Jul 6, 2014

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "A Week at Chautauqua"

Jun 29, 2014

Time: Not Fighting It, but Being It

Jun 13, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, SEnsei Gerardo Gally, Master Yunmen: From the Record of the Chan Master "Gate of the Clouds" (Trans. by Urs App)

Jun 12, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Mumonkan # 6: "The Buddha Holds up a Flower"

Jun 11, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, IV

Jun 10, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, III

Jun 9, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, II

Jun 8, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, I

Jun 1, 2014

Beyond Saving and Not Saving the World

May 11, 2014

Kindness--A Good Start

May 4, 2014

A Philosopher's View of Buddhism As Compared to Other Religions

Apr 27, 2014

Dogen On the Transiency of Life

Apr 13, 2014

Breath Practice

Apr 6, 2014

The Dharma That No One Has Ever Taught

Mar 29, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #53: "Hyakujo and the Wild Duck"

Mar 28, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: Mumonkan #3: "Gutei's One Finger"

Mar 27, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: Dream Conversations by Muso Kokushi, Trans. T. Cleary, III

Mar 26, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: Dream Conversations by Muso Kokushi, Trans. T. Cleary, II

Mar 25, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: Dream Conversations by Muso Kokushi, Trans. T. Cleary, I

Mar 23, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Chanting

Mar 16, 2014

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "Grasping and Avoidance"

Mar 2, 2014

Boredom as Sickness, Boredom as Cure

Feb 23, 2014

February 2014 Sesshin, John Pulleyn, Day 2: "Everyday Zen" by Joko Beck, II

Feb 22, 2014

February 2014 Sesshin, John Pulleyn, Day 1: "Everyday Zen" by Joko Beck, I

Feb 16, 2014

Integrating Concentration and Mindfulness

Feb 9, 2014

Aitken Roshi's "Correcting Our Approach to Buddhism"

Jan 26, 2014

Will Power: Now You See It, Now You Don't

Jan 19, 2014

The American Myth of Individualistic Independence

Jan 11, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #13: "Haryo's Snow in a Silver Bowl"

Jan 10, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, VI

Jan 9, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, V

Jan 8, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, IV

Jan 7, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, III

Jan 6, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 2: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, II

Jan 5, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, I

Dec 29, 2013

New Year's, Rebirth, and Other Transitions

Dec 15, 2013

Nelson Mandela, the Soviet Gulag, and the Power of No Escape

Dec 7, 2013

December 2013 Sesshin, Day 4: Zen Essence (an anthology of teachings by early Chinese Zen masters, trans. T. Cleary) IV

Dec 6, 2013

December 2013 Sesshin, Day 3: Zen Essence (an anthology of teachings by early Chinese Zen masters, trans. T. Cleary) III

Dec 5, 2013

December 2013 Sesshin, Day 2: Zen Essence (an anthology of teachings by early Chinese Zen masters, trans. T. Cleary) II

Dec 4, 2013

December 2013 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Essence (an anthology of teachings by early Chinese Zen masters, trans. T. Cleary) I

Nov 30, 2013

An Overview of the Sixteen Precepts

Nov 24, 2013

Karma and the Precepts

Nov 19, 2013

The Six Realms of Unenlightened Existence

Nov 9, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 7: "The Platform Sutra: The Zen Teaching of Hui-neng", (trans. Red Pine), III

Nov 8, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 6: "The Platform Sutra: The Zen Teaching of Hui-neng", (trans. Red Pine), II

Nov 7, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 5: "The Platform Sutra: The Zen Teaching of Hui-neng", (trans. Red Pine), I

Nov 6, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 4: "Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu", (trans. J.C. Cleary & Thomas Cleary), IV

Nov 5, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 3: "Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu", (trans. J.C. Cleary & Thomas Cleary), III

Nov 4, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 2: "Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu", (trans. J.C. Cleary & Thomas Cleary), II

Nov 3, 2013

November 2013 Sesshin, Day 1: "Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu", (trans. J.C. Cleary & Thomas Cleary); I

Oct 27, 2013

Coming to the Path - Alex Comardo

Oct 20, 2013

Bringing Imagination to Ethical Decisions

Oct 13, 2013

Pain v. Suffering

Oct 5, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #100: "Haryo and a Blown Hair Against a Sword"

Oct 4, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 6:Blue Cliff Record #46: "Kyosei's Sound of the Raindrops"

Oct 3, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 5: Mumonkan #17: "The National Teacher Calls Three Times"

Oct 2, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 4: The Original Face: An Anthology of Rinzai Zen (T. Cleary), IV

Oct 1, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 3: The Original Face: An Anthology of Rinzai Zen (T. Cleary), III

Sep 30, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 2: The Original Face: An Anthology of Rinzai Zen (T. Cleary), II

Sep 29, 2013

October 2013 Sesshin, Day 1: The Original Face: An Anthology of Rinzai Zen (T. Cleary), I

Sep 22, 2013

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "Right View"

Sep 15, 2013

Shoyuroku #12: Dizang Plants the Rice Field

Sep 7, 2013

September 2013 Sesshin, Eryl Kubicka, Day 1: Faith and Patience In Practice

Aug 18, 2013

Roshi Kapleau and His Teaching of No-teaching

Aug 11, 2013

The Promise of Meditation:  Beyond Self-Power to Compassion

Jul 27, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 7: Shoyuroku #37: Guishan’s “Karmic Consciousness”

Jul 26, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 6: Mumonkan #38: "A Buffalo Passes Through a Window"

Jul 25, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 5: Empty Cloud: The Teachings of Xu Yun by Jy Din Shakya, V

Jul 24, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 4: Empty Cloud: The Teachings of Xu Yun by Jy Din Shakya, IV

Jul 23, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 3: Empty Cloud: The Teachings of Xu Yun by Jy Din Shakya, III

Jul 22, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 2: Empty Cloud: The Teachings of Xu Yun by Jy Din Shakya, II

Jul 21, 2013

July 2013 Sesshin, Day 1: Empty Cloud: The Teachings of Xu Yun by Jy Din Shakya, I

Jul 7, 2013

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "Motivation"

Jun 23, 2013

Mindfulness Meditation and Zen

Jun 14, 2013

June 2013 Sesshin, Sensei Amala Wrightson, Day 6: "Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul's Korean Way of Zen"

Jun 13, 2013

June 2013 Sesshin, Sensei Amala Wrightson, Day 5: "Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul's Korean Way of Zen"

Jun 12, 2013

June 2013 Sesshin, Sensei Amala Wrightson, Day 4: "Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul's Korean Way of Zen"

Jun 11, 2013

June 2013 Sesshin, Sensei Amala Wrightson, Day 3: "Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul's Korean Way of Zen"

Jun 10, 2013

June 2013 Sesshin, Sensei Amala Wrightson, Day 2: "Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul's Korean Way of Zen"

Jun 9, 2013

June 2013 Sesshin, Sensei Amala Wrightson, Day 1: "Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul's Korean Way of Zen"

May 12, 2013

Meditation As Mirror: Self-reflection Without the Self

May 5, 2013

Mindfulness, Persistent Practice, and Brain Development

Apr 28, 2013

Coming to the Path - Tom Kowal

Apr 21, 2013

Responding to the Environmental Crisis - Part 2

Apr 14, 2013

Responding to the Environmental Crisis - Part 1

Apr 6, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #36: "Changsha Goes for a Walk"

Apr 5, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 6: Mumonkan #13: "Seppo the Cook"

Apr 4, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 5: Zen Master Foyan, "Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present" (T. Cleary) V

Apr 3, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 4: Zen Master Foyan, "Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present" (T. Cleary) IV

Apr 2, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 3: Zen Master Foyan, "Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present" (T. Cleary) III

Apr 1, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 2: Zen Master Foyan, "Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present" (T. Cleary) II

Mar 31, 2013

April 2013 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Master Foyan, "Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present" (T. Cleary) I

Mar 10, 2013

Our Bodies' Microbes--Who Is That "Other"

Mar 3, 2013

The Lankavatara Sutra, Bodhidharma's Favorite

Feb 24, 2013

February 2013 Sesshin, Wayman Kubicka, Day 2: Long Practice Required

Feb 23, 2013

February 2013 Sesshin, Wayman Kubicka, Day 1: Inconceivable

Feb 17, 2013

Cancer, Success, and the Cult of Positive Thinking

Feb 3, 2013

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "Getting Beyond Thoughts"

Jan 27, 2013

Wintry Simplicity: Returning to the Hearth of our Innate Resources