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The Mind is Hard to Control - Talk 2 Mar de Jade Dec 2012
Norman gives his second talk on The Mind is Hard to Control to the Mar de Jade December Sesshin.
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Dec 02, 2012
The Music of Our Lives
What does old man Zhaozhou have to say about the way we approach our everyday lives? How can we learn to listen to th...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Oct 31, 1998
The Nectar of Manjushri's Speech
A much lauded commentary on Shantideva's text, published by the Padmakara translations group. In this commentary, Kun...
Kunzang Pelden
Feb 09, 2010
The Old Woman and the Pure Land (Emila Heller commentary) - Talk 4 Samish Island 2012
Norman gives the fourth talk to the Samish Island 2012 Sesshin on The Old Woman and the Pure Land (Emila Heller comme...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Jun 19, 2012
The Old Woman's Relatives
Shuso Florence Caplow talks on The Old Woman's Relatives to the Santa Sabina 2012 Sesshin.
Florence Caplow
Sep 21, 2012
The Perfection of Wisdom in Eight Thousand Lines & Its Verse Summary
More extensive text than either the Diamond or the Heart Sutra. Conze has also translated the 100,000 line Perfectio...
Edward Conze
Oct 01, 1994
The Place Where Your Heart Is Kept
Mitsu Suzuki, widow of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi, celebrated her hundredth birthday this year. Norman Fischer tells the st...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Dec 07, 2014
The Plan
Zoketsu talks about working with Google on meditation classes and the fruits of deep silence at a recent sesshin
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Oct 28, 2007
The Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch
The Platform Sutra records the teachings of Hui-neng, the Sixth Patriarch, who is revered as one of the two great fig...
Philip Yampolsky
Oct 15, 1978
The Platform Sutra: The Zen Teaching of Hui-neng
The Platform Sutra occupies a central place in Zen (Ch'an) Buddhist instruction for students and spiritual seekers wo...
Red Pine
Nov 06, 2006