October 16, 2020

The Lotus Sutra - Talk 5 Shuso Christopher Dubleton - A Journey Into the Lotus Sutra

Shuso Christopher Dumbleton gives his first talk of the Practice Period on “A Journey Into the Lotus Sutra.”  This is the fifth talk of 2020 Lotus Sutra series referencing the...
October 27, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 7 - Chapter 7 - Sesshin 1

Norman gives his seventh talk of the Lotus Sutra 2020 Series on Chapter 7 of The Lotus Sutra referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson edition of...
October 2, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 2 - Upaya

Norman gives his second talk of The Lotus Sutra 2020 series to the Dharma Seminar referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson edition of the same name.
November 13, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 14 - Shuso Christopher Dumbleton - Universal Bodhisavas

Shuso Christopher Dumbleton gives his last talk to the Practice Period, and 14th talk on the Lotus Sutra, on “Universal Bodhisatvas.”  This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well as...
October 31, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 11 - Chapters 12-14 - Sesshin 5

Norman gives his 11th talk in The Lotus Sutra 2020 series on Chapters 12 – 14. This is the fifth and final talk of the 2020 Dharma Seminar Sesshin. This...
October 8, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 4 - Chapters 3 & 4

Norman gives his fourth talk on The Lotus Sutra speaking on Chapters 3 and 4 referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson edition of the same name.
September 29, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 1 - All Day Sitting September 2020

Norman gives his first talk of The Lotus Sutra 2020 series to the EDZ All Day Sitting September 2020 referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson edition...
October 7, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 3 - Upaya Zen Center - October 5, 2020

Norman gives his third talk on The Lotus Sutra 2020 series titled “Universal Inclusion” to The Upaya Zen Center. Norman referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson...
October 22, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 6 - Chapters 5 & 6

Norman gives the sixth talk of the Lotus Sutra 2020 series on Chapters 5 & 6 referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson edition of the same...
October 29, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 8 - Chapters 8, 9, 10 - Sesshin 2

Norman gives the eighth talk of the Lotus Sutra 2020 series and the second Sesshin Talk on Chapters 8, 9 and 10 referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the...
November 5, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 12 - Chapters 15 and 16

Norman gives the 12th talk on The Lotus Sutra on Chapters 15 and 16 to the Dharma Seminar. This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson...
February 8, 2011

Mahayana Buddhism 6 - Lotus Sutra

Norman gives the sixth talk on Mahayana Buddhism based on Paul Williams’ book “Mahayana Buddhism: The Doctrinal Foundations”. In this talk Norman speaks on the Lotus Sutra.
October 30, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 10 - Chapter 11 - Sesshin 4

Norman gives the 10th talk on the Lotus Sutra 2020 series on Chapter 12 and is the fourth talk of the Dharma Seminar 2020 Sesshin. This series referencing the Gene...
November 19, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 15 - Chapters 17-20

Norman gives the 15th talk on The Lotus Sutra on Chapters 17 to 20 to the Dharma Seminar. This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the Burton Watson...
November 29, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 17 - Chapters 24 thru 28

Norman gives his 17th and last talk of the Lotus Sutra 2020 series to the Everyday Zen November All Day Sitting.  This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well as...
November 29, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 16 - Chapters 21-24

Norman gives his 16th talk of the Lotus Sutra 2020 Series to the Dharma Seminar on Chapters 21 thru 24. This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well as the...
December 16, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 18 - Refuge In Body

Norman Presented last talk in the Lotus Sutra Sersies to the Upaya Zen Center in Tuscon, Arizona on December 12, 2020.  This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well as...
October 29, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 9 - Chapter 11 - Sesshin 3

Norman gives the ninth talk on the Lotus Sutra 2020 series on Chapter 11 and is the third talk of the Dharma Seminar 2020 Sesshin. This series referencing the Gene...
November 11, 2008

Diamond Sutra - Talk 4 - 2008 Series

  The Diamond Sutra is a Mahayana sutra from the genre of Prajnaparamita (‘perfection of wisdom’) sutras. In this series Norman will referernce the Diamond Sutra – Red Pine Edition. This...
April 8, 2008

Platform Sutra 2008 - Talk 1

First of a series of talks on the Platform Sutra, Red Pine edition. Platform Sutra 1 Zoketsu Norman Fischer May 10,2008 Transcribed and edited by Mary Wilson and Barbara Byrum...
November 13, 2020

Lotus Sutra 2020 - Talk 13 - Loon Lake Sesshin

Norman give his talk on the Lotus Stura, the 13th in the series, to the Loon Lake Sesshin on November 10, 2020.  This series referencing the Gene Reeves as well...
May 20, 2008

Diamond Sutra - Talk 2 - 2008 Series`

Second talk on the Diamond Sutra, Red Pine Edition Diamond Sutra 2 By Zoketsu Norman Fischer | May 21, 2008 Abridged and edited by Barbara Byrum and Deborah Russell The...
June 24, 2008

Diamond Sutra - Talk 2 - 2008 Series

The Diamond Sutra is a Mahayana sutra from the genre of Prajnaparamita (‘perfection of wisdom’) sutras. In this series Norman will referernce the Diamond Sutra – Red Pine Edition.  This is...
May 6, 2008

Diamond Sutra - Talk 1 - 2008 Series

The Diamond Sutra is a Mahayana sutra from the genre of Prajnaparamita (‘perfection of wisdom’) sutras. In this series Norman will referernce the Diamond Sutra – Red Pine Edition. Our apologies...
May 27, 2008

Diamond Sutra - Talk 3 - 2008 Series

he Diamond Sutra is a Mahayana sutra from the genre of Prajnaparamita (‘perfection of wisdom’) sutras. In this series Norman will referernce the Diamond Sutra – Red Pine Edition.  This is...
November 25, 2008

Diamond Sutra - Talk 5 - 2008 Series

The Diamond Sutra is a Mahayana sutra from the genre of Prajnaparamita (‘perfection of wisdom’) sutras. In this series Norman will referernce the Diamond Sutra – Red Pine Edition.  Norman covers...
September 4, 2007

Prajna Paramita in 8,000 Lines - 2007 (Part 1 of 4)

First in a series of four talks on “The Perfection of Wisdom in Eight Thousand Lines” translated by Edward Conze. Prajna Paramita in 8,000 Lines (Part 1 of 4) By...
September 25, 2007

Prajna Paramita in 8,000 Lines - 2007 (Part 3 of 4)

Third in a series of four talks on “The Perfection of Wisdom in Eight Thousand Lines” translated by Edward Conze. Prajna Paramita in 8,000 Lines (Part 3 of 4) By...
February 2, 2023

Surangama Sutra 2023 - Talk 1

Norman gives his first talk of the Surangama Sutra 2023 series.  This series is based on the “The Surangama Sutra” version published by the Buddhist Text Translation Society.  Norman also...
October 27, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 8 - Sesshin Talk 1

Norman gives his eighth talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to the EDZ 2021 Sesshin (talk 1).  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of the...