Jul 12, 2015

Practicing With Sounds in a Noisy Culture

Jun 28, 2015

Trying But Not Trying

Jun 6, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #73, "Baso's 'White and Black'"

Jun 5, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 6: Mumonkan #11, "Joshu and Two Hermits"

Jun 4, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 5: Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu (trans. J.C. & Thomas Cleary), V

Jun 3, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 4: Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu (trans. J.C. & Thomas Cleary), IV

Jun 2, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 3: Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu (trans. J.C. & Thomas Cleary), III

Jun 1, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 2: Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu (trans. J.C. & Thomas Cleary), II

May 31, 2015

June 2015 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu (trans. J.C. & Thomas Cleary), I

May 10, 2015

Skeptical Anchorman Dan Harris and How He Became a Buddhist

Apr 28, 2015

Zen and the Dark Side of Social Media

Apr 19, 2015

The Challenge of Digital Technology to Zen Practice

Apr 7, 2015

Human Beings--Good or Bad?

Mar 28, 2015

March 2015 Sesshin, Day 7: Shoyuroku #87, "Sushan’s 'With or Without'"

Mar 27, 2015

March 2015 Sesshin, Day 6: Swampland Flowers: The Letters and Lectures of Zen Master Ta Hui (trans. J.C. Cleary), V

Mar 26, 2015

March 2015 Sesshin, Day 5: Swampland Flowers: The Letters and Lectures of Zen Master Ta Hui (trans. J.C. Cleary), IV

Mar 25, 2015

March 2015 Sesshin, Day 4: Swampland Flowers: The Letters and Lectures of Zen Master Ta Hui (trans. J.C. Cleary), III

Mar 24, 2015

March 2015 Sesshin, Day 3: Swampland Flowers: The Letters and Lectures of Zen Master Ta Hui (trans. J.C. Cleary), II

Mar 23, 2015

March 2015 Sesshin, Day 2: Swampland Flowers: The Letters and Lectures of Zen Master Ta Hui (trans. J.C. Cleary), I

Mar 15, 2015

Awakening to Our Original Nature: Kashyapa and a Flagpole (Case 22 of the Mumonkan)

Mar 1, 2015

February 2015 Sesshin, John Pulleyn, Day 2: "Mindfulness in Plain English" by Bante Gunaratana, II

Feb 28, 2015

February 2015 Sesshin, John Pulleyn, Day 1: "Mindfulness in Plain English" by Bante Gunaratana, I

Feb 22, 2015

Not Grasping, Not Striving to Become Someone

Feb 15, 2015

When Belief Systems Collide with Science

Feb 1, 2015

Coming-to-the-Path Talk - Bryan Basham

Jan 25, 2015

Belittling Buddhism in the Marketing of Mindfulness

Jan 17, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 7: Shoyuroku #17, "Fayan’s 'Hairsbreadth'"

Jan 16, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 6: Blue Cliff Record #42, "Layman Pang's Beautiful Snowflakes"

Jan 15, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 5: Shoyuroku #23, "Luzu Faces the Wall"

Jan 14, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 4: Mud and Water: The Teachings of Zen Master Bassui, trans. by A. Braverman, IV

Jan 13, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 3: Mud and Water: The Teachings of Zen Master Bassui, trans. by A. Braverman, III

Jan 12, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 2: Mud and Water: The Teachings of Zen Master Bassui, trans. by A. Braverman, II

Jan 11, 2015

January 2015 Sesshin, Day 1: Mud and Water: The Teachings of Zen Master Bassui, trans. by A. Braverman, I

Jan 4, 2015

Marshmallows, Strategic Attention, and Success

Dec 13, 2014

December 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: Zen Essence, trans. by T. Cleary, IV

Dec 12, 2014

December 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: Zen Essence, trans. by T. Cleary, III

Dec 11, 2014

December 2014 Sesshin, Day 2: Zen Essence, trans. by T. Cleary, II

Dec 10, 2014

December 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Essence, trans. by T. Cleary, I

Dec 7, 2014

Being Your (No-)Self Wherever You Go and Whomever You're With

Nov 29, 2014

Jukai and the Precept on Not Lying

Nov 15, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Mumonkan #5, "Kyogen’s Man Up a Tree"

Nov 14, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: Blue Cliff Record #44, "Kasan's 'Beating the Drum'"

Nov 13, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: Zen Dawn, trans. by J.C.Cleary, V

Nov 12, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: Zen Dawn, trans. by J.C.Cleary, IV

Nov 11, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: Zen Dawn, trans. by J.C.Cleary, III

Nov 10, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 2: Zen Dawn, trans. by J.C.Cleary, II

Nov 9, 2014

November 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Dawn, trans. by J.C.Cleary, I

Nov 2, 2014

Mindfulness, No-mindedness, and the Dual Nature of Mind Wandering

Oct 26, 2014

Coming to the Path - Andy McClain

Oct 11, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Shoyuroku #41, "Luopo's Last Moments"

Oct 10, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: Blue Cliff Record #1, "Bodhidharma's 'I Don't Know'"

Oct 9, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: The Practice of Zen, Trans. by Garma CC Chang, V

Oct 8, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: The Practice of Zen, Trans. by Garma CC Chang, IV

Oct 7, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: The Practice of Zen, Trans. by Garma CC Chang, III

Oct 6, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 2: The Practice of Zen, Trans. by Garma CC Chang, II

Oct 5, 2014

October 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: The Practice of Zen, Trans. by Garma CC Chang, I

Sep 28, 2014

Mystical Experiences, Social Justice, and Barbara Ehrenreich

Sep 7, 2014

Householder Zen Practice: Squeezed by Time and Money

Aug 17, 2014

Teisho by Roshi Philip Kapleau, December 1976 Sesshin, Day 5: Mumonkan #17 "The National Teacher Calls Three Times"

Jul 27, 2014

The Fourth Skandha:  Samskaras As Mental and Physical Karma [Truncated]

Jul 19, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #6: Ummon's "Every Day Is a Good Day"

Jul 18, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: Mumonkan #6: "The Buddha Holds Up a Flower"

Jul 17, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: Bankei Zen, Trans. P. Haskel, V

Jul 16, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: Bankei Zen, Trans. P. Haskel, IV

Jul 15, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: Bankei Zen, Trans. P. Haskel, III

Jul 14, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 2: Bankei Zen, Trans. P. Haskel, II

Jul 13, 2014

July 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: Bankei Zen, Trans. P. Haskel, I

Jul 6, 2014

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "A Week at Chautauqua"

Jun 29, 2014

Time: Not Fighting It, but Being It

Jun 13, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Master Yunmen: From the Record of the Chan Master "Gate of the Clouds" (Trans. by Urs App)

Jun 12, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Mumonkan # 6: "The Buddha Holds up a Flower"

Jun 11, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, IV

Jun 10, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, III

Jun 9, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, II

Jun 8, 2014

June 2014 Sesshin, Sensei Gerardo Gally, Novice to Master: An Ongoing Lesson in the Extent of My Own Stupidity by Soko Morinaga, I

Jun 1, 2014

Beyond Saving and Not Saving the World

May 11, 2014

Kindness--A Good Start

May 4, 2014

A Philosopher's View of Buddhism As Compared to Other Religions

Apr 27, 2014

Dogen On the Transiency of Life

Apr 13, 2014

Breath Practice

Apr 6, 2014

The Dharma That No One Has Ever Taught

Mar 29, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #53: "Hyakujo and the Wild Duck"

Mar 28, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: Mumonkan #3: "Gutei's One Finger"

Mar 27, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: Dream Conversations by Muso Kokushi, Trans. T. Cleary, III

Mar 26, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: Dream Conversations by Muso Kokushi, Trans. T. Cleary, II

Mar 25, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: Dream Conversations by Muso Kokushi, Trans. T. Cleary, I

Mar 23, 2014

March 2014 Sesshin, Day 1: Zen Chanting

Mar 16, 2014

Dharma Talk by John Pulleyn: "Grasping and Avoidance"

Mar 2, 2014

Boredom as Sickness, Boredom as Cure

Feb 23, 2014

February 2014 Sesshin, John Pulleyn, Day 2: "Everyday Zen" by Joko Beck, II

Feb 22, 2014

February 2014 Sesshin, John Pulleyn, Day 1: "Everyday Zen" by Joko Beck, I

Feb 16, 2014

Integrating Concentration and Mindfulness

Feb 9, 2014

Aitken Roshi's "Correcting Our Approach to Buddhism"

Jan 26, 2014

Will Power: Now You See It, Now You Don't

Jan 19, 2014

The American Myth of Individualistic Independence

Jan 11, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 7: Blue Cliff Record #13: "Haryo's Snow in a Silver Bowl"

Jan 10, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 6: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, VI

Jan 9, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 5: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, V

Jan 8, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 4: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, IV

Jan 7, 2014

January 2014 Sesshin, Day 3: The Way of Korean Zen by Kusan Sunim, Trans. Martine Batchelor, III