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Title Speaker Date

1989.05.18-serial.00054

Katherine Thanas 1989-05-18Tassajara

1989.05.07-serial.00049

Sunday lecture
Lou Hartman 1989-05-07Green Gulch Farm

1989.05.06-serial.00149

Eijun Linda Cutts 1989-05-06

1988.08.03-serial.00083

Ane Pema Chödrön 1988-08-03

Blue Cliff Record Class

Cases 14 and 15
Zoketsu Norman Fischer 1987-11-275Green Gulch Farm

1987.11.12-serial.00129

Phillip Whalen 1987-11-12

1987.07.11-serial.00005

David Chadwick 1987-07-11

1987.05.03-serial.00031

zen, buddhism
Ananda Dalenberg 1987-05-03Green Gulch Farm

The Bodhisattva Archetype

Sunday Lecture
Wendy Johnson 1986-08-03Green Gulch Farm

Practice Life

Talk given at Berkeley per introduction.
Joko Beck Sensei 1983-08-07

The First Grave Precept

Not Killing
Robert Aitken Roshi 1983-08-042 of 3

The Second Grave Precept

Not taking what is not given.
Robert Aitken Roshi 1983-08-043 of 3

The Nature of the Precepts

Robert Aitken Roshi 1983-08-031

The Human Encounter with Death

Dr Joan Halifax 1981-10-111 and 2 of 3City Center

1981.09.28-serial.00104

Allen Ginsberg 1981-09-28

Application of the Practice - Feminism and Buddhism in the Diamond Sangha

Susan Murcott 1981-08-143

Application of the Practice - Feminism and Buddhism in the Diamond Sangha

Susan Murcott 1981-08-142

Application of the Practice - Feminism and Buddhism in the Diamond Sangha

Susan Murcott 1981-08-141

Dining Room class

Brother David 1981-06-141Tassajara

The Large Sutra on Perfect Wisdom

Reading of Dr Edward Conze's translation - this is after 00007A and separate from it.
Perfect Wisdom, bodhisattva vehicle, extinction, knowledge
Unknown 1980-04-25

The Four Truths

Lama Govinda 1979-10-21

Lama Govinda’s Paper

AIBS
Richard Baker (reading) 1978-08-05

Hakuin

Kazuaki Tanahashi 1978-03-23Tassajara

Five Masters in the Kamakura Period

Kazuaki Tanahashi 1978-03-03Tassajara

On Kechimyaku, Inka and Robes

Interviewed by Kazuaki Tanahashi; brief history of studies in Rinzai dojo; nature of being a roshi.
Nakamura Jitsudo-Roshi 1977-01-09

1975.12.10-serial.00130

Changes that occur during practice period; sutra story of monk retrieving his mother from hell; composing concrete music;
sentient beings, practice period, ceremony, personality
Phillip Whalen 1975-12-10

Seminar on Prajna

Prajna is beyond words and inexpressible; Joshu, Daishi and the broom; achieving the knowledge of not-knowledge.
knowledge, formless, Translation, consciousness, source
Chang-Chung Yuan 1975-05-24

1975.03.28-serial.00015

Morning; Buddha sitting to save all beings; difference between Bodhisattva stage and Buddha stage.
bodhisattva, compassion, nirvana
Nagasaki Sensei 1975-03-28

Thursday Night Lecture at Fireman's Fund Auditorium

Economics as if people matter.
technology, development, nuclear energy, oil, simplicity
Dr EF Schumacher 1974-09-05Fireman's Fund Auditorium

Thursday Night Lecture at Fireman's Fund Auditorium

Economics as if people matter.
technology, development, agriculture, small scale, dinosaur
Dr EF Schumacher 1974-09-052Fireman's Fund Auditorium

1974.04.23-serial.00021

Speaking on Mahamudra and translating old Mahamudra texts.
meditation, great britain, America, mountain, contemplate, monastery
Sister Palmo 1974-04-23City Center

Monastic Life

Early Christian mystics; Benedictine regulations, the rule of obedience; manifestation of God in the world.
suzuki roshi, catholic church, christianity, meditation, contemplative
Father Prior Bruno 1974-02-07Tassajara

1973.07.18-serial.00124

Differences between exoteric and esoteric religious traditions.
esoteric, transpersonal, christianity, buddhism, tradition, difference
Huston Smith 1973-07-181

1973.07.18-serial.00125

The third great religious awakening in America.
transpersonal, esoteric, exoteric, charismatic, civilization, primitive
Huston Smith 1973-07-182

SF Seminar

The Three Bodies of Buddha; comparison between Eastern and Western thought; Greek tradition and Puritan tradition.
meditation, psychology, homosexuality, astrology
Dr Edward Conze 1973-03-091

SF Seminar

The problems with celibacy
catholic church, psychology, television, detachment, instinct
Dr Edward Conze 1973-03-092

The Monastic Tradition

How to deal with peak experiences in our lives.
monastic life, meaning, purpose, question, peak experience
Brother David 1973-02-26

The Monastic Tradition

Monastic experience across religious traditions.
monastic experience, meaning, expression, holy spirit, christian, emptiness
Brother David 1973-02-262

SF Seminar

Myths and legends in religious traditions; natural and supernatural language.
catholic church, tradition, compassion, money, Translation
Dr Edward Conze 1973-02-22

Allen Ginsberg and Musicians

Musical event.
pakistan, calcutta, Translation
Allen Ginsberg 1972-02-221City Center

Allen Ginsberg and Musicians

Musical event
thinking
Allen Ginsberg 1972-02-222City Center

Allen Ginsberg and Musicians

Musical event
intelligence, consciousness, suffering, interdependence
Allen Ginsberg 1972-02-221City Center

Allen Ginsberg and Musicians

Musical event
pakistan, calcutta, refugee, children
Allen Ginsberg 1972-02-222City Center

At the Time of Yakusan

New version of this lecture has been uploaded, which may allow for more of the transcript to be done.
yakusan, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Suzuki Roshi 1971-08-01Tassajara

Universal Practice for Laymen and Monks

Whatever you do is practice; be careful not to practice for the sake of the self. Zazen as a way to find realization and get used to realization. Whether priest or layperson, practice to develop buddha...
practice, zazen, bodhisattva, dogen, sixth patriarch
Suzuki Roshi 1971-07-25Tassajara

San-Pachi-Nenju

ceremony, #improved-audio
Suzuki Roshi 1971-07-22Tassajara

Why Then Is It Necessary To Accept Precepts

precepts, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Suzuki Roshi 1971-07-17City Center

It Is Actually Buddha's Practice

sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1971-02-20Tassajara

Not Sticking to Enlightenment

Sesshin Lecture, Day Seven: Closing Words Friday Evening February 12, 1971 San Francisco
#not-always-so, #new-audio, sesshin, sixth patriarch
Suzuki Roshi 1971-02-12BCity Center

Teisho (Introduced by Jakusho Kwong)

Mill Valley Zendo, talk by Suzuki Roshi
Suzuki Roshi 1970-12-23Mill Valley Zendo

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