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  1. zazen(Noun)

    A form of seated meditation in Zen Buddhism.

  2. Origin: From 座禅, from 座 ‘sitting’ + 禅 ‘meditation’.


  1. Zazen

    In Zen Buddhism, zazen is a meditative discipline practitioners perform to calm the body and the mind, and be able to concentrate enough to experience insight into the nature of existence and thereby gain enlightenment.

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