Tenshin Roshi talks on the 'Identity of Relative and Absolute', the text written by Sekito Kisen in the 8th Century that we chant daily as part of our morning service.

Direct download: IdofRelandAbs.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 11:00am PST

Tenshin Roshi talks on the 'Heart Sutra', a core Buddhist text that is chanted daily in temples all around the world.

Direct download: Heart_Sutra.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 12:30am PST

Tenshin Roshi talks at the opening of the Spring 2011 Training Period at Yokoji about the importance of a period of time where practice is the main focus.

Direct download: BeginningOfSpring2011TP.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 9:01pm PST

Tenshin Roshi talks on Case 5 from the Gateless Gate, 'Kyogen's Man Up A Tree'.

Direct download: Kyogens_Man_Up_a_Tree.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 8:17pm PST

Tenshin Roshi talks on Case 11 from the Blue Cliff Record, Obaku's "Gobblers of Dregs".

Direct download: Gobblers_Of_Dregs.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 12:00am PST

Tenshin Roshi discusses a variety of topics, threading together questions from the assembly and touching on the theme of New Year's resolutions.

Direct download: NY-Sesshin.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 6:14pm PST

Tenshin Roshi gave this talk during the 2010 Rohatsu Sesshin at Yokoji-Zen Mountain Center. The Rohatsu Sesshin is an annual event, a time when participants deepen their practice to commemorate the enlightenment of Shakyamuni Buddha.

Direct download: Rohatsu_Sesshin.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 8:30pm PST

Tenshin Roshi talks on Case 6 of the Blue Cliff Record, Master Ummon's 'A Good Day'. The talk was given during the October 2010 sesshin at Yokoji-Zen Mountain Center.

Direct download: A_Good_Day.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 3:11pm PST

Tenshin Roshi talks about Zen Ancestor Bashubanzu (Vasubandhu) from Keizan Zenji's 'Record of the Transmission of the Light' (Denkoroku).

Direct download: Bashubanzu_-_Denkoroku.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 9:07pm PST

Tenshin Roshi talks on Case 12 of the Gateless Gate, "Zuigen Calls Himself 'Master'". We will release a new podcast every month. Please subscribe or visit www.zmc.org/mediacenter to hear the talks.

Direct download: Zuigens_Master.mp3
Category:Buddhism -- posted at: 4:19pm PST