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Way-Seeking Mind

Saturday Lecture Of March Sesshin Saturday, March 28, 1970 San Francisco
Way-Seeking Mind, sesshin
1970-03-28City Center

Our Everyday Life Is Like A Movie

#not-always-so
1970-03-15City Center

Letters From Emptiness

How to Understand the Idea of Emptiness Sunday, March 8, 1970 San Francisco
#not-always-so
1970-03-08City Center

Lecture To Prof. Lewis R. Lancaster's Visiting Class

Practice and enlightnment as forgetting and letting go of everything. Even if we don't know what real practice is, continuing and allowing it to reveal itself. Answering student questions. Posture of...
shakyamuni, emptiness, zazen
1970-03-01Tassajara

Practice To Be Like A Stone

SR-70-02-28 Sesshin lecture #6 (last lecture) - followed by service #2 for Trudy Dixon NB - is 1970 despite the year added to the photos
1970-02-28City Center

Non-Dualistic Practice

Sesshin Lecture No. 3: Wednesday, February 25, 1970 San Francisco
sesshin
1970-02-25City Center

Selflessness, Being and Non-Being: The Background of Shikantaza

Sesshin Lecture No. 1: Monday, February 23, 1970 San Francisco
sesshin
1970-02-23City Center

The Background of Shikantaza

1970-02-22City Center

“An Unsurpassed, Penetrating Buddha”

1970-02-08

Brown Rice is Just Right

Morning Sesshin Lecture Sunday, February 1, 1970 City Center
#not-always-so, sesshin
1970-02-01ACity Center

Each One Of Us Is A Cook

Afternoon Sesshin Tea Lecture Sunday, February 1, 1970
sesshin
1970-02-01B

Our Effort In Our Practice

1970-01-31City Center

Caring for the Soil

Mahayana and Hinayana Buddhism Sunday, January 25, 1970 San Francisco
#not-always-so
1970-01-25City Center

Rules

dogen
1970-01-18City Center

Ordination Ceremony: Bill Kwong and Silas Hoadley

ceremony, priest
1970-01-11City Center

Respect for Things

What Is Our Practice? Sunday, January 4, 1970 San Francisco Practice as taking care of everything. Not making a noise with the chairs. Practice with new people coming to City Center. Extending the...
#not-always-so, zendo, bodhisattva way
1970-01-04City Center

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-8

Fall 1968
lotus sutra, #68-10-00-G, #approximate-date
Series 2, Talk 8Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-10

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #68-10-00-I, #approximate-date
Series 2, Talk 10Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-11

October 1968 New version uploaded, should help with transcript
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-10-00-J, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Series 2, Talk 11Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-13

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #68-10-00-L, #approximate-date
Series 2, Talk 13Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-15

Fall, 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-10-00-N
Series 2, Talk 15Tassajara

Yakusan did not give lectures for a long time

June 1969 Tassajara Story of Yakusan saying he was not a teacher to give lectures. Making effort, and paying attention. What is right effort?
activity, zazen, effort, priest, #approximate-date, #69-06-00
Tassajara

Rinzai Zen and Soto Zen

July 1969 San Francisco Morning.
#approximate-date, #69-07-00, dogen
Sokoji

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-9

Audio Problem Set has been replaced by original recording, with speed adjustments made. Newly processed version should be a little clearer to trancsribe
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-10-00-H, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Series 2, Talk 9Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-5

Fall, 1968
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-10-00-D
Series 2, Talk 5Tassajara

Lotus Sūtra No. I-5

February 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-02-00-E
Series 1, Talk 5Tassajara

Shosan Ceremony

Shosan Ceremony, Sesshin, Feb 1968 Tassajara This ceremony is re-edited from the original cassette, with non-SR (Bishop Sumi) sections removed, and the speed adjusted for clarity. The last portion...
shosan, sesshin, #approximate-date
Tassajara

Lotus Sūtra No. I-1

Lotus Sutra No. 1 Tassajara February 1968
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-02-00-A
Series 2, Talk 1Tassajara

Lotus Sūtra No. I-2

February 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-02-00-B
Series 1, Talk 2Tassajara

Lotus Sūtra No. I-4

February 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-02-00-D
Series 1, Talk 4Tassajara

Lotus Sūtra No. I-3

February 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-02-00-C
Series 1, Talk 3Tassajara

Sesshin, Sixth Night Lecture

Tassajara September, 1969
sesshin, #approximate-date, #69-09-00-D
Tassajara

Sesshin, Third Night Lecture

Tassajara September, 1969
sesshin, #approximate-date, #69-09-00-C
Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-4

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date
CTassajara

Shosan Ceremony

Tassajara September, 1969 [Beginning of ceremony not recorded.]
sesshin, shosan, #approximate-date, #69-09-00-E
Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-6

68-10-00-E
#approximate-date, lotus sutra, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Series 2, Talk 6Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-7

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-10-00-F
Series 2, Talk 7Tassajara

Translation of Unknown Text

August 1971 San Francisco
#approximate-date, #71-08-00, ceremony, priest
City Center

Stand Up By The Ground

Protection Master "Suzuki Roshi summer sesshin 1969 2nd night lecture Sesshin, Second Night Lecture September, 1969 Tassajara
#not-always-so, #approximate-date, sesshin, dogen, #69-09-00-B
Tassajara

Zen Is Also Buddhism

SR013 date? Fall 1967 Tassajara III - Side 1 + 1/2 side 2 Suzuki lecture copied
#improved-audio, #please-transcribe
Tassajara

Wherever You Are, Enlightenment Is There

Sesshin: First Night Lecture, “I Don't Know Zazen” September 1969 Tassajara Knowing that we have buddha nature even while we are in the dualistic world of good and bad. Analogy with various...
#not-always-so, dogen, buddha nature, enlightenment, #approximate-date, #69-09-00-A
Tassajara

Chanting Service

From 1965, end of July sesshin. Robe Chant (incomplete), Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko.
chanting
CSokoji

Chanting Service

Sesshin service July or August 1965. Robe chant, Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko, Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko, Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko, meal chants in Japanese (?) "Thursday...
chanting
Sokoji

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-4

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra
Series 2, Talk 4Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-12

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. 12 Shunryu Suzuki Lecture October 1968
lotus sutra, #68-10-00-K, #approximate-date, #improved-audio, #please-transcribe
Series 2, Talk 12Tassajara

Summer 68 Tassajara

Summer 68 Tassajara - poor tape quality (on cassette) - Dan Gourley #7
#new-audio, #please-transcribe
Tassajara

Lotus Sūtra No. I-6

February 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-02-00-F, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Series 1, Talk 6Tassajara

Shosan Ceremony

1 7/8 ips (Sony 5" reel) - "sounds like ZMC"
shosan, #new-audio, #please-transcribe
Tassajara

Bodhidharma

Dan Gourley #1 Tassajara Summer 68 Suzuki Roshi Bodhidharma painting description and lecture
#new-audio, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio
Tassajara

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