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The White Plum Asanga is an organization of peers whose members are leaders of Zen Communities in the lineage of Hakuyu Taizan Maezumi, Roshi (1931-1995), one of the great pioneers of modern Zen.
Maezumi Roshi established the White Plum Asanga in the late 1970s, opening up a unique tradition of Buddhist practice to a worldwide movement.
Sweeping Zen is a web-based encyclopedic project dedicated to the advancement of Zen Buddhist studies here in the West. Our site content offers readers a guide to Zen practice in the Americas and Europe, featuring in-depth interviews with Buddhist teachers of the day, news items, blogs, a large biography index, glossaries, temple listings, and much, much more.