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Recollections of Early Zen

Serial: SF-00121
Lotus Sutra, Precepts, Priest, training, Lineage, Lay, Zendo, Rinzai, Fox, Demons...
Feb 08 1997
1 of 3
Green Gulch Farm

Recollections of Early Zen

Serial: SF-00122
Priest, Demons, Vinaya, Funeral, Religion, Ceremony, Lay Practice, Six Realms,...
Feb 08 1997
2 of 3
Green Gulch Farm

Recollections of Early Zen

Serial: SF-00123
Priest, Rinzai, Peace, Ceremony, New Year, Mahayana, Zazen, Diversity, Funeral,...
Feb 08 1997
3 of 3
Green Gulch Farm

Poetry of Enlightenment

Serial: SF-00071 Class
realization, Emptiness, Echo, Dragons, Balance, Bell, Priest, Emotions, Freedom,...
Feb 04 1997

Song of Jewel Mirror Samadhi

Serial: SF-00072 5:00 class
Buddha Ancestors, Four Noble Truths, Absolute-and-Relative, Emptiness, Samadhi,...
Feb 04 1997

Mindfulness Sutra

Serial: SF-00069 January PP Class; introduction of Mindfulness Sutra; quotes from Henry David Thoreau and Walt Whitman; Walden and Leaves of Grass.
Mindfulness, Four Foundations, Four Noble Truths, Forgiveness, Concentration, Letting...
Jan 08 1997
Green Gulch Farm


Serial: SF-00089
Practice Period, Study Period, Bodhisattva Way, Vows, Bodhisattva Vow, Patience,...
Sep 28 1996


Serial: SF-00050
Lotus Sutra, Obstacles, Chanting, realization
Sep 14 1996


Serial: SF-00084 Wednesday talk.
Patience, Suzuki Roshi, Emptiness, Letting Go, confusion, Demons, Absolute-and-...
Sep 11 1996
Green Gulch Farm

Fearlessness - What Is It?

Serial: SF-00087
Intimacy, Birth-and-Death, Transmission, Absolute-and-Relative, realization, Ceremony...
Mar 02 1996

This Very Mind Is Buddha - Understanding Birth And Death

Serial: SF-00042 Sunday talk.
Birth-and-Death, Precepts, Repentance, Letting Go, Buddha Ancestors, Hindrances,...
Nov 26 1995


Serial: SF-00003
Suzuki Roshi, Daily Life, Big Mind, Letting Go, Zazen Mind, Zazen, Ego, Enthusiasm,...
Nov 01 1995

Women in Buddhism

Serial: SF-00153 Class
Religion, Discrimination, Priest, Ceremony, Bodhisattva Vow, Buddha Nature, Ego,...
Oct 23 1995
1 of 6
Green Gulch Farm

Bowing, Sleepiness and Restlessness

Serial: SF-00152 Wednesday dharma talk.
Chanting, Bowing, Heart Sutra, Posture, Ceremony, Zendo, Hindrances, Vows, Suzuki...
Oct 04 1995
Green Gulch Farm

Our Relationship with Form - Speech & Food

Serial: SF-00151 Wednesday dharma talk.
Practice Period, Conversation, Happiness, Ceremony, Silence, Bodhisattva Vow, Funeral...
Sep 06 1995
Green Gulch Farm

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00146
Dragons, Dharma Transmission, Gratitude, Transmission, Zendo, Sangha, Letting Go,...
Apr 04 1995

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00144
Teacher-and-Student, Transmission, Ceremony, Dharma Transmission, resistance, Bowing...
Apr 03 1995


Serial: SF-00018
Ceremony, Dharma Transmission, Transmission, Oneness, Precepts, Posture, Buddha...
Mar 30 1995

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00140
Faith, Ceremony, Big Mind, true dharma, Transmission, Monastic Practice, Emotions,...
Mar 28 1995

Practicing With The Precepts

Serial: SF-00143 Tokubetsu Sesshin  
Precepts, Bodhisattva Precepts, true dharma, Triple Treasure, Transmission, Vows,...
Mar 28 1995

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00139
Delusion, confusion, Freedom, Sangha, resistance, Silence, Zendo, Anger, Hate...
Mar 27 1995

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00145
Transmission, Posture, Delusion, Right Effort, Zazen, Daily Life, Observe, Silence,...
Mar 27 1995

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00142
Priest, New Year, Rinzai, Religion, Ceremony, Tassajara, training, soto, Transmission...
Mar 25 1995

Tokubetsu Sesshin

Serial: SF-00141
soto, Ceremony, Transmission, Precepts, Instruction, Subject-and-Object, Bodhidharma...
Mar 15 1995


Serial: SF-00076
Hate, Suzuki Roshi, Repentance, Constancy, Sangha, Practice Period, Tassajara, Karma...
Feb 22 1995

To Be Oneself

Serial: SF-00157 Sunday talk; what does that mean - what's that? Finding out what this means is a vast undertaking.
Conversation, Practice Period, Dragons, Lay, New Year, training, Separation, Skandas...
Jan 15 1995
Green Gulch Farm


Serial: SF-00065
Tassajara, Teacher-and-Student, Priest, Practice Period, Ceremony, Zazen,...
Jan 04 1995
City Center


Serial: SF-00155 Sunday talk
Vows, Birth-and-Death, Suzuki Roshi, Zendo, Impermanence, Ceremony, Concentration,...
Sep 04 1994

The Meeting of American Culture and Buddhism

Serial: SF-00135 Lecture Series
New Year, confusion, Suzuki Roshi, Peace, Diversity, Continuous, Concentration,...
Apr 05 1994
City Center

The Meeting of American Culture and Buddhism

Serial: SF-00103 Lecture Series
Right Speech, Tassajara, Fox, Half-Smile, Lay, Emptiness, Concentration, Monastic...
Mar 01 1994
City Center

The Meeting of American Culture and Buddhism: The Arts

Serial: SF-00008 Lecture Series
New Year, Tassajara, Emptiness, Lineage, Anger, Suzuki Roshi, Faith, Ceremony,...
Feb 01 1994
City Center

Transmission of the Light

Serial: SF-00041 Wednesday night teisho
Birth-and-Death, Buddha Nature, Karmic Consequences, Karma, Attachment, Delusion,...
May 26 1993

Fire Sermon

Serial: SF-00006
Passions, Four Noble Truths, Dependent Origination, Delusion, Greed, realization,...
May 19 1993
City Center

Buddhism and American Culture

Serial: SF-00118
Emptiness, Forgiveness, Letting Go, Samadhi, training, Emotions, Freedom, Four Noble...
May 03 1993
City Center

Shakyamuni's Enlightenment as a Guide to Practice

Serial: SF-00075 Saturday Lecture
Fasting, Hate, Chanting, Concentration, Delusion, Vows, confusion, Zazen
Apr 24 1993

Women in Japanese Soto Zen

Serial: SF-00097 Author reading from her book on the subject.
Soto Zen, training, Monastic Practice, Ordination, soto, Ceremony, Religion, Lay,...
Nov 25 1992

Hokyo Zammai Class

Serial: SF-00047
Five Ranks, Emptiness, Sixth Patriarch, Rinzai, soto, Buddha Nature, Evil, Darkness...
Feb 19 1992


Serial: SF-00093
true dharma, Sangha, Gratitude, Zazen, Letting Go, Vows, Anger, Suzuki Roshi,...
Oct 19 1991


Serial: SF-00092
Practice Period, Zendo, Suzuki Roshi, Intimacy, Posture, Aspects of Practice, Zazen,...
Sep 18 1991


Serial: SF-00081
Emptiness, Mindfulness, Right Speech, Describe, Don't Know Mind, Commitment,...
Aug 05 1991
City Center

Tara Rinpoche's Memorial

Serial: SF-00001
Heart Sutra, Bell, Lineage, Bodhisattva Vow, Vows, Happiness, training, Impermanence...
Jun 30 1991
Green Gulch Farm

Mumonkan Case 10

Serial: SF-00046 Seizei lonely and destitute.
Enthusiasm, Priest, Sanctuary, Sangha, Buddha Nature, Faith, soto, Balance, Zazen...
Apr 28 1991
Green Gulch Farm

Buddha's Mother saves Tibet

Serial: SF-00012
Peace, Delusion, Balance, Samsara, Liberation, confusion, Freedom, Concentration, Don...
Apr 14 1991
Green Gulch Farm

World Peace Through Compassion and Non-Violence

Serial: SF-00110
Non-violence, Peace, Religion, Happiness, Freedom, Politics, Hate, Patience, Greed,...
Apr 09 1991


Serial: SF-00150
Fundraising, Offering, Suzuki Roshi, Zazen, Mindfulness, Lineage, Tassajara, Describe...
Mar 02 1991

Jewel Mirror Samadhi

Serial: SF-00128
Precious Mirror, Buddha Nature, Samadhi, Faith, Diversity, soto, Patience, Ego,...
Oct 24 1990

Receiving the Precepts

Serial: SF-00061 One day sitting
Precepts, Triple Treasure, Repentance, Offering, Duality, Karma, Hindrances, Teacher-...
Aug 21 1990
Green Gulch Farm

Taking Refuge

Serial: SF-00062
Sangha, Triple Treasure, Complete Perfect Enlightenment, Precepts, Transmission,...
Jan 10 1990

Dzogchen Teachings

Serial: SF-00109
Emptiness, realization, Transmission, Lineage, Mandala, training, Religion,...
Oct 08 1989
San Jose

Dzogchen Teachings

Serial: SF-00111
Transmission, Four Noble Truths, Doubt, Peace, Don't Know Mind, Daily Life,...
Oct 08 1989
San Jose