January 30, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 4 - Chapters 5, 6, and 7 - Dharma Seminar

Norman presents the fourth talk from Chapters 5, 6, and 7 of the Vimalakirti Sutra to the Bay Area Dharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching...
January 9, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra - Talk 1 - Dharma Seminar - January 2020

Norman Fischer presented the first talk in the series on the Vimalakirti Sutra to the Dharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of Vimalakirti.  
February 27, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 8

Norman gives the eighth and final talk of the Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 to the Dharma Seminar on Chapters 10, 11, and 12.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy...
February 23, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 7 - Jeff Bickner

Jeff Bickner gives the seventh talk on the Vimalakirti Sutra, Chapter 11 to the Dharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of Vimalakirti.
February 6, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020- Talk 5 - Chapters 8 and 9

Norman presents the fourth talk from Chapters 8 and 9 of the Vimalakirti Sutra to the Bay Area Sharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of...
January 23, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 3 - Chapters 4, 5 - Dharma Seminar

Norman presents the third talk from Capters 4 and 5 of the Vimalakirti Sutra to the Bay Area Dharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of...
January 16, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 2 - Chapters 2, 3 - Dharma Seminar

Norman presents the second talk from Chapters 2 and 3 of the Vimalakirti Sutra to the Bay Area Dharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of...
March 1, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 9 - Vimalakirti's Silence - All Day Sitting February 2020

Norman gives the last talk of the 2020 Vimalakiriti series at the February All Day Sitting at Green Gulch Farms.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of...
February 13, 2020

Vimalakirti Sutra 2020 - Talk 6 - Jeff Bickner

Jeff Bickner gives the sixth talk on the Vimalakirti 2020 series to the Dharma Seminar.  This series references the book Vimalakirti: The Holy Teaching of Vimalakirti.
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...
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...
October 23, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 7

Norman gives his seventh talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to the Dharma Seminar at the October All Day Sitting.  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the...
October 27, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 9 - Sesshin Talk 2

Norman gives his ninth talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to the EDZ 2021 Sesshin (talk 2 ).  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts...
October 28, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 10 - Sesshin talk 3

Norman gives his tenth talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to EDZ 2021 Sesshin (Talk 3).  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of the...
October 30, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 11 - Sesshin Talk 4

Norman gives his eleventh talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to EDZ 2021 Sesshin (Talk 3).  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of the Southern...
October 30, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 12 - Sesshin Talk 5

Norman gives his twelfth talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to EDZ 2021 Sesshin (Talk 3).  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of the Southern...
November 4, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 13 - Shuso Talk 3

Shuso Eva Bovenzi gives the thirteenth talk (Shuso talk 3) of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to the Dharma Seminar.  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless...
November 11, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 14

Norman gives his fourteenth talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to the Dharma Seminar.  In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of the Southern School...
November 19, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 15 - Denkoroku

Norman gives his fifteenth talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series on the Denkoroku to the Dharma Seminar. In the Platform Sutra Hi-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of...
September 24, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 2

Norman gives his second talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series to the Dharma Seminar. In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of the Southern School...
September 19, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 1 - September All Day Sitting

Norman opens the 2021 Everyday Zen Practice Period and gives his first talk of the Platform Sutra 2021. In the Platform Sutra Hui-neng (sixth patriarch) confers the formless precepts of...
November 22, 2021

Platform Sutra 2021 - Talk 16 - November All Day Sitting

Norman gives his sixteenth and final talk of the Platform Sutra 2021 series on the Denkoroku to the November All Day Sitting.  In the Platform Sutra Hi-neng (sixth patriarch) confers...
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...