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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, Ceremony,...
Jun 26 2005

Dining Room Lecture

Serial: SF-03125 -
Birth-and-Death, Suzuki Roshi, Zazen, Separation, Tassajara, Happiness, Hate, Doubt...
Jun 24 2005


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

Dining Room Lecture

Serial: SF-03122 -
Birth-and-Death, Silent Illumination, Buddha Mind, Patience, Offering, Intimacy, Doubt...
Jun 06 2005


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

Wheel of Birth and Death

Serial: SF-00969 Sunday Lecture: Children's stories: earth moving around the sun is one year; "stone soup"; thinking and not thinking; Tibetan wheel of birth and death - six realms, twelve-fold chain of causation; Marin organizing committee -... -
Peace, Dependent Origination, Six Realms, Demons, Birth-and-Death, Liberation, Silence,...
Apr 10 2005
Green Gulch

March 26th, 2005, Serial No. 04331

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

Zendo Lecture

Serial: SF-03123 -
Practice Period, Impermanence, Balance, Five Ranks, Tassajara, Letting Go, Vows, Anger, Echo,...
Mar 21 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, Koan,...
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, Letting...
Mar 04 2005


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

Sunday Lecture

Serial: SF-00940 World's largest ball of twine, snobbery, insight, calming our minds, shamata - tranquility practce, Dhammapada, monuments to warfare, GGF farm and kids, hate crime and Tam High, Harvey Milk, It's Elementary Sutra (?), sew... -
Vows, Precepts, Hate, Non-violence, Bodhisattva Precepts, Intimacy, Interview, Mindfulness,...
Dec 19 2004
Green Gulch

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03557 Dining Room Class -
Lotus Sutra, Intimacy, Vows, Zendo, Manjushri, First Principle, Ordinary Mind, Suzuki Roshi,...
Dec 03 2004

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03560 Dining Room Class -
Addiction, Lotus Sutra, Happiness, realization, Emptiness
Nov 27 2004

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03484 Dining Room Class -
Dragons, Lotus Sutra, Manjushri, Mahayana, Emptiness, Hindrances, Diversity, Vimalakirti, Evil...
Nov 27 2004

Sesshin Lecture

Serial: SF-03546 Second Sesshin, Zendo Lecture day 6 -
Lotus Sutra, Buddha Nature, Letting Go, Karma, Karmic Consequences, Buddha's Birthday,...
Nov 21 2004

Sesshin Lecture

Serial: SF-03548 Second Sesshin, Zendo Lecture -
Lotus Sutra, Complete Perfect Enlightenment, Emotions, Emptiness, Freedom, training, true...
Nov 16 2004

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, Zendo,...
Nov 06 2004

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03549 Dining Room Class -
Lotus Sutra, Ceremony, Perfect Wisdom, Buddha Nature, Nirvana, Zazen, Practice Period, Zazen...
Nov 03 2004

Sesshin Lecture

Serial: SF-03545 First Sesshin, Zendo Lecture -
Ceremony, Offering, Lotus Sutra, Suzuki Roshi, Chanting, Branching Streams, Karma, Giving-and-...
Oct 29 2004


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

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03554 Dining Room Class 3 -
Lotus Sutra, Describe, Precepts, Daily Life, Nirvana, Bell, Renunciation, Samsara, Balance,...
Oct 20 2004

Lotus Sutra Class

Serial: SF-03556 Dining Room Class 3 -
Lotus Sutra, Suzuki Roshi, Mahayana, Big Mind, Practice Period, Heart Sutra, Buddha Nature,...
Oct 20 2004

Breathing In and Breathing Out

Serial: SF-00934 One-day sitting lecture: Book of Serenity Case 3, Anapanasati Sutta, Six Subtle Dharma Gates -
Mindfulness, Dragons, Lotus Sutra, Concentration, Book of Serenity, Bodhidharma, Peace,...
Sep 18 2004
Green Gulch

Living The Good Life

Serial: SF-00933 Sunday Lecture -
Patience, Ordinary Mind, Mill Valley, Big Mind, Attachment, Commitment, Silence, Intimacy,...
Aug 29 2004
Green Gulch

Dining Room Lecture

Serial: SF-03172 -
Equanimity, Big Mind, Buddha Ancestors, Suzuki Roshi, Diversity, Nirvana, Enemies, Bell,...
Aug 18 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

Non-Thinking and the Twelve-Fold Chain of Causation

Serial: SF-00968 Sunday Lecture -
Lotus Sutra, Instruction, Four Noble Truths, Posture, Peace, Letting Go, Separation, Non-...
Jul 18 2004
Green Gulch

Eight Awakenings

Serial: SF-03589 Zendo Lecture -
Mindfulness, Greed, Attachment, Daily Life, Right Speech, Posture, Precepts, Zendo, Don't...
Jul 16 2004

Which Is The Real Seijo?

Serial: SF-00967 One-day sitting lecture: when our "soul is split", what is true? Just sitting in the midst of samsara. -
Letting Go, Four Noble Truths, Suzuki Roshi, Big Mind, Subject-and-Object, Buddha Ancestors,...
Jun 19 2004
Green Gulch


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

Buddhism, Christianity, War and Peace

Serial: SF-00939 Sunday Lecture: Two types of training: compassion and wisdom (wisdom: the entire universe is the true human body); US history; Christianity (is evil 'outside' or not); Mara compared with Devil; Review of "Passion of the Christ" -
First Principle, Hate, Evil, Faith, Soto Zen, Heart Sutra, Bodhidharma, Separation, Enemies,...
May 16 2004
Green Gulch


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

One-Day Sitting Lecture

Serial: SF-01022 This human body is the entire world in the ten directions. Can you be stopped? Bodhicitta. Compassion. Thinking. Hatred. Not indulging in habitual thoughts of hatred. Say no. "Body and mind study of the way" Dogen fascicle.... -
Birth-and-Death, Bodhisattva Precepts, Manjushri, Hate, Precepts, Suzuki Roshi, realization,...
Mar 20 2004
Green Gulch