Video Dharma talks
- Communication – Receiving
b>Sokuzan speaks on the often neglected aspect of communication: receiving, as experienced through all sense fields.
- You don’t have to give up anything
b>Sokuzan suggests that instead of focusing on trying to stop your habits, engage in awareness practice so that you may see deeply into the nature of how we hang on to things.
- Mountains and Rivers
Mountains and rivers (Sansuikyo in Japanese) was written by Dogen in the 13th century and can be found in the Shobogenzo. Sokuzan discusses this and his process.
- Half-way Measures
Sokuzan speaks about awareness and how to strengthen it by trying to focus on the space between the beginning of an action and the apparent ending of an action.
- What is there to talk about?
Sokuzan speaks on a topic inspired by an email from a student. If we don’t have opinions or positions, if we don’t accept, reject or ignore, what is there to talk about?