Dharma Talk Archives

Schedule of Upcoming Talks

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Livestreamed Talks at live.sfzc.org

Livestreamed video of weekly dharma talks at City Center are archived for web access within an hour on the Livestream Events Archive.

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 livestream site at live.sfzc.org.

We also offer our dharma talks as a podcast feed:

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3/9/2019 Shosan Victoria Austin - Love And Power In Relationship Play Download Donate
3/2/2019 Hoitsu Suzuki - Silence Is The Best Story Play Download Donate
2/23/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Without Hindrance, There Is No Fear Play Download Donate
2/16/2019 Rhonda V Magee - Mindfulness as a Support for Equity and Social Justice Play Download Donate
2/13/2019 Kathie Fischer - Sesshin Day 4 talk Play Download Donate
2/13/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Sound of the Cicadas Penetrates the Rock Play Download Donate
2/12/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin day 3 - Katto: Twining Vines Play Download Donate
2/11/2019 Kathie Fischer - Sesshin Day 2 talk Play Download Donate
2/10/2019 Hakusho Ostlund - To Diligently Care for and Collect Body and Mind Play Download Donate
2/9/2019 Rinso Ed Sattizahn - Ruiyan Calls Master Play Download Donate
2/6/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - On Buddha's Parinirvana Play Download Donate
2/2/2019 Les Kaye and Teresa Bouza - A Sense of Something Greater Play Download Donate
1/26/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Three Realms of Wisdom Play Download Donate
1/25/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 5, Gate 3 Play Download Donate
1/24/2019 Kathie Fischer - Taking Refuge in Buddha, My Own Material Body Play Download Donate
1/23/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Putting on our Robes at the Sound of the Bell Play Download Donate
1/23/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 3, Gate 2 Play Download Donate
1/22/2019 Kathie Fischer - The Story of Hui Neng Play Download Donate
1/21/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 1, Gate 1 Play Download Donate
1/19/2019 Furyu Schroeder - What do you call the world? Play Download Donate
1/18/2019 Kathie Fischer - The Wild Ones Play Download Donate
1/13/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Introduction To The Practice Period On Six Subtle Dharma Gates Play Download Donate
1/12/2019 Siobhan Cassidy - Courageous and Vulnerable Conversations Play Download Donate
1/9/2019 Gendo Lucy Xiao - Warm Feeling Play Download Donate
1/6/2019 Jiryu Rutschman-Byler - Life Itself Play Download Donate
1/5/2019 Jisan Tova Green - Our Ceremonies, Our Lives Play Download Donate
1/2/2019 Onryu Mary Stares - How we open our lives to the sangha Play Download Donate