Video Dharma

  • Suicide

    Suicide 2/25/15 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.

    In this Dharma talk, Sokuzan responds to a question about helping a friend who expresses the intent to commit suicide

  • Shikantaza as a Spiritual Path

    Shikantaza as a Spiritual Path 11/19/14 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.

    In this Dharma talk, Sokuzan describes practice of shikantaza as a spiritual path of strengthening awareness that sees through the experience of duality.

  • From the Beginning, Not One Thing Is

    In the Beginning, Not One Thing Is 11/12/14 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.

    In this Dharma talk, Sokuzan uses an ancient Zen teaching to encourage looking deeply into assumptions of what is

  • More Live Online Teachings, Register Now!

    Back by Popular demand: More live online teachings!  Sokuzan was invited back to join several other dharma teachers for the three month online program presented by The Open Heart Project: “The Daily Dharma Gathering” with live meditation sessions Tuesdays through Sundays at 8:00pm EST from January 20-April 20. Please refer to the website below as the schedule for the program has changed several times.  Currently Sokuzan is scheduled to give the teaching at 8:00pm on Sunday January 25th: Getting Rid Of A Non-Existent Self.  Sokuzan will be giving more teachings throughout the program but the schedule is pending. Each session will be recorded and made available until the next day’s session.  To learn more and to register, go to: http://susanpiver.com/program/daily-dharma-gathering/

     

  • Do the Math

    Do the Math 11/23/14 from SokukoJi on Vimeo.

    Usually we hear Sokuzan say “Don’t do the math”, or don’t add or subtract from your experience with your commentaries and opinions….but in this dharma talk, Sokuzan says “DO the math.