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We should Sit In The Middle Of Our Problems

Serial: 67-03-12 - Sunday, March 12, 1967 Tony Artino notes Sokoji
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Mar 12 1967
Sokoji

Buddha Nature

Serial: 67-03-22 - Wednesday, March 22, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Mar 22 1967
Sokoji

Control

Serial: 67-03-23
#no-audio, #zmbm,
Suzuki Roshi
Mar 23 1967
Los Altos

When Small Mind Finds Itself In Big Mind

Serial: 67-03-26 - Sunday, March 26, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Mar 26 1967
Sokoji

Our Pockets Are Full Of Treasure Right Now

Serial: 67-04-02 - Sunday April 2, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes “Our pockets are full of treasure right now.”
#no-audio, Dogen, Beginner’s Mind,
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 02 1967
Sokoji

Give up all Preconceived Ideas and Feelings

Serial: 67-04-05 - Wednesday, April 5, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes “Give up all preconceived ideas and feelings”
#no-audio, Dogen,
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 05 1967
Sokoji

Original Buddhism

Serial: 67-04-06
#no-audio, #zmbm, Dogen,
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 06 1967
Los Altos

Mistakes in Practice

Serial: 67-04-13
#no-audio, #zmbm,
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 13 1967
Los Altos

A Teaching Cannot Be Whole And Perfect

Serial: 67-04-16 - Sunday April 16, 1967 Old Bush Street Zendo Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 16 1967
Sokoji

This Sesshin Was Wonderfully Done

Serial: SF-05100-C - Saturday, April 22, 1967 Sesshin Lecture B San Francisco
#sesshin, Priest, Evil, Doubt, training
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 22 1967
B
Sokoji

You Must Give Up Worldly Desires

Serial: SF-05100-B - Saturday, April 22, 1967 Sesshin Lecture A San Francisco
#sesshin, Family Practice, Doubt, Dragons, resistance, Priest, Hate, Freedom...
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 22 1967
A
Sokoji

Our Human Nature and That of Buddha Are the Same

Serial: 67-04-26 - Wednesday, April 26, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Apr 26 1967
Sokoji

Zen Emphasizes the Simplest Way of Practice

Serial: 67-05-17 - Wednesday, May 17, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
May 17 1967
Sokoji

Right Effort

Serial: 67-05-18
#no-audio, #zmbm,
Suzuki Roshi
May 18 1967
Los Altos

Correct Zazen Is Your Home

Serial: 67-05-21 - Sunday, May 21, 1967 Sokoji Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
May 21 1967
Sokoji

True Activity Includes Everything

Serial: 67-05-28 - Sunday, May 28, 1967 Old Bush Street Zendo - Sokoji Tony Artino notes
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
May 28 1967
Sokoji

Religion is a Cultural-Social Phenomena as well as a Personal Experience

Serial: 67-05-31 - Tony Artino notes Sokoji Wednesday, May 31, 1967
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
May 31 1967
Sokoji

Naturalness

Serial: 67-06-01
#no-audio, #zmbm,
Suzuki Roshi
Jun 01 1967
Los Altos

Sesshin Lecture: Three Treasures

Serial: 67-06-11 - Sunday, June 11, 1967 [Suzuki seems to be commenting on Shi Sho Ku* (?) of Dogen. When this is evident, Dogen's words are in quotation marks.] *SHUSHOGI [jrb]
#no-audio, #sesshin, Shushogi, Precepts,
Suzuki Roshi
Jun 11 1967

Continuing The Lecture on Shushogi

Serial: 67-06-12 - Sunday LectureMonday, June 12, 1967 Original lecture title was "Continuing the Lecture on Shi-sho-ku". That was an error - Shi-sho-ku = Shushogi. [JRB]
#no-audio, Shushogi, Precepts,
Suzuki Roshi
Jun 12 1967

Opposites

Serial: 67-06-22-B
#no-audio, Sixth Patriarch,
Suzuki Roshi
Jun 22 1967
B
Los Altos

Introduce to you Kobun Chino Sensei

Serial: 67-06-22-A
#no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Jun 22 1967
A
Los Altos

Truly Involved With The Development Of Our Way

Serial: 67-08-00-B - ± August, 1967 Wind Bell Vol. VI Nos. 2-4, P.50
#no-audio, #approximate-date,
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 1967

Suzuki Roshi Writes on the Practice Period

Serial: 67-08-00-A - ± August, 1967 Wind Bell Vol. VI Nos. 2-4, P.4
#no-audio, #approximate-date,
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 1967

Long Time Since I Saw You All

Serial: 67-08-00 - ± August, 1967 Los Altos
#no-audio, #approximate-date, Precepts,
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 1967
Los Altos

"The mind itself is Buddha"

Serial: 67-08-14 - Monday, August 14, 1967 San Francisco [?]
#no-audio, Dogen, Shobogenzo,
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 14 1967

Genjo Koan

Serial: SF-05134A - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #14, by Shundo David Haye ===== The acquisition of Tassajara in 1967 was a huge leap for Zen Center. Suzuki Roshi had long been interested in finding a suitable location for a monastery; an...
Genjokoan, Dogen, #sesshin, #new-audio, #awakening-the-archive, Emptiness, New Year,...
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 20 1967
Morning
Tassajara

When You Have A New Experience

Serial: SF-05134B - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #15, by Shundo David Haye ===== This talk was given later on the same day of the first Tassajara sesshin as the last one discussed (https://suzukiroshi.engagewisdom.com/talks/genjo-...
#sesshin, #new-audio, #awakening-the-archive, Faith, Doubt
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 20 1967
Evening
Tassajara

Genjo Koan no 2

Serial: SF-05134C - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #16, by Shundo David Haye ===== This third talk from the historic inaugural sesshin at Tassajara in 1967, given the day after the first two, is divided into two parts, held together by the...
#sesshin, Dogen, #new-audio, #awakening-the-archive, Priest, Emptiness, Dragons,...
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 21 1967
Tassajara

Buddhism Is Not a Special Teaching; Enlightenment Is Not a Particular Stage

Serial: SF-05134D - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #17, by Shundo David Haye ===== About half way through this sesshin talk, you can start to hear crickets in the background, getting louder over the remaining twenty minutes. They are a...
#sesshin, Dogen, Genjokoan, #new-audio, #awakening-the-archive, #approximate-date, ...
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 23 1967
Tassajara

To Polish A Tile Is Our Practice Actually

Serial: SF-05135B - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #18, by Shundo David Haye ===== Further to the date confusion and missing talks discussed last time, it seems that even Suzuki Roshi lost track of time during the first seven-day sesshin at...
#sesshin, #new-audio, Prajna Paramita, Shobogenzo, #awakening-the-archive, ...
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 23 1967
Tassajara

Shosan Ceremony

- August Sesshin, 1967 August 24, 1967 Tassajara [Opening sentences of Introduction missed.]
#no-audio, #sesshin, Shosan,
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 24 1967
B
Tassajara

Genjo Koan no 4

Serial: SF-05136 - Track 1 17/8 - Suzuki lectures - beginning missed, one or two sentences; beginning: This is the last lecture of sesshin. We have talked of emptiness and form, but have not understood it well. Maezumi's words are included...
#sesshin, Dogen, Genjokoan, #please-transcribe, Time, Faith, Emptiness, Continuous,...
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 24 1967
A
Tassajara

Reflections on the Prajna Paramita Sutra

Serial: SF-05135A - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #19, by Shundo David Haye ===== This is the talk that was chosen by the Wind Bell (p69) to represent the first sesshin at Tassajara; some of the discussion was also presented in that...
#sesshin, #new-audio, Sengai, #awakening-the-archive, Time, Emptiness, Ego,...
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 24 1967
Tassajara

To Polish a Tile

Serial: 67-08-31 - September 1, 1967 [8-31 is Thursday] Los Altos, Calif.
#zmbm, #no-audio,
Suzuki Roshi
Aug 31 1967
Los Altos

If Our Teaching Is A Special Teaching

Serial: SF-05130B - SR013 date? Fall 1967 Tassajara III - Side 2 2nd half - Part of Suzuki lecture copied
#approximate-date, #please-transcribe, #improved-audio, Religion
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 1967
Tassajara

Zen Is Also Buddhism

Serial: SF-05130C - SR013 date? Fall 1967 Tassajara III - Side 1 + 1/2 side 2 Suzuki lecture copied
#approximate-date, #improved-audio, #please-transcribe, Mahayana, New Year, Buddha...
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 1967
Tassajara

Ignorance

Serial: SF-05131-A - SR 014 - On this tape: lectures A and B and also first part of D. This is to be known as the A-B lecture tape or #1 ZMC (has been transcribed) Track 1 Roshi's lecture A 9/8/67 - copied
Prajna Paramita, #new-audio, #improved-audio, Attachment, Freedom, training, Daily...
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 08 1967
Tassajara

Using Various Stones

Serial: SF-05131-C - SR 014 - On this tape: lectures A and B and also first part of D. This is to be known as the A-B lecture tape or #1 ZMC (has been transcribed) Track 1 Roshi's lecture A 9/8/67 - copied
#please-transcribe, Hate, Faith
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 08 1967
B
Tassajara

Practice Zazen With Your Whole Mind And Body

Serial: SF-05131B - This is lecture D from these notes on the reel boxes (05132-B was added to this)Several minutes of tape operator's notes at the end are included, the transcript was copied over from what was previously thought of as 66-08-...
#improved-audio, Instruction, Zazen, Posture, Beginners, Funeral, Religion,...
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 08 1967
Morning
Tassajara

The Practice of Constancy

Serial: SF-05132-A - SR015 - On this tape is Lecture C and last part of Lecture D. This tape is known as the C lecture tape of as #2 - Track 1 Roshi's Lecture C 9/12/67 - copied
#improved-audio, Prajna Paramita, Boddhisattva, Precepts, Constancy, New Year,...
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 12 1967
Tassajara

Negative and Positive

Serial: 67-09-27
#no-audio, #zmbm,
Suzuki Roshi
Sep 27 1967
Los Altos

No Dualism

Serial: 67-11-02
#no-audio, #zmbm, Baso, Heart Sutra,
Suzuki Roshi
Nov 02 1967
Los Altos

KPFA Radio Interview with Elsa Knight Thompson

Serial: SF-05115 - Monday, November 6, 1967 KPFA RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ELSA KNIGHT THOMPSON[Originally misdated - Friday, February 18, 1966]Lecture BKPFA/KPFB Studio, Pacifica Radio, Berkeley, CA
Interview, Don't Know Mind, Nirvana, Monastic Practice, Evil, Samsara, Practice...
Suzuki Roshi
Nov 06 1967
KPFA Berkeley

Putting Power In Your Hara

Serial: SF-05133-A - Afternoon Sesshin Lecture Friday, December 1, 1967, Lecture A Zen Mountain Center
#sesshin, Dogen, Fukanzazengi, Buddha Mind, Big Mind, Separation, New Year,...
Suzuki Roshi
Dec 01 1967
A
Tassajara

True Practice

Serial: SF-05133-B - Evening Sesshin Lecture Friday Evening, December 1, 1967, Lecture B Zen Mountain Center
#sesshin, Zuigan, Fox, Gratitude, Fox, Buddha Nature, Addiction, Discrimination,...
Suzuki Roshi
Dec 01 1967
B
Tassajara

Inner Power of Practice

Serial: SF-05137A - SR017 - Track 1 - slow - Roshi Lecture - 12/2/67 - afternoon - copied
#sesshin, Blue Cliff Record, Concentration, Precepts, Monastic Practice, New Year,...
Suzuki Roshi
Dec 02 1967
Tassajara

The More We Study Our Way, The More Difficult It Is To Explain It

Serial: SF-05142 - SR018 - Track 1 - Roshi's Lecture sesshin #4 12/4/67 Evening - copied
#sesshin, Dogen, Observe, Ceremony
Suzuki Roshi
Dec 04 1967
Evening
Tassajara

Think the Unthinkable

Serial: SF-05137B - ===== Awakening the Archive - Tape #20, by Shundo David Haye =====  This talk comes from the middle of the second sesshin at Tassajara, in December 1967. Unlike the extreme heat of the summer sesshin, students would have...
#sesshin, #new-audio, Fukanzazengi, #awakening-the-archive, Buddha Mind, training,...
Suzuki Roshi
Dec 04 1967
Afternoon
Tassajara

Good and Bad Feeling

Serial: SF-05141-A - Tuesday, December 5, 1967 Afternoon Sesshin Lecture, Lecture A Tassajara
#sesshin, Attachment, Discrimination, Separation, Liberation, Freedom, Doubt, Faith...
Suzuki Roshi
Dec 05 1967
A
Tassajara

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