About Us

Yaksa Health is a non-profit Zen organisation formally affiliated with the Korean Buddhist Taego Zen Order. Zen itself means “meditation” which contrary to popular opinion can be done anytime, anywhere and during any activity. Yaksa,means medicine temple or Medicine Buddha in Korea and represents our commitment to non-dualistic natural health – physical and mental health including meditation, counselling and eating delicious and nutritious food

In this website you can find contacts to mediators, counsellors, and health food chefs along with forums for finding out about meditation, health and other topics. There are free meditation courses along with ideas and reflections on these topics.

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I AM AN EXTREMIST

“I’m, an extremist…! Outside the mainstream, that’s me; – vegan pacifist! I teach peace and love; love your neighbor as yourself; turn the other cheek.

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ZEN MIND, BEGINNERS MIND

“Like eager students, not wanting or rejecting; – willingness to learn! Nothing do I know, not a clue what’s going on; – the beginners mind!

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RIGHT VIEW IS NO VIEW

“Right view is no view, do not submit to figments; neither cling to views. Neither attach to the purified and bright-view. – no view is

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LET POLITICS PASS YOU BY

EXPLANATION Of course these days Buddhists project their 21st century obsessions onto Buddhism and call it engaged-Buddhism, but Buddha wasn’t silent on politics. He said

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