Even Buddhism is not immuned to problems. Was Sasaki Sensei enlightened? I doubt it.
Joshu Sasaki Roshi, 105, a leading figure in Zen Buddhism in the United States, may have abused hundreds of others for decades. According to the group’s report, that abuse included allegations of molestation and rape, and some of the incidents had been reported to the Rinzai-ji board, which had taken no effective action.