OUR PRACTICE

Lambda Zen Temple is the first Zen temple for software developers and zen practitioners alike.

The Insopor Zen Academy is a nonprofit association.
Our purpose is to awaken each and everyone's true nature and to share compassion with the community.

Daily Schedule
  • 06:30     Meditation
  • 07:30     Breakfast
  • 08:00     Module
  • 11:45     Lunch
  • 13:30     Module
  • 17:30     Dinner
  • 19:00     Meditation
  • 22:00     Lights out

Module: IT Projects, Meditation, Hiking, Gardening, Work, Cleaning, Cooking, Free time, etc.

IT Projects

The projects will be created by professional Software Developers (tutors of the Insopor Zen Academy) to serve a humanistic ideal. Things you would never do, because you have no time or money.

Zen Meditation

Open daily!

Staff

If you want to stay longer than three months it is possible to become a staff member from the third month on and have an expense free stay. Please contact us for further questions.

The Great Way is gateless, approached in a thousand ways. Once past this checkpoint you stride through the universe.

GALLERY

OBLATION

Householder and the homeless in mutual dependence, reach the true path! Who is the true householder and the homeless?

Please help us to offer a refuge for meditation and teaching.

2 hours: free
1 day: 70.-
1 week: 350.-
1 month: 1200.-
3 months: 2500.-
> Longterm Templestay: from the 4th month free of charge*
> 3 months: 600.- /month**

All prizes are in Swiss Francs (tourist taxes included) .
Repeaters and children will have a prize reduction.
Thank you for your understanding. See our donation site here.

*as staff member
**with own part-time job considered as alms round

HEADMONK

Zen Monk Alain Lafon and Tutor Monika Bieri welcome you to the Lambda Zen Temple.

Zen Monk Alain M. Lafon

Zen Monk Alain M. Lafon

Zen Monk Alain M. Lafon has lived for years as Digital Nomad with only a backpack. After many years of formal daily Zen practice and an ordination in 2011, he joined Insopor Zen Academy in 2014. Now, he is head monk of the Lambda Zen Temple.

Alain also works as a lecturer at ZHAW School of Engineering and builds software products like collecture.io to facilitate digital education.

Tutor Monika Bieri

Tutor Monika Bieri has lived in Shogen Dojo for a good year and has lead the daily meditation and facilitated regular retreats. In 2014, she joined the Insopor Zen Academy and continued to lead daily meditation as well as facilitating regular retreats.

Monika has a degree in Psychology and works self-employed as art therapist at Maltherapie Züri.

CONTACT

If you have any questions, please contact us via email or telephone and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

Address

Lambda Zen Temple
Zen Monk Alain Lafon / Tutor Monika Bieri
Im Stützli 5
8750 Glarus
Switzerland

Phone: +41 76 40 50 567
E-Mail: lambda@zen-tempel.ch

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