The Suzuki Roshi Audio Archive

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Title Date

Funeral Service for Suzuki Roshi

ceremony, funeral, #please-transcribe
1971-12-12City Center

Talking To His Disciples About His Illness

Sunday, October 9, 1971 In His Room, City Center, San Francisco
1971-10-09City Center

Wherever You Are, We Have Zen Way Of Practice

dogen, shobogenzo
1971-08-21City Center

Why We Must Have Rules

1971-08-17Tassajara

Wind Stops, But Still Flower Falls

poem
1971-08-15Tassajara

Speciality and Equality.

1971-08-13Tassajara

Obon Days

ceremony
1971-08-12Tassajara

Questions and Answers

question, yakusan
1971-08-08Tassajara

Zen Is Actually, In Short, Maybe, Communication

1971-08-07Tassajara

Good Confidence In Your Practice

bodhidharma
1971-08-05Tassajara

On Bodhidharma's Day

1971-08-04Tassajara

Because Of Our Many Desires, We Do Not Have Freedom

1971-08-03Tassajara

At the Time of Yakusan

New version of this lecture has been uploaded, which may allow for more of the transcript to be done.
yakusan, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
1971-08-01Tassajara

To Attain The Perfection Of Human Practice

ceremony
1971-07-30Tassajara

Ryaku Fusatsu Lecture

ceremony, eiheiji, bodhisattva precepts
1971-07-29Tassajara

Blue Cliff Records 61 - Fuketsu's One Particle Of Dust

Blue Cliff Record, #wind-bell
1971-07-26Tassajara

Universal Practice for Laymen and Monks

Whatever you do is practice; be careful not to practice for the sake of the self. Zazen as a way to find realization and get used to realization. Whether priest or layperson, practice to develop buddha...
practice, zazen, bodhisattva, dogen, sixth patriarch
1971-07-25Tassajara

Virtue of Mountain and River

dogen, shobogenzo, soto, rinzai
1971-07-24Tassajara

San-Pachi-Nenju

ceremony, #improved-audio
1971-07-22Tassajara

Something Which You Cannot Understand

1971-07-21Tassajara

One with Everything

Zazen Talk Tuesday Evening, July 20, 1971 Tassajara
#not-always-so
1971-07-20Tassajara

Why Then Is It Necessary To Accept Precepts

precepts, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
1971-07-17City Center

Manifested Three Treasures

precepts
1971-07-06City Center

Real Precepts Are Beyond Words

precepts
1971-07-02City Center

Purely Involved Helping Others

1971-06-22City Center

Sewing Sesshin

Sunday, June 20, 1971 Sesshin Lecture No. ____ San Francisco
sesshin, okesa, dogen
1971-06-20City Center

Sewing and Wearing the Buddhist Robes and How It Relates to Our Practice

Saturday, June 19, 1971 San Francisco Zendo
#no-audio, dogen, soto
1971-06-19City Center

Precepts as Original Nature

precepts, oka sotan, bodhidharma
1971-06-12City Center

Freedom from Everything

Sesshin Lecture, Day 5 Wednesday, June 9, 1971 San Francisco
sesshin, #not-always-so
1971-06-09City Center

Calmness of Mind

Sesshin Lecture No. 2 Sunday, June 7, 1971 San Francisco Practice is to expose yourself as you are, express yourself fully. Accepting your teacher's words. Zen Center practice community...
#not-always-so, sesshin, zazen, breath, community
1971-06-07City Center

Okesa Ceremony

Ceremony of the okesa: chanting the fascicle Shobogenzo Kesa Kudoku; ten virtues of the okesa. What is practice of zazen and practice of the okesa. Truth is beyond priest or layperson. Acknowledging...
priest, ceremony, okesa, zazen
1971-06-06City Center

The Teaching Just for You

Sesshin Lecture No. 1 Saturday, June 5, 1971 San Francisco
#not-always-so, sesshin
1971-06-05City Center

Lecture: Reed College, Portland, Oregon

#no-audio
1971-03-12Reed College Portland

Changing Our Karma

#not-always-so, baso
1971-03-09City Center

Why We Have So Many Problems

Tuesday, March 2, 1971 8 am Tuesday Morning San Francisco
1971-03-02City Center

The Driver

1971-02-27City Center

Be Kind with Yourself

Warm-hearted practice. Breathing and posture in zazen. We all have different circumstances, but in the monastery, we have one practice. Rules give freedom to practice.
#not-always-so, dogen, zazen, tatsugami
1971-02-23Tassajara

It Is Actually Buddha's Practice

sesshin
1971-02-20Tassajara

Calmness of your Mind

Saturday Morning, February 13, 1971 San Francisco
sesshin
1971-02-13City Center

Just Enough Problems

Sesshin Lecture, Lecture 7: Page Street Apples Friday Morning February 12, 1971 San Francisco
#not-always-so, sesshin
1971-02-12ACity Center

Not Sticking to Enlightenment

Sesshin Lecture, Day Seven: Closing Words Friday Evening February 12, 1971 San Francisco
#not-always-so, #new-audio, sesshin, sixth patriarch
1971-02-12BCity Center

Humor Is More Real Than Reallity

Sesshin Lecture No. 5 Tuesday, February 9, 1971 San Francisco
sesshin
1971-02-09City Center

Wherever You Go, You Will See Yourself

Sesshin Lecture No. 3 Sunday Afternoon or Evening February 7, 1971 San Francisco
sesshin, tozan, sandokai
1971-02-07City Center

Resuming Big Mind

Sesshin Lecture No. 1 Friday, February 5, 1971 San Francisco [”For this seven-day sesshin, there are only transcriptions for lectures given on Days 1, 3, 5, 7, and the closing words. I don't...
#not-always-so, sesshin
1971-02-05City Center

Wherever I Go, I Meet Myself

#not-always-so
1971-01-23City Center

The Boss of Everything

#not-always-so, zazen
1971-01-16City Center

True Concentration

Right Concentration Sunday, January 10, 1971 San Francisco
#not-always-so, avalokiteshvara
1971-01-10City Center

What Is Self?

1971-01-03City Center

No Practice Will Destroy People

dogen
1970-12-27City Center

Teisho (Introduced by Jakusho Kwong)

Mill Valley Zendo, talk by Suzuki Roshi
1970-12-23Mill Valley Zendo

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