2010 Dharma Talks

Welcome to the San Francisco Zen Center's online library of Dharma Talks.  The talks listed here were given at City Center or Green Gulch Farm as part of a public dharma talk.  For additional talks, please visit the classes section of our web site. We also offer our Dharma Talks as a podcast feed:

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12/18/2010 Michael Wenger - Transformation Heart Play Download Donate
12/15/2010 David Zimmerman - The Practice of Being Lost Play Download Donate
12/13/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - A Final Polishing of the Tile Play Download Donate
12/12/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Transcending the Heart of the Matter Play Download Donate
12/11/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Images of Waking Up Play Download Donate
12/11/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Seated Buddha is Killing Buddha Play Download Donate
12/10/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - In the Non-abiding Dharma, Who Would Grasp or Reject Something as Buddha or Not Buddha? Play Download Donate
12/9/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - If You Are Studying Seated Buddha, Buddha Is No Fixed Mark Play Download Donate
12/8/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Shakyamuni Performed the Ritual of Buddhahood Play Download Donate
12/7/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Where Are all the Buddhas Born? Play Download Donate
12/5/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 7 Play Download Donate
12/4/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 6 Play Download Donate
12/4/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Awareness of Appearances Play Download Donate
12/3/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 5 Play Download Donate
12/3/2010 Shosan Victoria Austin - Sesshin under the Bodhi Tree Play Download Donate
12/2/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 4 Play Download Donate
12/2/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Weaving the Dharma of Reality Play Download Donate
12/1/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 3 Play Download Donate
12/1/2010 Shosan Victoria Austin - Awakening to Delusion Play Download Donate
11/30/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 2 Play Download Donate
11/30/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Entering the Heart of Sesshin Play Download Donate
11/29/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Rohatsu Talk Day 1 Play Download Donate
11/29/2010 Victoria Austin - Sitting Play Download Donate
11/28/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Beginning Sesshin Play Download Donate
11/28/2010 Sue Moon - The Practice of Aging Play Download Donate
11/27/2010 Jordan Thorn - Supporting Each Other To Practice Play Download Donate
11/21/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Buddha and Ancestors Play Download Donate
11/20/2010 Marc Lesser - Measuring Happiness and Letting Go Play Download Donate
11/17/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Three Elements of Zazen Play Download Donate
11/17/2010 Valorie Beer - Talking About Emptiness Play Download Donate
11/16/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - "Is it safe? (Tenshin Roshi responds to a student's question)" Play Download Donate
11/15/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - How is the Understanding of Cognition-Only Verified? Play Download Donate
11/14/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Graciously Offering and Receiving Limits and Boundaries for the Sake of Intimacy Play Download Donate
11/14/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Dogen and Unrequited Love Play Download Donate
11/13/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - The Teaching of Cognition-only as a Gate to Realizing Intimacy with Pain, Disease, and All Sentient Beings Play Download Donate
11/13/2010 Victoria Austin - Mindfulness of Breathing Play Download Donate
11/12/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Images Are Not the Focus of Tranquil Concentration Play Download Donate
11/11/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Overview of the Chapter of the Definitive Instructions on Yoga of the Scripture Unraveling the Deep Intimacy Play Download Donate
11/10/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Intimacy, Mind-Only and Suchness in the Teachings of Dogen Zenji and the Scripture Unraveling the Deep Intimacy Play Download Donate
11/10/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Coming from the Mind of Emptiness Play Download Donate
11/6/2010 Greg Fain - Always Close Play Download Donate
11/6/2010 Peter Levitt - Dogen, Poetry, and the Heart of Practice Play Download Donate
11/3/2010 Valorie Beer - Ending Suffering Play Download Donate
10/31/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - The Practice of the Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion Play Download Donate
10/30/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - The Final Chapter of the Scripture of Unraveling and Realizing the Deep Intimacy: "The Explicit Instructions on the Deeds of the Tathagatha" PART II Play Download Donate
10/30/2010 Meiya Wender - Tea Dharma Play Download Donate
10/29/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - The Final Chapter of the Scripture of Unraveling and Realizing the Deep Intimacy: "The Explicit Instructions on the Deeds of the Tathagatha" PART I Play Download Donate
10/28/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Further Details on the Great Activity Under the Patch Robe Play Download Donate
10/27/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller and Victoria Austin - Dharma Discussion Play Download Donate
10/26/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Adventures in the Great Dharani: The Essential Pivot of the Buddha-Ancestors' Mind Play Download Donate
10/24/2010 Christina Lehnherr - Kindness Play Download Donate
10/23/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Breathing In, Breathing Out Play Download Donate
10/23/2010 Victoria Austin - Ceremonies of Nourishing the Dark Side Play Download Donate
10/20/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - What Does Practice Ask of You? Play Download Donate
10/16/2010 Jordan Thorn - Just This Is It Play Download Donate
10/13/2010 Victoria Austin - Undoing the Nuts and Bolts of Suffering Play Download Donate
10/10/2010 Lee deBarros - All-inclusive Dharma Rain Play Download Donate
10/9/2010 Michael Wenger - Eight Hundred Years and a Cast of Thousands Play Download Donate
10/6/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sun-faced Buddha, Moon-faced Buddha Play Download Donate
10/3/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - What Is the Business beneath the Patched Robe? Play Download Donate
10/3/2010 Meg Levie - Journey to a Far-off Land Play Download Donate
10/2/2010 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - The Five Remembrances Play Download Donate
9/29/2010 Victoria Austin - Zazenshin - The Point of Zazen Play Download Donate
9/29/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Whatever Is Is What I Want Play Download Donate
9/26/2010 Fu Schroeder - Wisdom of Non-being, Compassion of Being Play Download Donate
9/25/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - The Meaning of Sadness Play Download Donate
9/25/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Bringing Zazen to Daily Life Play Download Donate
9/21/2010 Judith Randall - Work Practice Play Download Donate
9/19/2010 Myogen Steve Stucky - The Meaning of Purity Play Download Donate
9/18/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Generosity in the Pig Pen Play Download Donate
9/15/2010 Brigitta Dobrer - On Trauma and Emptiness Play Download Donate
9/15/2010 Harry Gyokyo Bridge - What Is Buddha, Who Am I? Play Download Donate
9/12/2010 Sojun Mel Weitsman - The Zen of Going to the Bathroom Play Download Donate
9/11/2010 Greg Fain - Seeing the Buddha Play Download Donate
9/11/2010 Abbot Ryushin Paul Haller and Philippe Goldin - Zen and Neuroscience Play Download Donate
9/9/2010 Brad Warner - Understanding Dogen's Shobogenzo Play Download Donate
9/8/2010 Kaz Tanahashi - Dogen and Ryokan Play Download Donate
9/8/2010 Jane Lazar - Including the Body: Deepening our Study Play Download Donate
9/8/2010 Charlie Pokorny - On Genjo Koan Play Download Donate
9/5/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Trusting the Ox Play Download Donate
9/4/2010 Susan O'Connell - Practicing in the Mud Play Download Donate
9/3/2010 Leslie James - The Wind Supports the Condor's Wings Play Download Donate
9/2/2010 Brad Warner - OMG: Dogen's Concept of God Play Download Donate
8/29/2010 Marc Lesser - How Remarkable You Are Play Download Donate
8/28/2010 Mark Lancaster - The Heart of Personal Practice Play Download Donate
8/25/2010 Edward Brown - The Intersection of Zen and Clowning (At the Orphanage) Play Download Donate
8/21/2010 Myogen Steve Stucky - Three Cups of the Finest Wine in China Play Download Donate
8/21/2010 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Not Knowing Play Download Donate
8/21/2010 Laura Burges - Seeing in the Dark Play Download Donate
8/19/2010 Leslie James - The Meaning of Life at Tassajara Play Download Donate
8/19/2010 Myogen Steve Stucky - What Is It That Thus Comes? Play Download Donate
8/18/2010 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Mudita Play Download Donate
8/17/2010 Myogen Steve Stucky - Points of Sesshin Forms and Dana Paramita Play Download Donate
8/16/2010 Myogen Steve Stucky - Confidence in True Nature Sitting with Alignment and Generosity Play Download Donate
8/15/2010 Michael Wenger - The Paths of Hopelessness and Despair and Utter Extinction and Dealing with Them Play Download Donate
8/14/2010 Kathy Early - Fear and Freedom Play Download Donate
8/14/2010 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Making our best effort on each moment…forever Play Download Donate
8/11/2010 Professor john a. powell - Meditation's Effect on the Neurological Basis of Racial Bias Play Download Donate
8/10/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Good and Plenty Play Download Donate
8/7/2010 Marc Lesser - Appreciating Our Life Play Download Donate
8/7/2010 Shohaku Okamura - Ocean Seal Samadhi Play Download Donate
8/4/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Practicing Peace Play Download Donate
8/4/2010 Shahara Godfrey - Wise Speech Play Download Donate
8/1/2010 Daigan Lueck - Just A Comma Play Download Donate
7/31/2010 Greg Fain - Going for Refuge Play Download Donate
7/31/2010 Liping Zhu - Practicing with Intention Play Download Donate
7/28/2010 Michael Wenger - The Courage of You Being You Play Download Donate
7/25/2010 Christina Lehnherr - Staying a While Play Download Donate
7/24/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - The Shape of Awakening Play Download Donate
7/24/2010 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Grateful For Being Grateful Play Download Donate
7/23/2010 Leslie James - Like Learning to Fly Play Download Donate
7/21/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Angulimala and Shamata Practice Play Download Donate
7/21/2010 Victoria Austin - This Mind Is Buddha Play Download Donate
7/20/2010 Sojun Mel Weitsman - The Truth You Search for Cannot Be Grasped Play Download Donate
7/18/2010 Gil Fronsdal - Early Buddhist Teachings on Emptiness Play Download Donate
7/18/2010 Edward Brown - The Importance of Problems in Practice Play Download Donate
7/17/2010 Robert Thomas - Anything Is Possible Play Download Donate
7/17/2010 Jordan Thorn - Taking Refuge in Sangha Play Download Donate
7/15/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Joyful Effort Play Download Donate
7/14/2010 Dr Marlene Jones - The Practice of Love and Joy Play Download Donate
7/14/2010 Mushim Ikeda-Nash - What's the Difference? - Showing Up and Practicing across Lines of Difference Play Download Donate
7/11/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Listening to Wild Nature, Listening with the Eye of Wisdom Play Download Donate
7/10/2010 Greg Fain - What Bodhisattvas Do Play Download Donate
7/10/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Stopping in the Middle of Your Life Play Download Donate
7/7/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - A Walk to the Wind Caves Play Download Donate
7/7/2010 Sarah Weintraub - Is This Enough? Play Download Donate
7/7/2010 Michael Wenger - Dual Tracking Play Download Donate
7/4/2010 Taiyo Lipscomb - Practicing Presence in a Multi-tasking World Play Download Donate
7/3/2010 Christina Lehnherr - The Gift of Nothing Play Download Donate
6/30/2010 Leslie James - Like Looking at Flowers and the Moon Play Download Donate
6/30/2010 Wendy Lewis - Developing a Critical Mind Play Download Donate
6/27/2010 Steve Weintraub - Interconnection, Compassion, and Death Play Download Donate
6/26/2010 Charlie Pokorny - Finding Ourselves and Being Found Play Download Donate
6/26/2010 Furyu Schroeder - You Call That a Cat Play Download Donate
6/23/2010 Linda Galijan - Cultivating Right Effort in Difficult Times Play Download Donate
6/23/2010 Jordan Thorn - The Great Ocean of Practice Play Download Donate
6/22/2010 Michael Wenger - Falling Down and Getting Up Play Download Donate
6/20/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Living in Accord with the Totality of All Things Play Download Donate
6/16/2010 Greg Fain - Bodhisattva Training Play Download Donate
6/13/2010 Daigan Lueck - Grasping and Labeling - Prepare to Be Misunderstood Play Download Donate
6/12/2010 Darlene Cohen - Kshanti Paramita Play Download Donate
6/12/2010 Susan Moon - This Is Getting Old Play Download Donate
6/9/2010 Myo Lahey - King of Samadhis Play Download Donate
6/9/2010 Tova Green - Not Killing but Cherishing Life Play Download Donate
6/6/2010 Kokyo Henkel - Grasping at Substantiality Play Download Donate
6/5/2010 Victoria Austin - The Bodhisattva's Four Methods of Guidance Play Download Donate
6/2/2010 Hozan Alan Senauke - Composure Play Download Donate
6/2/2010 Michael Wenger - The Courage of Way-Seeking Mind Play Download Donate
5/30/2010 Marsha Angus - Life of the Buddha Play Download Donate
5/29/2010 Naomi Shihab Nye & Ryushin Paul Haller - The Poetics of Awakening Play Download Donate
5/29/2010 Rosalie Curtis - Courage and the Bodhisattva Way Play Download Donate
5/26/2010 Leslie James - Your Genuine Life Play Download Donate
5/26/2010 Naomi Shihab Nye with Ryushin Paul Haller - The Poetics of Awakening Play Download Donate
5/23/2010 Fu Schroeder - What It Means to Grow Up Play Download Donate
5/22/2010 Jamie Howell - Lay Practice and the Brahmaviharas Play Download Donate
5/20/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Vimalakirti and Lay Practice Play Download Donate
5/19/2010 Mark Lancaster - Finding the Place of Compassion and Ease Play Download Donate
5/18/2010 Eijun Linda Cutts - Seijo and Her Soul Are Separated Play Download Donate
5/16/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Birth of Buddhas Play Download Donate
5/15/2010 Myogen Steve Stucky - The Mulamadhyamakakarika Blues Play Download Donate
5/15/2010 Zachary Smith - Becoming Completely Human Play Download Donate
5/12/2010 Mushim Ikeda-Nash - What's the Difference? - Showing Up and Practicing across Lines of Difference Play Download Donate
5/12/2010 Linda Galijan - Compassion and Strictness Play Download Donate
5/11/2010 Ed Brown - What You Think Is Not a Help for Realization Play Download Donate
5/10/2010 Christina Lehnherr - Practicing Silence and Forgiveness Play Download Donate
5/9/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Gratitude and the Business of Generations Play Download Donate
5/8/2010 Greg Fain - Only Buddha and Buddha Play Download Donate
5/8/2010 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Precious Bodhicitta Play Download Donate
5/5/2010 Gengo Akiba - Four Treasure Seals Play Download Donate
5/2/2010 Ed Brown - Changing Your Life Aesthetic Play Download Donate
5/1/2010 Mary Mocine - What Is a Bodhisattva in Your Life? Play Download Donate
4/27/2010 Leslie James - Studying the Self Play Download Donate
4/25/2010 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Turning Towards Earth Day Play Download Donate
4/21/2010 Jiryu Mark Rutschman-Byler - Two Sides of Practice Play Download Donate
4/18/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Tending Our Garden and the Practice of the Four Noble Truths Play Download Donate
4/17/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Initiation into an Authentic Life Play Download Donate
4/11/2010 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Laziness and the Practice of Compassion Play Download Donate
4/10/2010 Marc Lesser - The Secret of Practice Play Download Donate
4/3/2010 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Gratitude - The Ninth Step in the Eightfold Path Play Download Donate
3/28/2010 Christina Lehnherr - Letting Your Life Be You Play Download Donate
3/27/2010 Paul Haller - Sesshin - The Unfolding of Awareness Play Download Donate
3/20/2010 Daigaku Rummé - Sesshin - Experiencing Your Own Dharma By Yourself Play Download Donate
3/17/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Dragon's Roar in the Withered Tree Play Download Donate
3/13/2010 Jordan Thorn - Devotion to Sitting Play Download Donate
3/10/2010 Rysuhin Paul Haller - Receptive and Applied Awareness Play Download Donate
3/6/2010 Dairyu Michael Wenger - ....What Is the Self? Play Download Donate
3/3/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Cultivating Samadhi Play Download Donate
2/28/2010 Wendy Johnson - Responding Elementally to Climate Emergency Play Download Donate
2/27/2010 Shosan Victoria Austin - Bodhisattvas Welcoming Play Download Donate
2/24/2010 Liping Zhu - Cultivating Virtue Play Download Donate
2/20/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - Breathing into Life's Challenges Play Download Donate
2/17/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller and Liping Zhu - Zen and Qigong Breathing Play Download Donate
2/14/2010 Steve Weintraub - Meeting Our Lives with Composure Play Download Donate
2/13/2010 Bernd Bender - The Gift of a Broken Heart Play Download Donate
2/10/2010 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Five Faculties - Cultivating the Capacity for Awareness Play Download Donate
2/7/2010 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Zhaozhou's Oak Tree Play Download Donate
2/6/2010 Mark Lancaster - Do Not Doubt the True Dragon Play Download Donate
1/31/2010 Jiryu Mark Rutschman-Byler - Practice with the Life You Have Play Download Donate
1/30/2010 Tova Green - The Pleasure of Giving Play Download Donate
1/27/2010 Paul Haller - Remembering Your Intention Play Download Donate
1/23/2010 Paul Haller - Intention, Connection and Insight Play Download Donate
1/20/2010 Myogen Steve Stücky - Fire and Beauty Play Download Donate
1/16/2010 Jordan Thorn - Martin Luther King Jr. & Buddhist Practice Play Download Donate
1/13/2010 Victoria Austin - Zazen: Sitting Down & Getting Up Play Download Donate
1/9/2010 Michael Wenger - Bodhisattva Initiation Play Download Donate
1/2/2010 Linda Galijan - Wild Things Play Download Donate