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Dongshan Is Unwell - Practicing With Illness
Norman speaks on the Koan Dongshan Is Unwell Case 94 of the Book of Serenity and how we practice with illness. This...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
May 29, 2011
Enlightenment or Not - Book of Serenity Case 62
Norman speaks on the koan "Mi Hu's Enlightenment or Not" as found in case 62 of the Book of Serenity - Thomas Cleary ...
Norman Fischer
Nov 20, 2009
Everyday Mind - Case 19 Mumonkan
Norman speaks on the koan "Everyday Mind" case 19 of the Mumonkan. This talk is given at the Kannon-do Temple in Los ...
Norman Fischer
Feb 10, 2010
Everyone Dies 2
Sue Moon gives her second talk on Death to the Dharma Seminar.
Sue Moon
Jan 14, 2015
Four Short Stories About Zhaozho - Tassajaara 2012
Norman gives a dharma talk at Tassajara on Four Short Stories About Zhaozho.
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Aug 11, 2012
Introduction to Koans - Tassajara 2011 Talk 1
Norman gives the first talk of the Koan workshop at Tassajara on an Introduction to Koans.
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Aug 14, 2011
Invitation of the Patriarch - Book of Serenity Case 3
Norman talks on the Koan "The Invitation of the Patriarch to Eastern India" Case 3 of the Book of Serenity - Thomas C...
Norman Fischer
Nov 18, 2009
Invitation Of the Patriarch To Eastern India - Case 3 Book of Serenity
Charles Cagnon leads the class in a talk on "The Invitation Of The Patriarch To Eastern India" - Case 3 of the Book o...
Charles Cagnon
Jan 21, 2010
Iron Grindstone Liu's Feast - Talk 2 Zen's Women Ancestors
Norman gives his second talk on Zen Women Ancestors on Iron Grindstone Liu (and a brief talk on his new car).This ser...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Sep 05, 2012
Karma (Talk 5 of 8)
This talk is based on the koan "Baizhang's Fox" as published in The Gateless Barrier #14 and the Book of Serenity #8....
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
May 30, 2007