Dharma Talk Archives

Schedule of Upcoming Talks

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Live Streamed Talks

Live streamed video of weekly dharma talks at City Center are archived for web access within an hour, at livestream.com/sfzc.

Suzuki Roshi Talks

Follow the above link to access all of the transcripts and audio recordings of talks given by our founder, Shunryu Suzuki Roshi.

Welcome to the San Francisco Zen Center's online library of dharma talks. The talks listed here were given at City Center, Green Gulch Farm, or Tassajara as part of a public dharma talk.

Note: We continue working to keep the list of recordings as current as possible. If not here yet, many recent talks are available on our live stream site at http://livestream.com/sfzc.

We also offer our dharma talks as a podcast feed:

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8/1/2015 Anshin Rosalie Curtis - Bringing Harmony to Everyone Play Download Donate
6/6/2015 Rinso Ed Sattizahn - Thinking Thinking Play Download Donate
6/6/2015 Zesho Susan O'Connell - The Real Thing: Enlightenment and the Internet Play Download Donate
5/23/2015 Shosan Victoria Austin - Steadiness of Vow Play Download Donate
4/4/2015 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Bird’s Path, Earth Day Talk Play Download Donate
4/4/2015 Anshin Rosalie Curtis - Celebrating Buddha’s Birthday Play Download Donate
3/27/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - What I’ve Learned So Far Play Download Donate
3/11/2015 Tim Kroll - The Practice of Being a Student Play Download Donate
3/8/2015 Furyu Schroeder - The Old Lady Steals Zhaozhao's Bamboo Shoots Play Download Donate
3/7/2015 Zenkei Blanche Hartman - Look for the Silver Lining Play Download Donate
3/1/2015 Norman Fischer - Solitude Play Download Donate
2/28/2015 Konin Melissa Cardenas - Live Like It Matters Play Download Donate
2/16/2015 Greg Fain - No Hindrance, No Fear Play Download Donate
2/5/2015 Mary Stares - Remembering Abbot Steve Play Download Donate
2/2/2015 Linda Galijan - Opening to Difference Play Download Donate
2/21/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - Finding Freedom in Emotional Responses Play Download Donate
2/18/2015 Tim Kroll - The Practice of Attunement: Receiving and Letting Go Play Download Donate
2/15/2015 Wendy Johnson - Against the Stream: The Practice of Resilience Play Download Donate
2/1/2015 Shohaku Okumura - Zen of Four Seasons Play Download Donate
2/4/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - Aligning With Practice Play Download Donate
2/14/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Varieties of Love Play Download Donate
2/11/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Five Faculties of Awakening Play Download Donate
2/7/2015 Kansan David Zimmerman - The Unbearable Embeddedness of Being Play Download Donate
1/31/2015 Do-on Robert Thomas - Practice, Precepts, and Technology Play Download Donate
2/8/2015 Jiryu Rutschman-Byler - Desire = Suffering? Play Download Donate
1/3/2015 Kyoshin Wendy Lewis - Identity and Character Formation Play Download Donate
1/18/2015 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Intimacy With The Robe Play Download Donate
1/11/2015 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Avalokiteshvara Transmitting the Buddha Mind Seal Play Download Donate
1/24/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - Continuous Practice Play Download Donate
1/21/2015 Ryushin Paul Haller - Inner and Outer Alignment Play Download Donate
1/17/2015 Eijun LInda Cutts - Practicing with Dr. Martin Luther King's Teaching Play Download Donate
1/10/2015 Jisan Tova Green - The Shared World Play Download Donate
1/7/2015 Shundo David Haye - The Journey to Your Destination Play Download Donate
1/27/2015 Leslie James - Abundant in Each Person Play Download Donate