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Courage, Part 2

Doubt, Buddha Ancestors, Attachment, Renunciation, Sangha, Continuous, Hate,...
Oct 31 2020

Four Focuses

Emotions, Gaining Mind, Mindfulness, Hindrances, Anger, Attachment, Buddha Ancestors...
Mar 30 2019

Beating the Drum

Buddha Ancestors, Practice Period, Confession-and-Repentance, Vows, true dharma,...
Aug 11 2018

Faith In Practice

Karma, Buddha Ancestors, Confession-and-Repentance, Doubt, Bodhisattva Ceremony, Evil...
Mar 24 2018

Continuity Amid Conflict in Our Zen Practice

Buddha Ancestors, Berkeley Zen Center, Aspects of Practice, Transmission, Commitment...
Sep 30 2017

Two Approaches to the Regulation of Posture, Breath, and Mind

Instruction, Posture, Birth-and-Death, Gaining Mind, training, resistance, Buddha...
Sep 09 2017
Berkeley Zen Center

Yunmen's Body Exposed in The Golden Wind

Serial: BZ-02467

Class Blue Cliff Record Case 27


BCR-27, Dragons, Buddha Ancestors, Birth-and-Death, Bodhidharma, New Year, Sixth...
Mar 21 2016

Plum Blossoms

Concentration, Dharma Transmission, New Year, Teacher-and-Student, Bell, Priest-and-...
Jan 30 2016

Differences in Zen and Psychotherapy

Big Mind, Commitment, Conversation, Buddha Ancestors, Vows, Sangha, Discrimination,...
Jul 05 2014

Blue Cliff Record Case 14

BCR-14, Teacher-and-Student, Blue Cliff Record, Intimacy, Practice Position, training...
Jul 13 2013

Don't Slam the Door

Precepts, Buddha Ancestors, Gratitude, Teacher-and-Student, Bell, Vows, Attachment,...
Mar 02 2013

Raihai Tokuzui

Fox, Lay Practice, Ordination, Lay, Priest, Lineage, Buddha Ancestors, Transmission,...
Sep 01 2012

The Ways of Change

Confession-and-Repentance, Impermanence, Bodhisattva Precepts, Buddha Ancestors,...
Jan 14 2012

Dharma Transmission

Serial: BZ-02188

Teacher/Disciple Relationship, Sesshin Day 4

Lineage, Transmission, Dogen, Transmission, Branching Streams, Buddha Ancestors,...
Jun 18 2011
Berkeley Zen Center

Zazenshin Class

Dragons, Buddha Ancestors, Teacher-and-Student, First Principle, Non-duality, Lineage...
May 19 2011

Beginners and Beginning: Self sufficiency: Serial No. 01084

Beginners, Composure, Light-and-Darkness, New Year, Bodhisattva Vow, Buddha Ancestors...
Jan 03 2009
Berkeley Zen Center

Platform Sutra: Serial No. 01077

Serial: BZ-01077

Rohatsu Day 1, side B

Buddha Nature, Platform Sutra, Don't Know Mind, Lay, Buddha Ancestors, Evil,...
Dec 07 2008
Berkeley Zen Center

Platform Sutra of 6th Ancestor Hui Neng: Serial No. 01453

Serial: BZ-01453

Rohatsu Day 1, side A

Buddha Nature, Buddha Ancestors, Don't Know Mind, Ordination, Big Mind,...
Dec 07 2008
Berkeley Zen Center

Platform Sutra of 6th Ancestor Hui Neng

Serial: BZ-02004

Rohatsu Day 1

Hui Neng, Buddha Nature, Buddha Ancestors, Platform Sutra, Don't Know Mind,...
Dec 07 2008
Berkeley Zen Center

September 8th, 2007, Serial No. 00998, Side B

Teacher-and-Student, Transmission, Lineage, Buddha Ancestors, Bodhidharma, true...
Sep 08 2007

"Cooking Your Life" (Uchiyama and Dogen)

Serial: BZ-00992

Meeting the Source, Teaching Retreat

Tenzo Kyokun, Practice Position, Practice Position, Intuition, Discrimination,...
Sep 01 2007
Part 1 of 2
Berkeley Zen Center

June 14th, 2007, Serial No. 01057, Side A

Karma, Constancy, Ordinary Mind, Buddha Nature, Continuous, Birth-and-Death, Sangha,...
Jun 14 2007

April 28th, 2007, Serial No. 01433

Buddha Mind, Doubt, Buddha Nature, Attachment, Ordinary Mind, Buddha Ancestors,...
Apr 28 2007

November 2nd, 2006, Serial No. 01048

Precepts, Offering, Mindfulness, Bodhisattva Precepts, Buddha Ancestors, Anger,...
Nov 02 2006

October 28th, 2006, Serial No. 01395

Precepts, Vows, Practice Period, Observe, Repentance, Buddha Ancestors,...
Oct 28 2006

October 26th, 2006, Serial No. 01047, Side A

Precepts, Bodhisattva Precepts, Triple Treasure, Vinaya, Ordination, Mahayana, Buddha...
Oct 26 2006

September 16th, 2006, Serial No. 01386

Bell, Family Practice, Transmission, Offering, Buddha Ancestors, Dharma Transmission...
Sep 16 2006

Lay Ordination

Serial: BZ-01239

Tradition of Sewing Buddha's Robe, Saturday Lecture

Lay Ordination, Sewing, Joshin-san, Precepts, Priest, Ordination, Lay, Commitment,...
Jun 10 2006
Berkeley Zen Center

(I, along with) All Beings, Am the World Honored One

Serial: BZ-01227B

Saturday Lecture

Buddha's Birthday, Buddha Nature, Buddha's Birthday, Buddha Ancestors,...
Apr 08 2006
Berkeley Zen Center

What Are We Doing Here?

Serial: BZ-01220

History of Berkeley Zen Center Pt. I, Saturday Lecture

Berkeley Zen Center, Dogen, Lay Practice, Priest, Lay, Heart Sutra, Dharma...
Mar 04 2006
Berkeley Zen Center

March 4th, 2006, Serial No. 01454

Lay Practice, Priest, Lay, Heart Sutra, Dharma Transmission, Mill Valley, Four Noble...
Mar 04 2006

Buddhanature Is Light

Serial: BZ-01206

Komyozo Zammai; Dogen and Keizan, Rohatsu Day 6

Buddha Nature, Dogen, Keizan, Buddha Ancestors, Buddha Nature, Continuous, Karma,...
Dec 03 2005
Berkeley Zen Center

Blue Cliff Record: Case #86: "Everyone Has Their Light"

Serial: BZ-01205

Temple Storehouse, Temple Gate, Rohatsu Day 5

Ummon, BCR-86, Doubt, Buddha Nature, Darkness and Light, Buddha Ancestors, Hindrances...
Dec 02 2005
Berkeley Zen Center

August 20th, 2005, Serial No. 01342

Dharma Transmission, Transmission, Buddha Ancestors, Commitment, Priest, Addiction,...
Aug 20 2005

February 22nd, 2005, Serial No. 00592

Book of Serenity, Instruction, Offering, Buddha Ancestors, Manjushri, Silence,...
Feb 22 2005

November 18th, 2004, Serial No. 01030, Side A

Dragons, Transmission, Fox, Buddha Ancestors, Lineage, Interview, Lotus Sutra,...
Nov 18 2004

November 11th, 2004, Serial No. 01029, Side A

Lay Practice, Lay, Buddha Ancestors, Aspects of Practice, Transmission, Rinzai,...
Nov 11 2004

October 28th, 2004, Serial No. 01027, Side A

Platform Sutra, Sixth Patriarch, Cultivation, Birth-and-Death, Lineage, Dharma...
Oct 28 2004

May 20th, 2004, Serial No. 01023, Side B

Lotus Sutra, Chanting, Duality, Aspects of Practice, Heart Sutra, Gaining Mind,...
May 20 2004

George W. Bush and a Dogen Fascicle

Serial: BZ-01263B

Saturday Lecture

Dogen, Current Events, Politics, Anger, Birth-and-Death, War, Greed, Buddha Ancestors...
May 15 2004
Berkeley Zen Center

February 29th, 2004, Serial No. 00580

Buddha Ancestors, Dragons, Building, Evil, Offering, Commitment, Non-duality,...
Feb 29 2004

February 29th, 2004, Serial No. 00582

Funeral, Birth-and-Death, Lay, Buddha Ancestors, Karma, Offering, Sixth Patriarch,...
Feb 29 2004

Eihei Shingi: The Kanin

Serial: BZ-01375

Conclusion, Rohatsu Day 6

Eihei Shingi, Big Mind, Emotions, Buddha Ancestors, Monastic Practice, Daily Life,...
Dec 06 2003
Berkeley Zen Center

Eihei Shingi: The Kanin

Serial: BZ-01374

The Kanin, Rohatsu Day 5

Eihei Shingi, Buddha Ancestors, Evil, Monastic Practice, confusion, Dragons, Birth-...
Dec 05 2003
Berkeley Zen Center

March 30th, 2003, Serial No. 00544

Buddha Ancestors, Complete Perfect Enlightenment, Buddha Nature, Discrimination,...
Mar 30 2003

September 12th, 2002, Serial No. 00454

Four Noble Truths, Right Speech, Right Effort, Concentration, Peace, Mahayana, Birth-...
Sep 12 2002

Lay Ordination

Serial: BZ-00149B

Saturday Lecture

Lay Ordination, Precepts, Ordination, Buddha Nature, Bodhisattva Way, Buddha...
Jun 15 2002
Berkeley Zen Center

Dogen and Plum Blossoms

Serial: BZ-00094A

Saturday Lecture

Dogen, Buddha Nature, Big Mind, Dragons, Priest-and-Lay, Buddha Ancestors,...
Nov 03 2001
Berkeley Zen Center

October 11th, 2001, Serial No. 00476

Teacher-and-Student, Lineage, Transmission, true dharma, Buddha Ancestors,...
Oct 11 2001

September 8th, 2001, Serial No. 00090

Vows, Buddha Ancestors, training, Priest, Patience, American, Forgiveness, Repentance...
Sep 08 2001