Video Dharma talks
- Wednesday, February 24, 2016 – “Willpower?”
People use the word willpower in conversation as something needed for accomplishing a task. It isn’t that one shouldn’t have something to accomplish, but instead, approaching the task through awareness. This talk focuses on how to work with awareness instead of relying on willpower.
- Student – Teacher Relationship
Chiezan discusses the student teacher relationship. The talk is incomplete due to technical problems.
- Nervous About Emptiness?
The Heart Sutra verse “gate gate paragate parasamgate bodhi svaha” is discussed. How to work with experiencing nervousness when on the edge of emptiness.
- Dharma Frequencies
Everybody is on a different frequency. We need to see who we are and the frequency we are on.
- The Koan In Front Of You
Koans are used to interrupt the logical thought pattern. There are hundreds of them available. Sokuzan discusses on the reflection of them.