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Developing Confidence in Buddha Nature

Serial: SF-00074

Sunday talk.
Koan with the wild ducks; story of the king who questioned the Buddha; report on global warming.

Global Warming, Buddha Mind, Hindrances, Delusion, Practice Period, Dragons, Lineage...
Mar 18 2007
Green Gulch Farm

You Are Perfect Just As You Are

Serial: SF-01065

Sunday Lecture: Good father/not a good father; improv - looking foolish and still feeling good; being fully yourself - responsible and flexible; simplicity of practice;...

Conversation, Greed, Suzuki Roshi, Global Warming, Happiness, Rumi, Delusion,...
Jun 18 2006
Green Gulch

Zendo Lecture

Liberation, resistance, Happiness, Karma, Suzuki Roshi, Addiction, Delusion, Evil,...
Jul 31 2005

Hokyo Zammai Class

Buddha Nature, Silent Illumination, Delusion, Nirvana Sutra, Duality, Heart Sutra,...
Feb 18 2005

Zendo Lecture

Ego, Buddha Nature, Hate, Precious Mirror, Faith, Instruction, Zoom, Delusion,...
Feb 02 2005

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03554

Dining Room Class 3

Lotus Sutra, Describe, Precepts, Daily Life, Nirvana, Bell, Renunciation, Samsara,...
Oct 20 2004

October 2nd, 2004, Serial No. 00980

Emotions, Impermanence, Emptiness, Describe, Intuition, Practice Period, Conversation...
Oct 02 2004
City Center

Sunday Lecture

Karma, Dream World, Aspects of Practice, New Year, Practice Period, training, Balance...
Feb 29 2004
Green Gulch


Conversation, Faith, Intimacy, Vows, Concentration, Silence, Passions, Describe,...
Jan 31 2004
Green Gulch

Sunday Lecture

Serial: SF-04035

Allow posture to align, pathway to liberation. Cultivate capacity to observe, name and describe, notice what we turn away from? Then cultivate interest and curiosity - zen...

Cultivation, resistance, Observe, Don't Know Mind, Impermanence, Posture,...
Nov 09 2003
Green Gulch

January 24th, 2003, Serial No. 03931

Separation, Daily Life, Four Noble Truths, Priest-and-Lay, Beginners, Ceremony, Peace...
Jan 24 2003
City Center

Not Always So Class

Buddha Nature, Emptiness, Bodhidharma, Zazen, Suzuki Roshi, Describe, realization,...
Nov 18 2002


Serial: SF-04016

Summer intensive

Separation, Karma, Delusion, Silence, Discrimination, Emptiness, Describe, Peace,...
Jul 29 2002
City Center


true dharma, Transmission, Nirvana, Karma, Ceremony, Monastic Practice, Fox, Describe...
Mar 09 2002

Zen and Poetry Class

Serial: SF-01142

Life and Poetry - Ryokan, Didactic Poems - Writing without adjectives/adverbs

Right Speech, Transmission, Buddha Ancestors, Emptiness, Letting Go, stubbornness,...
Mar 05 2002
Green Gulch

January 26th, 2002, Serial No. 04072

Heart Sutra, Posture, Avalokiteshvara, Suzuki Roshi, Zazen, training, Dragons,...
Jan 26 2002
City Center

Wednesday Lecture

Conversation, Enemies, Anger, Emotions, Right Speech, Cultivation, Politics,...
Sep 19 2001
City Center

August 4th, 2001, Serial No. 03946

Separation, Zendo, Emotions, Silence, Offering, Describe, Anger, Hate, Peace...
Aug 04 2001
City Center

Wednesday Lecture

Concentration, Suzuki Roshi, Subject-and-Object, Mindfulness, Describe, Zendo,...
May 23 2001
Green Gulch

Genjo Koan

Serial: SF-00117


Karma, Five Ranks, soto, Dharma Transmission, true dharma, Transmission, Politics,...
Nov 04 2000
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City Center

Sunday Lecture

Big Mind, Six Realms, Ceremony, Practice Period, Suzuki Roshi, Buddha Ancestors, Soto...
Oct 29 2000
Green Gulch

The Whole World Is Medicine

Serial: SF-00078

"The Four Nourishments"

Practice Period, Teacher-and-Student, Samadhi, Continuous, Commitment, Passions,...
Sep 30 2000

Surangama Sutra Class

Emptiness, Light-and-Darkness, Skandas, true dharma, Emotions, Doubt, Buddha Nature,...
Jun 06 2000
Green Gulch

Saturday Lecture

realization, Right Effort, Duality, Attachment, Separation, Emptiness, Emotions,...
Nov 11 1998
City Center

Sesshin Lecture

Posture, Mindfulness, Emotions, Birth-and-Death, Suzuki Roshi, Bell, Describe,...
Aug 18 1998
Green Gulch

May 31st, 1998, Serial No. 03552

Suzuki Roshi, Zendo, Tassajara, Anger, Mill Valley, Posture, Bell, Describe, Nirvana...
May 31 1998
Sati Center

Origins of Zen

Silent Illumination, Transmission, Lineage, training, Ordination, Mahayana, Offering...
May 16 1998

April 26th, 1998, Serial No. 01892

Buddha Mind, Platform Sutra, Lineage, New Year, Ordination, Evil, Describe, Priest,...
Apr 26 1998

April 26th, 1998, Serial No. 01895

Bodhidharma, Buddha Nature, Platform Sutra, Doubt, Faith, New Year, Describe,...
Apr 26 1998

April 25th, 1998, Serial No. 01894

Bodhidharma, Buddha Nature, Faith, Interview, Bell, Describe, Freedom, Doubt, Nirvana...
Apr 25 1998

Buddhism at Millennium's Edge - Seminar 2

Serial: SF-03053

Copyright 1998 by Peter Matthiessen - Unedited Preview Cassette

Describe, Interview, Suzuki Roshi, Evil, Heart Sutra, Hate, Liberation, Bell, Zazen,...

Buddhism at Millennium's Edge - Seminar 3

Serial: SF-03054

Copyright 1998 by Peter Matthiessen - Unedited Preview Cassette

Describe, Hate, training, Zendo, Ego, Balance, Bell, Doubt, Faith, Emptiness...

Dharma Talk - Saturday

Serial: SF-04821

Commercially Produced cassette: Sounds True - - Pain, Love and Happiness with Thich Nhat Hanh - September 1-6 1997 Sponsored by the Community of Mindful Living

Birth-and-Death, Happiness, Sangha, Lay, Balance, New Year, Describe, Funeral, Anger...
Sep 01 1997

Genjo Koan workshop

resistance, Emotions, Daily Life, Passions, Emptiness, Interview, Describe,...
Jun 15 1997
Green Gulch

Think Neither Good Nor Bad

Sangha, resistance, Suzuki Roshi, Anger, Nirvana, Offering, Describe, Lay, confusion...
Apr 30 1997

Dogen's Life

Suzuki Roshi, Buddha Nature, Family Practice, training, Monastic Practice, Rinzai,...
Jan 25 1997