Please join us on Saturday for our last Saturday of the month all-day meditation and Dharma talks, private interviews with Sokuzan will be available. 9:00am – 9:00pm, $35 suggested donation; $6 for meal or dine at local restaurant.
Sunday morning service, followed by a Dharma talk by Sokuzan; 10:00am – 11:30am.
Kozan will be ordained on Sunday, 2:00pm – 4:00pm. A short reception will follow. All are welcome!
Zen and Tantra 7/6/14 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.
In this Dharma talk, Sokuzan contrasts the practices of Zen and Tantra as ways of approaching the teachings of the Buddha.
Esoteric and Non Esoteric Teachings 8/10/14 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.
In this Dharma talk, Sokuzan uses lines from the Jewel Mirror Samadhi to distinguish esoteric and non esoteric teachings and answers questions to show how both are helpful on the path of Awakening.
The Issue of Believing Thoughts 9/14/14 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.
In this Dharma talk, Sokuzan uses the concept of The Three Natures as a support in working with mind as it jumps to conclusions in the form of beliefs.