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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6/17/2017 Ryushin Paul Haller - Nothing but Tasting Tea Play Download Donate
6/11/2017 Tenshin Reb Anderson - I Am a Conversation Play Download Donate
6/10/2017 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Sesshin Day 3: Expressing Ourselves in Speech, Action and Silence Play Download Donate
6/9/2017 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Sesshin day 2: Full expression Play Download Donate
6/8/2017 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Sesshin day 1: Silence and Stillness Play Download Donate
6/7/2017 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Entering into Sesshin Play Download Donate
6/4/2017 Keiryu Liên Shutt - The "Zen" of The Missing Piece Play Download Donate
6/3/2017 Kyoshin Wendy Lewis - Buddhist Storehouse Consciousness Play Download Donate
5/28/2017 Dojin Sarah Emerson - The Middle Way is a Moving Target Play Download Donate
5/27/2017 Eijun Linda Ruth Cutts - Leaves of Speech Play Download Donate
5/24/2017 Kanzan David Zimmerman - Nanchuan's Circle Play Download Donate
5/21/2017 MyoE Doris Harder - "The Good Woman of Setzuan": Can we be Good? Play Download Donate
5/20/2017 Shosan Victoria Austin - Kind, Inclusive and Noble Speech Play Download Donate
5/17/2017 Yo-on Jeremy Levie - Love and Be Silent Play Download Donate
5/14/2017 Edward Espe Brown - Mothering Play Download Donate
5/10/2017 Rinso Ed Sattizahn - Winter at Tassajara Play Download Donate
5/7/2017 Zesho Susan O'Connell - Zen gives us the Gift of Nothing Play Download Donate
4/30/2017 Hakusho Ostlund - Living in This World and Imagining Another Play Download Donate
4/23/2017 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Realizing Our Infinite Life Play Download Donate
4/16/2017 Qayyum Johnson - Radical Welcoming: The Everyday Practice of Bodhicitta Play Download Donate
4/15/2017 Linda Galijan - The Practice of Generosity Play Download Donate
4/8/2017 Kanzan David Zimmerman - Celebrating the True Function of our Lives Play Download Donate
4/5/2017 Shundo David Haye - You are already a Person of Thusness Play Download Donate
4/2/2017 Sara Tahsker - The Three Sides of Practice Play Download Donate
4/1/2017 Zenju Earthlyn Manuel - The Impossible Mission of Meditation Play Download Donate
3/26/2017 Furyu Schroeder - Going Home Play Download Donate