What Is Personal Contact?

In response to an email question, Sokuzan discusses personal contact related to dependent origination and the 12 links in the chain of existence.

Emptiness Is Form

Sokuzan speaks of the relationship between emptiness and the self, inspired by the Heart Sutra.

Everything Is Preaching The Dharma

Inspired by Dogen’s “Shobogenzo”, Sokuzan speaks on the difficulty of teaching and understanding both relative and absolute truth.

It’s Complicated

Sokuzan speaks on the difficulty of striking a balance between helping people and meddling.

All Dharmas Are Without Blame

Sokuzan speaks on “All Dharmas Are Without Blame” at the December 2015 Month’s End Sesshin.