Barbara Wegmüller

Barbara Salaam Wegmüller

Director at Zen Peacemakers

General Information

Experience

President  - Peacemaker Circle International Inc

Affiliations

Board Member  - Zen Peacemakers Inc

Board Member  - White Plum Asanga

Board Member  - Spiritual

Member of the Organization Committee  - Dialogue

Recent News  

n addition, for the past several years, Barbara Salaam serves as Spirit Holder in the annual Bearing Witness Retreat at Auschwitz-Birkenau.
In 2008 Barbara Salaam received transmission as a Preceptor in the Zen Peacemaker Sangha from her Preceptor Teacher Roshi Eve Myonen Marko. Roshi Eve gave her the Dharma name Angyo, Peacemaker. As a founding member she joined the study and the development of the Zen Peacemaker Order in Europe and later the development of the Zen Peacemaker Circles. Today she is working as the Coordinator of the Zen Peacemaker Circles in Europe. Barbara Salaam is an active supporter of the "Palestinian Center for the Study of Non-Violence" in Bethlehem Palestine. In Switzerland, she is involved and connected with Muslim women, in learning together and sharing interrelated friendship.

Read More

Read below to learn about peacemaker circles that have sprung up all over Europe resulting from the annual bearing witness retreat in Auschwitz, peacemaking work in the middle east and the support of Zen Peacemakers' Europe Coordinator Barbara Salaam Wegmüller.
If you would like to get involved in these activities or start new ones, please contact my assistant, Ari Setsudo Pliskin, our Europe Coordinator, Barbara Salaam Wegmüller or one of the contacts listed below. The Spirit Holders for this retreat include: Ohad Ezrahi, from Israel, Bernie Glassman, from USA, (co-founder of Auschwitz/Birkenau Bearing Witness Retreats), Andrzej Krajewski, from Poland, Eve Marko, from USA, (co-founder of Auschwitz/Birkenau Bearing Witness Retreats), Fleet Maull, from USA, Ginni Stern, from USA, and Barbara Wegmüller, from Switzerland. .....read more and/or register

Read More

Barbara Salaam received transmission as Preceptor in the Zen Peacemaker Sangha from her Preceptor Teacher Sensei Eve Myonen Marko.
She led small council groups, for eight years in the retreat in Auschwitz. As a founder member she joined the study and the development of the Zen Peacemaker Order in Europe and later the development of the Zen Peacemaker Circles. Today she is working as the Coordinator of the Zen Peacemaker Circles in Europe. She is a supporter of the Palestinian Center for the Study of Non-Violence in Bethlehem Palestine. In Switzerland, she is involved and connected with Moslem women. She was a member of the organization committee of the yearly Buddhist-Christian days of Dialogue in Lassalle - House in Bad Schönbrunn for several years and she belongs to the group of the Peace-table in Zürich. Barbara Salaam offers weekly Zazen practice, Days of Reflection, Zen Circle Practice and as a Preceptor, studies of Zen Peacemaker Precepts. She supports people on the path to receive the ceremony of precepts In the Zen Peacemakers Sangha.

Read More

Browse ZoomInfo’s Directories