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MAIJA MYOSHO IJÄS
Maija Myosho Ijäs is a Finnish composer, musician, singer, vocal coach and a zen practitioner in the Zen Peacemaker lineage. Maija is one of the coordinators and organizers of the Peacemakers Finland.
Reverend Mikko Rakushin Kendo Ijäs, Ph.D., is a Finnish visual artist, researcher, zen priest and a student of Roshi Frank. Mikko is one of the coordinators and organizers of the Peacemakers Finland. He currently holds an Associate researcher position at the Helsinki University
Frank De Waele Roshi is a Dharma successor of Genno Pagès Roshi and Bernie Glassman Roshi and qualified Zen teacher in the White Plum Soto Zen tradition of the late Taizan Maezumi Roshi. Frank Roshi lives in Ghent at the Zen Sangha zendo, where he works fulltime as a Zen teacher in residence. He takes on the spiritual guidance and the priestly functions, gives Dharma teachings and is responsible for the training of the lay practitioners.