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Iron Grinder - Case 60 - Book of Serenity 2017
Norman gives the first talk of the 2017 Koan series from Case 60 of the Book of Serenity "Iron Grinder".
Norman Fischer
Nov 29, 2017
Book of Serenity Case 30, "Dasui's Aeonic Fire"
On June 20, 2016 Norman gives the second talk of the Samish Island Sesshin,
Norman Fischer
Jun 20, 2016
Dasui's Aeonic Fire - Case 30 Book of Serenity
Norman talks on the koan "Dasui's Aeonic Fire" Case 30 of The Book of Serenity.
Norman Fischer
May 18, 2016
Yaoshan Ascends the Seat - Case 7 Book of Serenity
Norman speaks on the Koan "Youshan Ascends the Seat" Case 7 in the Book of Serenity (Thomas Cleary edition).
Norman Fischer
May 11, 2016
Youshan Ascends the Seat - Vancouver 2016
Norman gives his second talk to the Mountain Rain Zen Community on the Koan "Youshan Ascends the Seat" Case 7 Book of...
Norman Fischer
May 01, 2016
Picking and Choosing - Talk 2 - Loon Lake Sesshin 2015
Norman gives the second talk to the 2015 Loon Lake Sesshin on Picking and Choosing referencing the Blue Cliff Record ...
Norman Fischer
Dec 09, 2015
Dongshan's No Grass - Talk 2 Loon Lake Sesshin 2014
Norman gives the second talk at the Loon Lake Sesshin 2014 on "Dongshan's No Grass" from Case 889 of the Book of Sere...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Nov 10, 2014
Dongshan Is Unwell - Book of Serenity Case 94
Norman gives his first talk on the "Suchness" theme for the 2014 Practice Period on the Koan "Dongshan is Unwell" C...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Sep 24, 2014
Nomon Tim Burnett
Jun 14, 2014
Zhizhao's Succession - Book of Serenity Cse 64 - Talk 7 Angela Center Sesshin 2013
Norman gives the seventh and last talk to the Angela Center Sesshin 2013 on Zhizhao's Succession - Book of Serenity C...
Zoketsu Norman Fischer
Nov 02, 2013