- What is Fundamental Truth?
Sokuzan’s abrupt answer “The fundamental truth is…..that you don’t exist!” is a means to turn the awareness back towards that which is aware to help you discover that who you though you were is discontinuous.
- Meditation: Mundane or Spiritual?
Sokuzan gives this public talk on meditation to a diverse audience at Kirkbride Hall in Traverse City, Michigan
- Don’t Dwell on Past Mistakes
Sokuzan uses the sixth grave precept “No dwelling on past mistakes” as a support to awareness practice in training responsibility rather than blame.
- Be Genuine
The whole of the teachings can be summed up in two words: be genuine. What does it mean for you to be genuine? Find out!
- The Three Natures 7/16/14
Sokuzan talks about the teaching of The Three Natures: the imaginary nature, the dependently arisen nature, and the perfected nature as three ways of seeing one situation to help us live in a genuine way.