Dharma Talk Archives

Schedule of Upcoming Talks

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Livestreamed Talks at live.sfzc.org

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Suzuki Roshi Talks

Follow the above link to access all of the transcripts and audio recordings of talks given by our founder, Shunryu Suzuki Roshi.
 

Welcome to the San Francisco Zen Center's online library of dharma talks. The talks listed here were given at City Center, Green Gulch Farm, or Tassajara as part of a public dharma talk.

Note: We continue working to keep the list of recordings as current as possible. If not here yet, many recent talks are available on our livestream site at live.sfzc.org.

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6/8/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - The Courage Of Our Wholeness Play Download Donate
6/7/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - Recognition Of Our Basic Goodness Play Download Donate
6/6/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - Inhale The Breeze Of Kindness Play Download Donate
6/5/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - Your Place of Yes Play Download Donate
6/1/2019 Keiryu Liên Shutt - Dharma and Racism Play Download Donate
5/29/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - The Essence of Buddha's Heart Teachings: Equanimity Play Download Donate
5/25/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - The World Could Be Otherwise Play Download Donate
5/22/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - The Essence of Buddha's Heart Teachings: Appreciative Joy Play Download Donate
5/18/2019 Kyoshin Wendy Lewis - The Lotus Sutra: What To Think Of It Play Download Donate
5/15/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - The Essence of Buddha's Heart Teachings: Compassion Play Download Donate
5/11/2019 Ben Connelly - Mindfulness and Intimacy Play Download Donate
5/8/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - The Essence of Buddha's Heart Teachings: Kindness Play Download Donate
5/4/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - Yes Is A World Play Download Donate
5/1/2019 Kiku Christina Lehnherr - Turn the Light Inward Play Download Donate
5/1/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - Love Is A Place Play Download Donate
4/27/2019 Marc Lesser - Just One Career Play Download Donate
4/26/2019 Leslie James - Reality In This Being Play Download Donate
4/24/2019 Anshi Zachary Smith - Doing Nothing Play Download Donate
4/22/2019 Hakusho Ostlund - True Freedom Of Choice Play Download Donate
4/20/2019 Dojin Sarah Emerson - The Reductive Delusions of The Dominant Culture Play Download Donate
4/17/2019 Marcia Lieberman - Wind In The Pines Play Download Donate
4/13/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Questions of Your Heart Play Download Donate
4/13/2019 Rinso Ed Sattizahn - Zhaozhou Teaching The Assembly Play Download Donate
4/10/2019 Hakusho Ostlund - Finding Freedom Within Limitations Play Download Donate
4/9/2019 ARobin Orden - Transitions Play Download Donate
4/6/2019 Tenzen David Zimmerman - The Inner Story of Buddha's Birth Play Download Donate
4/3/2019 Bryan Clark - The Unavoidable Perfection of the Universe Play Download Donate
3/30/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Daowu Tends the Sick Play Download Donate
3/30/2019 Nancy Petrin - The Gift of a Box of Darkness Play Download Donate
3/28/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - This Very Mind Is Buddha Play Download Donate
3/27/2019 Kathie Fischer - Not Abiding In Clarity Play Download Donate
3/26/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Seeing My Not Seeing Play Download Donate
3/25/2019 Christine Burkhart - Making Use Of Suffering Play Download Donate
3/25/2019 Amie Diller - Returning Home, Becoming Whole Play Download Donate
3/24/2019 ARobin Orden - Spiritual Friendship Play Download Donate
3/24/2019 Jean Evans - Just Take The Next Step Play Download Donate
3/24/2019 Rinso Ed Sattizahn - Waking Up To The Present Moment Play Download Donate
3/23/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Human Instinct To Become Quiet Play Download Donate
3/22/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Great Intrigue Of This Mystery Play Download Donate
3/21/2019 Kathie Fischer - The Dharma of Tardigrades Play Download Donate
3/21/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - After This, See On Your Own Play Download Donate
3/20/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - This Is Your One Mystery Play Download Donate
3/19/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Settling With Sesshin Play Download Donate
3/18/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Spirit Of Shikantaza Play Download Donate
3/17/2019 Tenshin Reb Anderson - Drinking Tea and Eating Rice Are the Everyday Affairs Play Download Donate
3/17/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller and Sozan Michael McCord - Supporting Each Other To Sit Sesshin Play Download Donate
3/16/2019 Onryu Mary Stares - Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump Play Download Donate
3/9/2019 Shosan Victoria Austin - Love And Power In Relationship Play Download Donate
3/6/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Practice Period Class Play Download Donate
3/3/2019 Jiryu Rutschman-Byler - What Is The Cause Of This Suffering? Play Download Donate
3/2/2019 Hoitsu Suzuki - Silence Is The Best Story Play Download Donate
2/24/2019 Eijun Linda Cutts - Grandmother Heart Play Download Donate
2/23/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Without Hindrance, There Is No Fear Play Download Donate
2/17/2019 Tenshin Reb Anderson - The Truth of Our Life is Speaking, Sitting and Listening Play Download Donate
2/16/2019 Rhonda V Magee - Mindfulness as a Support for Equity and Social Justice Play Download Donate
2/14/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 5- The Point Of Zazen Play Download Donate
2/13/2019 Kathie Fischer - Sesshin Day 4 talk Play Download Donate
2/13/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - The Sound of the Cicadas Penetrates the Rock Play Download Donate
2/12/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin day 3 - Katto: Twining Vines Play Download Donate
2/11/2019 Kathie Fischer - Sesshin Day 2 talk Play Download Donate
2/10/2019 Ango Sara Tashker - Compassionate Inquiry Play Download Donate
2/10/2019 Hakusho Ostlund - To Diligently Care for and Collect Body and Mind Play Download Donate
2/9/2019 Rinso Ed Sattizahn - Ruiyan Calls Master Play Download Donate
2/6/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - On Buddha's Parinirvana Play Download Donate
2/2/2019 Les Kaye and Teresa Bouza - A Sense of Something Greater Play Download Donate
1/26/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Three Realms of Wisdom Play Download Donate
1/25/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 5, Gate 3 Play Download Donate
1/24/2019 Kathie Fischer - Taking Refuge in Buddha, My Own Material Body Play Download Donate
1/23/2019 Ryushin Paul Haller - Putting on our Robes at the Sound of the Bell Play Download Donate
1/23/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 3, Gate 2 Play Download Donate
1/22/2019 Kathie Fischer - The Story of Hui Neng Play Download Donate
1/21/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Sesshin Day 1, Gate 1 Play Download Donate
1/19/2019 Furyu Schroeder - What do you call the world? Play Download Donate
1/18/2019 Kathie Fischer - The Wild Ones Play Download Donate
1/13/2019 Zoketsu Norman Fischer - Introduction To The Practice Period On Six Subtle Dharma Gates Play Download Donate
1/12/2019 Siobhan Cassidy - Courageous and Vulnerable Conversations Play Download Donate
1/9/2019 Gendo Lucy Xiao - Warm Feeling Play Download Donate
1/6/2019 Jiryu Rutschman-Byler - Life Itself Play Download Donate
1/5/2019 Jisan Tova Green - Our Ceremonies, Our Lives Play Download Donate
1/2/2019 Onryu Mary Stares - How we open our lives to the sangha Play Download Donate