Zen meditation practiced in a sitting position
Origin of zazenJapanese ; from za, seat, sitting + zen, Zen
The primary form of meditation in Zen Buddhism, practiced while sitting cross-legged.
Origin of zazenJapanese : za, to sit down (from Early Middle Chinese dzwa’; also the source of Mandarin zuò) + zen, silent meditation; see Zen.
From Japanese åº§ç¦…, from åº§ "˜sitting' + ç¦… "˜meditation'.