Welcome to Zen DownEast
Our resident teacher is Diane Shoshin Fitzgerald, Sensei, a Soto Zen priest. She is a member of the Soto Zen Buddhist Association and the American Zen Teachers Association. Our Practice Leaders are Assistant Teachers Leslie Kanshin Gajdukow and Mary Awaremu Downing . Our schedule includes weekly sittings, Dogen classes, day-long and multi-day retreats and ongoing activities in support of our EcoSattva vow to care for the earth and all beings.