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Serial: BZ-02815
Berkeley Zen Center, Offering, War, Bell, Dragons, Observe, training, Zoom, Gratitude...
Jan 23 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr Day

Serial: BZ-02813
Darkness and Light, Hate, Evil, War, Diversity, Enemies, American
Jan 18 2021

Alive Or Dead

Serial: BZ-02812
Birth-and-Death, Death-and-Dying, Diversity, Bodhisattva Vow, Liberation, Observe,...
Jan 16 2021

Remembering Sojun, Part 1

Serial: BZ-02811
Berkeley Zen Center, Enthusiasm, Dragons, Bell, Tassajara, Sangha, Bowing, Heart...
Jan 15 2021

Let The Mystery Be

Serial: BZ-02868
Dharma Transmission, Priest, soto, Lineage, Zoom, Soto Zen, Rinzai, Ordination, Karma...
Jan 09 2021

Sangha Meeting

Serial: BZ-02869
Heart Sutra, Gratitude, Conversation, Practice Position, Funeral, Echo, Priest,...
Jan 09 2021

Inconceivable Life

Serial: BZ-02809
Conversation, Birth-and-Death, Intuition, Bowing, Enemies, Lineage, Observe, Passions...
Dec 26 2020

Birth and Death, Part 2

Serial: BZ-02808
Birth-and-Death, Building, Heart Sutra, Mindfulness, Ego, Zoom, Funeral, Interview,...
Dec 20 2020

Birth and Death, Part 1

Serial: BZ-02807
Birth-and-Death, Don't Know Mind, Blue Cliff Record, Light-and-Darkness, Posture...
Dec 19 2020

Attention and Attachment

Serial: BZ-02806
Birth-and-Death, Mindfulness, Ordinary Mind, Four Foundations, Daily Life, Book of...
Dec 12 2020

Total Dynamic Working

Serial: BZ-02805
Birth-and-Death, Impermanence, Vows, Equanimity, Heart Sutra, confusion, Instruction...
Dec 05 2020

Women Ancestors Class 3

Serial: BZ-02804
Blue Cliff Record, Gratitude, Soto Zen, soto, Lineage, Vows, Transmission, Culture,...
Dec 01 2020

Yogacara Deconstructs Whiteness

Serial: BZ-02803
cognitive process, Subject-and-Object, Bodhisattva Vow, Vows, Precepts, training,...
Nov 28 2020

Women Ancestors Class 2

Serial: BZ-02802
Lay, Priest, Transmission, Monastic Practice, Dharma Transmission, Teacher-and-...
Nov 24 2020

Way-Seeking Mind Talk

Serial: BZ-02801
zen meditation, War, Conversation, Vows, Sanctuary, Zoom, Culture
Nov 23 2020

Dogen's Vow

Serial: BZ-02800
Vows, Buddha Mind, Passions, Mindfulness, Four Noble Truths, true dharma, Book of...
Nov 21 2020

Public Dokusan 13

Serial: BZ-02799
Birth-and-Death, Discrimination, Big Mind, Buddha Nature, Harmonizing, Vows, Samadhi...
Nov 20 2020

Women Ancestors Class 1

Serial: BZ-02797
Impermanence, Vinaya, Non-violence, Offering, training, Zoom, Gratitude, Liberation,...
Nov 17 2020

Women Ancestors Class 2 1

Serial: BZ-02798
Lay, Priest-and-Lay, Priest, Transmission, Monastic Practice, Dharma Transmission,...
Nov 17 2020

Looking Back To Look Forward

Serial: BZ-02796
Emotions, Blue Cliff Record, Diversity, Culture, Enemies, New Year, Dharma...
Nov 14 2020

Dead Or Alive

Serial: BZ-02795
Birth-and-Death, Duality, Oneness, Teacher-and-Student, Samadhi, Funeral, Precepts,...
Nov 07 2020

Public Dokusan 12

Serial: BZ-02794
Continuous, Lay Practice, Instruction, Karma, Politics, Gratitude, Non-duality,...
Nov 06 2020

Senior Student Tributes

Serial: BZ-02793
Berkeley Zen Center, Heart Sutra, Constancy, Gratitude, Don't Know Mind,...
Nov 01 2020

Courage, Part 2

Serial: BZ-02792
Doubt, Buddha Ancestors, Attachment, Renunciation, Sangha, Continuous, Hate,...
Oct 31 2020

Public Dokusan 11

Serial: BZ-02791
Subject-and-Object, Intuition, Heart Sutra, Conversation, Posture, Karma, Birth-and-...
Oct 30 2020

Living On A Mountain

Serial: BZ-02790
Dragons, Zoom, Bodhidharma, Lay Practice, Dharma Transmission, Ordination, Priest,...
Oct 24 2020


Serial: BZ-02789
Zoom, Duality, Silence, Forgiveness, Peace, Tassajara, Anger, Priest, Ordination,...
Oct 18 2020

Kika' s Ordination

Serial: BZ-02787
Karma, Precepts, Equanimity, Building, Attachment, Zoom, Beginners, Lineage, Observe...
Oct 17 2020

The Whole Earth Is Medicine

Serial: BZ-02788
Manjushri, Blue Cliff Record, Heart Sutra, Hindrances, Perfect Wisdom, Describe,...
Oct 17 2020

Dealing With Difficulties

Serial: BZ-02785
Impermanence, Greed, Vows, Zoom, Offering, Dharma Transmission, Gratitude, Ordination...
Oct 10 2020

Problems, Prospects

Serial: BZ-02786
Impermanence, Greed, Dharma Transmission, Gratitude, Nirvana, Conversation,...
Oct 10 2020

Public Dokusan 10

Serial: BZ-02784
Composure, Mindfulness, Renunciation, Patience, Ego, Judgement, Gaining Mind, Greed,...
Oct 09 2020


Serial: BZ-02783
Mindfulness, Four Noble Truths, Four Foundations, Lay, Bodhisattva Vow, Greed,...
Oct 03 2020

Letting Go

Serial: BZ-02781
Oneness, Emotions, Commitment, Book of Serenity, Five Ranks, Instruction, Posture,...
Sep 26 2020

Sojun Roshi At YEBZ

Serial: BZ-02782
Precepts, Absolute-and-Relative, Monastic Practice, Big Mind, Bodhisattva Precepts,...
Sep 26 2020

Public Dokusan 9

Serial: BZ-02780
Equanimity, Two Truths, Karma, Patience, Monastic Practice, Continuous, Buddha Nature...
Sep 24 2020

What Do You Call The World

Serial: BZ-02779
Book of Serenity, Echo, Mindfulness, Six Realms, New Year, Teacher-and-Student,...
Sep 19 2020

New Members Meeting

Serial: BZ-02778
Offering, Berkeley Zen Center, Obstacles, Sangha, Aspects of Practice, Zoom, Practice...
Sep 14 2020

All-Sangha Meeting

Serial: BZ-02777
Practice Position, Conversation, Fundraising, Peace, Zoom, Impermanence, Bell,...
Sep 13 2020

Appropriate Action

Serial: BZ-02776
Avalokiteshvara, Right Speech, Lotus Sutra, Book of Serenity, Describe, Diversity,...
Sep 12 2020

Public Dokusan 8

Serial: BZ-02775
Nirvana Sutra, Buddha Nature, Happiness, War, Priest, Nirvana, Conversation, Anger,...
Sep 11 2020

Humpty Dumpty

Serial: BZ-02774
Repentance, Platform Sutra, Politics, Karma, Peace, Ordination, Teacher-and-Student,...
Sep 05 2020

Zazen Refresher

Serial: BZ-02773
Posture, Instruction, Concentration, Beginners, Bowing, Chanting, American, Building...
Sep 04 2020

Dongshan Class 2

Serial: BZ-02772
Five Ranks, Describe, Duality, Global Warming, Zazen Mind, Light-and-Darkness,...
Sep 01 2020

Ordinary Mind

Serial: BZ-02770
Ordinary Mind, Mindfulness, Four Foundations, Describe
Aug 31 2020

Dongshan Class 2

Serial: BZ-02771
Five Ranks, Describe, Duality, Global Warming, Zazen Mind, Light-and-Darkness,...
Aug 31 2020


Serial: BZ-02769
Doubt, Right Effort, Commitment, Precepts, Birth-and-Death, Ego, Subject-and-Object,...
Aug 29 2020

Public Dokusan 7

Serial: BZ-02768
Intuition, Big Mind, Monkey Mind, Equanimity, Birth-and-Death, Doubt, Karma,...
Aug 28 2020

Dongshan Class 1

Serial: BZ-02767
First Principle, Transmission, Subject-and-Object, Oneness, Heart Sutra, Continuous,...
Aug 25 2020

Thinking and Non-Thinking

Serial: BZ-02766
Right Speech, training, Four Noble Truths, Interview, Instruction, American,...
Aug 22 2020