The SFZC Audio Archive

Welcome to our new, faster search engine! See the FAQ for more info.

Showing 1578 talks

- Reset Search

Title Speaker Date


Serial: EB-00048
Rumi, Letting Go, Ceremony, Freedom, Conversation
Apr 15 2007

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


Serial: EB-00047
Big Mind, Instruction, Peace, Rumi, Don't Know Mind
Nov 12 2006

Seijiki Ceremony - Relating to Death and Dying

Serial: SF-00029 Heading into winter; what is the most important thing at the end of your life? taking refuge; how are we also hungry ghosts; six realms.
Ceremony, Offering, Vows, Ordination, Death-and-Dying, Six Realms, Sangha, Emptiness...
Oct 29 2006

Right Speech

Serial: SF-00037 The eight-fold path and its relationship to the precepts.
Right Speech, Suzuki Roshi, Conversation, Heart Sutra, Zazen, Buddha Nature, Precepts...
Sep 16 2006


Serial: EB-00046
Bell, Way-Seeking Mind, Silence, Demons
Aug 27 2006


Serial: EB-00045
Culture, Ordinary Mind, Money, Way-Seeking Mind, Lay
Jul 16 2006

July 2nd, 2006, Serial No. 04351

Serial: SF-04351
Happiness, Freedom, Liberation, Enemies, Interdependence
Jul 02 2006

April 29th, 2006, Serial No. 04332

Serial: SF-04332
Separation, Blue Cliff Record, Building, Practice Period
Apr 29 2006

The Great Matter

Serial: SF-00085 How awareness of death, and our own mortality, spurs us to greater effort in practice.
Birth-and-Death, Suzuki Roshi, Impermanence, Gratitude, Heart Sutra, Ceremony,...
Mar 11 2006
City Center


Serial: EB-00043
Enemies, Dragons, Rumi, Silence, Bell
Mar 05 2006


Serial: EB-00044
Enemies, Dragons, Rumi, Silence, Bell
Mar 05 2006

Practice Period

Serial: SF-00034 Origins of PP, meaning of 'ango'; Dogen's essay; resistance; hermit Jim; Rumi poems.
Practice Period, Buddha Ancestors, Zazen, Tassajara, resistance, Bell, Duality,...
Feb 19 2006


Serial: SF-00115 Taking refuge; our true place; funzo; placing robe on the head; story from vinaya about silk.
Discrimination, Doubt, Offering, Attachment, Peace, Patience, Transmission, Letting...
Feb 01 2006

January 11th, 2006, Serial No. 04358

Serial: SF-04358
Evil, Happiness, Bodhisattva Way, Commitment, Peace
Jan 11 2006

December 4th, 2005, Serial No. 04352

Serial: SF-04352
Patience, Kshanti, Enthusiasm, Virya, Politics
Dec 04 2005


Serial: EB-00056
Instruction, Posture, Sangha, training, Zendo
Oct 09 2005


Serial: EB-00042
training, Buddha Nature, Book of Serenity, Evil, Desire
Aug 18 2005


Serial: EB-00041
Impermanence, Sutra, Delusion, Patience
Aug 15 2005


Serial: EB-00040
Patience, Addiction, Way-Seeking Mind, Impermanence
Jul 31 2005


Serial: EB-00055
Patience, Addiction, Way-Seeking Mind, Impermanence
Jul 31 2005

July 11th, 2005, Serial No. 06992

Serial: SF-06992
Tassajara, Hongzhi, Practice Period, Zendo
Jul 11 2005

July 10th, 2005, Serial No. 07015

Serial: SF-07015
Buddha Mind, Tassajara, Nirvana, Practice Period, Bodhidharma
Jul 10 2005

Natural Liberation

Serial: SF-00035 Sunday talk.Buddha teaches liberation; methods of liberation; birth and death is itself nirvana.
Birth-and-Death, Liberation, Renunciation, Nirvana, Freedom, Letting Go, Samsara,...
Jun 26 2005


Serial: EB-00039
Letting Go, Oneness, Faith, Obstacles, Hindrances
Jun 18 2005


Serial: EB-00038
Dragons, Global Warming, Lay, Don't Know Mind
May 16 2005

March 26th, 2005, Serial No. 04331

Serial: SF-04331
Bodhisattva Way, Monkey Mind, Mahayana, Global Warming, Karmic Consciousness...
Mar 26 2005

Zen Of Business Administration

Serial: SF-00036 Sunday Talk.Life at Green Gulch in the 1970s; giving, fearlessness; improv; no mistakes; parenting.
Tassajara, practicing generosity, Interview, Suzuki Roshi, Mill Valley, Daily Life,...
Mar 20 2005
Green Gulch Farm

Way Seeking Mind

Serial: SF-00044 The route to becoming a zen monk; growing up Jewish and hanging out with the beats; meeting Suzuki Roshi.
Monastic Practice, Japan, Way-Seeking Mind, Suzuki Roshi, Monastic Practice, Priest,...
Mar 13 2005

March 13th, 2005, Serial No. 04378

Serial: SF-04378
Impermanence, Attachment, Bodhisattva Vow, Rumi, Letting Go
Mar 13 2005

Two Paths to the Dharma

Serial: SF-00080
training, Practice Period, Liberation, Bodhidharma, Mahayana, Study Period, Lineage,...
Mar 04 2005


Serial: EB-00037
Buddha Nature, Don't Know Mind, Ordinary Mind, confusion, Religion
Jan 30 2005

November 13th, 2004, Serial No. 04335

Serial: SF-04335
Vimalakirti, Priest, Manjushri, Separation
Nov 13 2004


Serial: EB-00036
Ceremony, Desire, Peace, Way-Seeking Mind, Big Mind
Nov 07 2004

Buddha Nature and the Ugly Duckling

Serial: SF-00056 Zendo lecture; feeling of not fitting in and not belonging that sends us towards spiritual practice.
Lotus Sutra, Buddha Nature, Ego, Delusion, training, Precepts, stubbornness, Posture...
Nov 06 2004


Serial: SF-00077 Relationship with the rules while training.
training, Practice Period, Vinaya, Emotions, Don't Know Mind, Mindfulness,...
Oct 20 2004


Serial: EB-00034
true dharma, Hindrances, Commitment, Vows, Desire
Jul 26 2004


Serial: EB-00035
true dharma, Hindrances, Commitment, Vows, Desire
Jul 26 2004


Serial: EB-00033
Priest, Zendo, Sutra, Ceremony, Okesa
May 29 2004


Serial: EB-00026
Ordinary Mind, Practice Period, Tatsugami, Mill Valley, Zendo
May 04 2004


Serial: EB-00031
American, Describe, Bell, Observe
May 04 2004


Serial: EB-00032
Ordinary Mind, Practice Period, Tatsugami, Mill Valley, Zendo
May 04 2004


Serial: EB-00029
Intimacy, Tenzo, Instruction, Soto Zen, Priest
May 03 2004


Serial: EB-00030
Intimacy, Tenzo, Instruction, Bowing, Chanting
May 03 2004


Serial: EB-00028
American, MM-12, Describe, Bell, Observe
May 02 2004


Serial: EB-00027
American, Describe, Bell, Observe
May 02 2004


Serial: EB-00022
Tenzo, Zendo, realization, Practice Period, Beginners
May 01 2004


Serial: EB-00023
Discrimination, Tenzo, Offering, Community, Commitment
May 01 2004


Serial: EB-00025
Discrimination, Tenzo, Offering, Community, Commitment
May 01 2004


Serial: EB-00024
Discrimination, Tenzo, Offering, Community, Commitment
May 01 2004