: Extended sesshin meditation retreats

Affiliated with: Mokurai Silent Thunder Order

Associated with: SZBA

Language: English

Updated: February 2022