Ryan Brandenburg

Ryan Brandenburg has been practicing Zen meditation since 1968. He is an ordained Soto Zen Buddhist priest in the lineage of Kobun Chino-roshi and was the Director of Chino-roshi’s temple, Jikoji, for 12 years. He trained with Zen shiatsu master Ryuho Yamada-roshi in the 70’s and again in the 90’s, and currently is on the teaching staff of the Institute for Conscious Bodywork. He is active in Native American ceremonial ways and has been integrating earth-based forms of worship and prayer with Zen meditation since 1970.