2013 Dharma Talks

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12/28/2013 Vicki Austin - Consciousness Play Download Donate
12/22/2013 Edward Brown - Practice and Creativity Play Download Donate
12/21/2013 Christina Lehnherr - In the Light There is Darkness, In the Darkness There is Light Play Download Donate
12/18/2013 Michael Wenger - The Inner Tangle and the Outer Tangle Play Download Donate
12/15/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Listening With Your Body Play Download Donate
12/15/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Celebrating the Practice Play Download Donate
12/14/2013 Steve Weintraub - Meeting Death as It Comes Play Download Donate
12/13/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Be Kind Play Download Donate
12/12/2013 Greg Fain - Surrender Play Download Donate
12/11/2013 Linda Galijan - Vulnerability and Connection Play Download Donate
12/10/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - From Silence Play Download Donate
12/7/2013 Paul Haller - Journey of Awakening Play Download Donate
12/6/2013 Paul Haller - Seeing Constructs of Mind Play Download Donate
12/5/2013 Paul Haller - Learning From Experience Play Download Donate
12/4/2013 Paul Haller - Study the Self Play Download Donate
12/3/2013 Paul Haller - Samadhi: Continuous Contact Play Download Donate
12/2/2013 Paul Haller - Renunciation and Reassurance Play Download Donate
12/1/2013 Paul Haller - Jijuyu Zanmai: Awareness of the Self Play Download Donate
11/30/2013 Zesho Susan O'Connell - Longing for Home Play Download Donate
11/23/2013 Ryotan Cynthia Kear - Wholehearted Living Play Download Donate
11/21/2013 Bert Dyer - Fear and Courage Play Download Donate
11/20/2013 Rosalie Curtis - Bringing the Precepts to Life Play Download Donate
11/19/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Shining Practice Play Download Donate
11/18/2013 Leslie James - Leslie Negates Leslie Play Download Donate
11/17/2013 Linda Galijan - Intimate Practice of Forms and Ceremonies Play Download Donate
11/17/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Master Judi's One Finger Play Download Donate
11/16/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Exploring the Territory of Presence Play Download Donate
11/16/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - The Body the Tool of Buddha Nature Play Download Donate
11/15/2013 Greg Fain - A Cart to Carry Cause and Effect Play Download Donate
11/14/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Unlearning the I Play Download Donate
11/13/2013 Leslie James - Stay Play Download Donate
11/13/2013 Keith Baker - Awareness Found Me Play Download Donate
11/10/2013 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Practicing with the Difficulties of Our Life Play Download Donate
11/9/2013 Jordan Thorn - Lotus in Muddy Water Play Download Donate
11/7/2013 Bert Dyer - You Are Beautiful Play Download Donate
11/6/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen's Three Minds Play Download Donate
11/5/2013 Greg Fain - Entanglement Play Download Donate
11/3/2013 Edward Brown - Problems Play Download Donate
11/2/2013 Reb Anderson - The Job of a Zen Priest Play Download Donate
11/1/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - To Know the Truth in this Body Play Download Donate
10/30/2013 Shundo David Haye - Entering the Way with Everyday Mind Play Download Donate
10/27/2013 Jeremy Levie - Sejiki Play Download Donate
10/26/2013 Kyoshin Wendy Lewis - Emptiness and the Diamond Sutra Play Download Donate
10/24/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - The Unbearable Lightness of Being Play Download Donate
10/23/2013 Leslie James - Trust Play Download Donate
10/23/2013 Keith Baker - Making Connections Play Download Donate
10/22/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Utterly Alone Play Download Donate
10/21/2013 Linda Galijan - What is zazen? Play Download Donate
10/20/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - The Ceremony of Zazen Play Download Donate
10/19/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Whole World is Medicine Play Download Donate
10/13/2013 Steve Weintraub - Continuous Practice Play Download Donate
10/12/2013 Issho Fujita - The Role of the Body in Zen Play Download Donate
10/7/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Dining Room Class One Play Download Donate
10/6/2013 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Don't Try to Control Things Play Download Donate
10/5/2013 Shosan Victoria Austin - Waking Up For Everybody's Benefit Play Download Donate
10/2/2013 Myogen Steve Stucky - Gratitude Play Download Donate
9/28/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Stillness and Activity in Zazen Play Download Donate
9/22/2013 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - The Mountains Belong to Those Who Love Them Play Download Donate
9/21/2013 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Opening Your Heart To Everyone Play Download Donate
9/17/2013 Shosan Victoria Austin - Taking Buddha's Seat Play Download Donate
9/15/2013 Sessei Meg Levie - Mindfulness Play Download Donate
9/14/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Stop Taking Sides Play Download Donate
9/8/2013 Jisan Tova Green - Belonging Play Download Donate
9/7/2013 Shokan Jordan Thorn - The Truth of Impermanence Play Download Donate
9/7/2013 Myogen Steve Stücky - Our Fundamental Connection Play Download Donate
9/4/2013 Leslie James - Tying It All Together Play Download Donate
9/2/2013 Kojun Dana Hull - Loving Kindness Meditation – a dining room class Play Download Donate
9/1/2013 Daitetsu Hull - Practicing with Koans – a dining room class Play Download Donate
9/1/2013 Jeremy Levie - We Must Labor to Be Beautiful Play Download Donate
8/31/2013 Greg Fain - The Circle of the Way Play Download Donate
8/31/2013 Susan O'Connell - Flexible Mind, Flexible Heart Play Download Donate
8/27/2013 Kaz Tanahashi - Vision of an Enlightened Society Play Download Donate
8/24/2013 Keiryu Liên Shutt - What is Dharma Transmission? Play Download Donate
8/24/2013 Keiryu Liên Shutt - What Is Dharma Transmission? Play Download Donate
8/21/2013 Leslie James - Continuous Thread Play Download Donate
8/21/2013 Brad Warner - Don’t Set Up Standards of your Own Play Download Donate
8/21/2013 Jeffrey Schneider - Perfect Happiness Play Download Donate
8/18/2013 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Compassion Call and Response Play Download Donate
8/17/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Zazen Is Big Mind Play Download Donate
8/17/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Avalokitesvara: Two Aspects of Practice Play Download Donate
8/14/2013 Tova Green - Departures Play Download Donate
8/11/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Practicing Suchness Without Delay Play Download Donate
8/10/2013 Sojun Mel Weitsman - Who Was Suzuki-roshi? Play Download Donate
8/4/2013 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Stop Play Download Donate
8/3/2013 Anshin Rosalie Curtis - Practicing in an Urban Temple Play Download Donate
8/3/2013 David Zimmerman - Having No Argument with Life Play Download Donate
7/31/2013 Leslie James - The Gate of Liberation Play Download Donate
7/28/2013 Sojun Mel Weitsman - Meeting and Merging Play Download Donate
7/27/2013 Linda Galijan - Only Buddhas Play Download Donate
7/24/2013 Greg Fain - What Does It Mean to Be an American Soto Zen Priest and Why the Heck Would Anyone Want to Do That? Play Download Donate
7/21/2013 Eijun Linda Cutts - Be a Person Here Play Download Donate
7/20/2013 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - The Five Remembrances Play Download Donate
7/17/2013 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - The Fire Boy Seeks the Fire Play Download Donate
7/13/2013 Wendy Lewis - Faith and Doubt Play Download Donate
7/13/2013 Linda Galijan - Preaching Facing Oneness Play Download Donate
7/10/2013 Leslie James - Tassajara Stew Play Download Donate
7/7/2013 Korin Charlie Pokorny - Everyone Has a Light Play Download Donate
7/6/2013 Robert Thomas - Learning to Be a Human Being Play Download Donate
7/6/2013 Fu Schroeder - Harold and the Purple Crayon Play Download Donate
7/3/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller and Brother David Steindl-Rast - The Spirit of Practice: Christian and Zen - Part Two Play Download Donate
6/29/2013 David Zimmerman - Courageous Journey Play Download Donate
6/29/2013 Zenju Earthlyn-Manuel - Dining Room Class, part two Play Download Donate
6/29/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller and Brother David Steindl-Rast - The Spirit of Practice: Christian and Zen - Part One Play Download Donate
6/28/2013 Zenju Earthlyn-Manuel - Dining Room Class, part one Play Download Donate
6/26/2013 Jiryu Rutschman-Byler - Life Is a Package Deal Play Download Donate
6/23/2013 Linda Cutts - Full Moon of Peaches Play Download Donate
6/22/2013 Lien Shutt - The Hindrance of Desire Play Download Donate
6/22/2013 Wendy Johnson, Annie Sommerville & Susan Leslie - Practicing with the Life of the World Play Download Donate
6/19/2013 Valorie Beer - Just a Mirror Play Download Donate
6/15/2013 Myogen Steve Stücky - The Mind That Wants To Wake Up Play Download Donate
6/15/2013 Vicki Austin - Emptiness, Readiness Play Download Donate
6/12/2013 Leslie James - Crazy Uncle Dogen Play Download Donate
6/9/2013 Steve Stucky - Dharma Companions Take 2 Play Download Donate
6/8/2013 Venerable Dr. Pannavati - What Is a Good Friend? Play Download Donate
6/8/2013 Charlie Pokorny - Joyful Mind, Nurturing Mind, Big Mind Play Download Donate
6/5/2013 Susan O'Connell - There's No Place Like Home Play Download Donate
6/5/2013 Greg Fain - A Guest Season Koan Play Download Donate
6/1/2013 Myogen Steve Stucky - Cultivate Beginner's Mind Play Download Donate
6/1/2013 Meg Levie - Home Leaving, Home Coming Play Download Donate
5/29/2013 Kokyo Henkel - Shobogenzo Shoji (class three) Play Download Donate
5/28/2013 Kokyo Henkel - Shobogenzo Shoji (class two) Play Download Donate
5/27/2013 Kokyo Henkel - Shobogenzo Shoji (class one) Play Download Donate
5/26/2013 Gil Fronsdal - Sati Play Download Donate
5/26/2013 Linda Cutts - The Infinite Compassion Enters Reality Play Download Donate
5/25/2013 Ed Sattizahn - Mindful Practices Play Download Donate
5/25/2013 Gil Fronsdal - Evolution of the Precepts Play Download Donate
5/22/2013 Gib Robinson - You're My Friend Play Download Donate
5/22/2013 Linda Galijan - Jukai - Receiving the Precepts Play Download Donate
5/18/2013 Lee Lipp - Getting Married to Ourselves Play Download Donate
5/17/2013 Steve Stucky - Awakening Community Play Download Donate
5/15/2013 Robert Thomas - The Bodhisattva Path Play Download Donate
5/12/2013 Norman Fischer - Our Compassionate Mothers Play Download Donate
5/11/2013 Myogen Steve Stücky - Dharma Companions Play Download Donate
5/11/2013 Judith Randall - Three Minds Play Download Donate
5/8/2013 Greg Fain - Everyday Life at Tassajara Play Download Donate
5/4/2013 Rosalie Curtis - Dharma Friendship Play Download Donate
5/4/2013 Steve Stucky - Zen Body, Mountain Body Play Download Donate
5/3/2013 Marc Lesser - Lower Your Standard Play Download Donate
5/1/2013 David Zimmerman - Flapping Mind, Still Mind Play Download Donate
5/1/2013 Leslie James - Our Ideas of Practice and the Roots of Practice Play Download Donate
4/28/2013 Linda Cutts - Birth of the Buddha The World Honored One Play Download Donate
4/27/2013 Myogen Steve Stucky - Earthling Bodhisattvas Play Download Donate
4/27/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - The Practice of Resting Play Download Donate
4/21/2013 Reb Anderson - Grieving, Celebrating, Studying and Protecting the Great Earth Play Download Donate
4/20/2013 Tova Green and Valorie Beer - The Practice of Aging, the Aging of Practice Play Download Donate
4/18/2013 Leslie James - Assumptions Bear Viewing Play Download Donate
4/17/2013 Jamie Howell - Preliminary Practices Play Download Donate
4/15/2013 Myogen Steve Stucky - Relax with Kanzeon Play Download Donate
4/14/2013 Steve Stucky - Realistic Complete View Play Download Donate
4/13/2013 Linda Galijan - Staying Home and Attaining the Way Play Download Donate
4/6/2013 Greg Fain - What Brought Us Here Play Download Donate
3/31/2013 Linda Cutts - Bodhidharma's Compassionate Eyes Play Download Donate
3/30/2013 Susan O'Connell - Seamless Practice Play Download Donate
3/29/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Sesshin Day 6 Play Download Donate
3/29/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sesshin Day 7 Play Download Donate
3/28/2013 Dainin Marsha Angus - Sesshin Day 5 Play Download Donate
3/28/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sesshin Day 6 Play Download Donate
3/27/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Sesshin Day 4 Play Download Donate
3/26/2013 Dainin Marsha Angus - Sesshin Day 3 Play Download Donate
3/26/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sesshin Day 4 Play Download Donate
3/25/2013 Lee Lipp - Sesshin Day 2 Play Download Donate
3/25/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sesshin Day 3 Play Download Donate
3/24/2013 Furyu Nancy Schroeder - The Blind Men and the Elephant Play Download Donate
3/24/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Sesshin Day 1 Play Download Donate
3/24/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sesshin Day 2 Play Download Donate
3/23/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Sesshin Day 1 Play Download Donate
3/23/2013 Dainin Marsha Angus - Believing in Nothing Play Download Donate
3/20/2013 Lee Lipp - A Sesshin of Illness Play Download Donate
3/17/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen's Zen - Class #8 Play Download Donate
3/17/2013 Shohaku Okumura - Zazen Is Good for Nothing Play Download Donate
3/16/2013 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Compassion Is a Good Idea Play Download Donate
3/12/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen's Zen - Class #7 Play Download Donate
3/10/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - The Teachings of Perfect Wisdom Play Download Donate
3/9/2013 Eijun Linda Cutts - Mahapajapati's Story Play Download Donate
3/8/2013 San Francisco Zen Center - Panel Presentation: Women Priests on Dogen Play Download Donate
3/6/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen's Zen - Class #6 Play Download Donate
3/6/2013 Mick Sopko - Language, Voice, Drum, Bread Play Download Donate
3/3/2013 Steve Weintraub - The Emerging Moment Play Download Donate
3/2/2013 Marsha Angus - Habit, Repetition and Intention Play Download Donate
3/1/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen’s Zen - Class #5 Play Download Donate
2/27/2013 Lee Lipp - What Is the Heart of the Buddha? Play Download Donate
2/24/2013 Greg Fain - You Don’t Have to Get It Right Play Download Donate
2/24/2013 Jiryu Mark Rutschman Byler - Absolute Refuge Play Download Donate
2/23/2013 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Love and Joy Are Right Here Play Download Donate
2/21/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Equanimity Play Download Donate
2/20/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Samadhi Play Download Donate
2/20/2013 DeBarros, Burges, Johnson, Senauke, Rosenbaum; - Panel: Lay-Entrusted Teachers Play Download Donate
2/19/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Ease and Dis-ease Play Download Donate
2/18/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - This Very Mind Is Buddha Play Download Donate
2/17/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Investigation and Continuity Play Download Donate
2/17/2013 Wendy Johnson - Awakening from the Illusion of Separateness Play Download Donate
2/16/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Unborn Being Play Download Donate
2/16/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Don't Be Submerged by the Things of the World Play Download Donate
2/15/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Polishing a Tile Play Download Donate
2/12/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen’s Zen Class 4 Play Download Donate
2/10/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Practicing the Buddha Mind Seal Play Download Donate
2/9/2013 Marsha Angus - Resounding Congruence Play Download Donate
2/6/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen’s Zen Class 3 Play Download Donate
2/3/2013 Eijun Linda Cutts - Flag Wind Mind Earth Play Download Donate
2/2/2013 Marc Lesser - Accepting What Is Play Download Donate
1/31/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Dogen’s Zen Class 2 Play Download Donate
1/30/2013 Wendy Johnson - Pioneer Practice Play Download Donate
1/28/2013 Leslie James - There Really Is Something Lacking Play Download Donate
1/26/2013 Jordan Thorn - The River Is Famous to the Fish Play Download Donate
1/24/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - What Does Practice Ask of You? Play Download Donate
1/23/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Turning the Light Inwards Play Download Donate
1/23/2013 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Aligning All Activities with the Heart of Buddha Play Download Donate
1/22/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Breath and Body of The Way Play Download Donate
1/21/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Renouncing Suffering Play Download Donate
1/20/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Entering Sesshin with Way-Seeking Mind Play Download Donate
1/20/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Embracing the Great Vehicle XXX Melting the cold cold heart Play Download Donate
1/19/2013 Zenju Earthlyn Manuel - The Way-Seeking Mind of Martin Luther King, Jr. Play Download Donate
1/16/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Class: Dogen’s Zen Class 1 Play Download Donate
1/16/2013 Shundo David Haye - What Do You Do? Play Download Donate
1/13/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Refining Effort Play Download Donate
1/13/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Embracing the Great Vehicle XXIX Silence and Stillness the Key to Reality Play Download Donate
1/12/2013 Shosan Vicki Austin - Forgiving the Unforgivable Play Download Donate
1/6/2013 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Embracing the Great Vehicle XXVIII A New Year Vow to Realize Buddha Play Download Donate
1/5/2013 Ryushin Paul Haller - Yes, I Will! Play Download Donate