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Sue Moon leads the Dharma Seminar through a discussion of the Prohibitory Precepts 4 thru 10. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/prohibitory-precepts-4-thru-10/


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Applied Dharma

Apr 28, 2009

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In this essay about applied dharma, Norman writes about skillful means, mindfulness and his work with conflict mediators, hospice workers, lawyers and employees at Google. The article is published in the March issue of Shambhala Sun magazine. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/applied-dharma/


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Light(silence)word

Apr 22, 2009

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A meditation, in poetry and prose, on light, language, and silence in Kabbalistic and Zen literature, focusing on the Zohar and Kabbalistic texts and on Buddhist views of language and Dogen's linguistic praxis. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/lightsilenceword/


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History of Precepts 2

Apr 22, 2009

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Second in a two part series of the History of Precepts. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/history-precepts-2/


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Pesach as Liberation

Apr 21, 2009

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"Red Sea liberation is liberation into trust, into the unknown dark sea of what cannot be said or known or ever finally understood, yet is the most important part of life. It is a liberation that begins with the recognition that one person can’t do anyt… http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/pesach-liberation/


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History of Precepts 1

Apr 15, 2009

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First of two part series on the History of Precepts. Norman first gave this talk at the Dharma Seminar on April 1, but the recording did not take. This talk was given at teh Brooklyn Zen Center on April 15th. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/history-precepts-1/


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Jeff Bickner discusses the first three (of 10) prohibitory precepts. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/prohibitory-precepts-1-thru-3/


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Recollections on the 80th birthday of my teacher, Sojun Mel Weitsman Written April 2009 By Zoketsu Norman Fischer Mel has been an inspiration, a guide, and a friend for me sinc…
Mel has been an inspiration, a guide, and a friend for me since I was a young man. I am one of the old Dwight Way crowd. Recently I drove by that old place. It is still there, but the yucca and monkey puzzle trees in the front yard that were of modest siz… http://everydayzen.org/blog/recollections-80th-birthday-my-teacher-sojun-mel-weitsman/


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At this Lawyers Retreat Norman speaks on Mindfulness and Effective Lawyering http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/mindfulness-and-effective-lawyering/


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Precepts

Apr 08, 2009

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Peter Van Der Sterre leads the Seminar through a discussion on the three pure precepts and the three refuges. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/precepts/


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Passover - Liberation

Apr 06, 2009

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Norman giver a Passover talk on Liberation. http://everydayzen.org/teachings/2009/passover-liberation/


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