January 27, 2023

Shantideva on Patience - Talk 3 - A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

Norman gives his third talk on Shantideva on Patience from a “Bodhisattva’s Way of Life” chapter 6, Stephen Batchelor edition. “Suggested donation: $7 https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings We cannot continue offering teachings online without...
January 24, 2023

Book of Serenity Case 30 "Dasui Aeonic Fire" - Upaya ZenCenter

Norman gives a talk to the Upaya Center on Book of Serenity Case 30 “Dasui Aeonic Fire.” Suggested donation: $7 https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings We cannot continue offering teachings online without it. Thank...
January 19, 2023

Shantideva on Patience - Talk 2 - A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

Norman gives his second talk on Shantideva on Patience from a “Bodhisattva’s Way of Life” chapter 6, Stephen Batchelor edition. “Suggested donation: $7 https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings We cannot continue offering teachings online...
January 13, 2023

Shantideva on Patience - Talk 1 from A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life

Norman gives his first talk of a three part series of Shantideva’s teachings on “Patience” from a ” Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life” chapter 6 of Stephen Batchelor edition....
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin - Talk 10 - Keizan on Buddha

Norman gives the tenth and final talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “Kaizan on the Buddha.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade 2022 - Talk 9 - On Time - Sue Moon

Sue Moon gives the ninth talk to the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin “On Time.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade 2022 - Talk 8 - Sincerity - Kathie Fischer

Kathie Fischer gives the eighth talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “Sincerity.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin 2022 - Talk 7 - The Dhammapada -Jane Steinberg

Jane Steinberg gives the seventh talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “The Dhammapada.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin 2022 - Talk 6 - Hongzhi: The Family Business

Norman gives the sixth talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin in “Hong zhi: The Family Business.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin 2022 - Talk 5 - Grandma's Zen Soup - Laura del Valle

Laura del Valle gives the fifth talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “Grandma’s  Zen Soup.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade 2022 - Talk 4 - Honzhi - How to Contemplate Buddha

Norman gives the fourth talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “Honzhi- How to Contemplate Buddha.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin 2022 - Talk 3 - Harrowing Tale - Jaune Evans

Jaune Evans gives the third talk to the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “A Harrowing Tale.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin - Talk 2 - The Dance - Kathie Fischer

Kathie Fischer gives the second talk of the Mar de Jade 2022 Sesshin on “The Dance.” https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 26, 2022

Mar de Jade Sesshin 2022 - Talk 1 - Introduction to Sesshin

Norman gives the first talk to the Mar de Jade Sesshin 2022 on giving an Introduction to Sesshin. https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings
December 22, 2022

The Field of Vast Brightness - Talk 9 - The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Jaune Evans

Jaune Evans gives the ninth and last talk on “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” series on “The Field of Vast Brightness” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The...
December 20, 2022

Shantideva and Bodhicitta, Awakening Heart-Mind - Chris Fortin - All Day Sitting December 2022

Chris Fortin gives a talk on “Shantideva and Bodhicitta, the Awakening Heart-Mind” to the December Everyday Zen All Day Sitting. Suggested donation: $7 https://bit.ly/donate-edz-online-teachings We cannot continue offering teachings online...
December 15, 2022

Poetry Reading with Norman Fischer and John High

Norman Fischer reads from his new book “Men in Suits,” a long-form poem, and John High reads from his forthcoming “Scrolls of a Temple Sweeper,” a book of poetry in...
December 8, 2022

Entryways to Hongzhi - Talk 8 - James Flaherty

James Flaherty gives the eighth talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen Dan...
November 27, 2022

Shantideva's "Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life" - All Day Sitting November 2022

Norman gives his talk on Shantideva’s “Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life” to the November 2022 All Day Sitting at Green Gulch Farm.
November 19, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 7

Norman  gives the seventh talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen Dan Leighton...
November 10, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 6 - Kathie Fischer

Kathie Fischer gives the sixth talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen...
November 3, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 5

Norman gives the fifth talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen Dan Leighton...
November 1, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 4 - All Day Sitting October 2022

Norman Fischer gives the fourth talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” to the October 2022 All Day Sitting referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent...
October 27, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 3 - Kathie Fischer

Kathie Fischer gives the third talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen Dan...
October 24, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 2

Norman gives the second talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen Dan Leighton...
October 14, 2022

The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi - Talk 1

Norman gives the first talk of “The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” referencing the book “Cultivating the Empty Field: The Silent Illumination of Zen Master Hongzhi” by Taigen Dan...
October 5, 2022

Honoring All Our Relations - Jaune Evans and Dr. Melissa K. Nelson

Jaune Evans and Dr. Melissa K. Nelson speak on “Honoring our Relations” in preparation for the second annual EDZ  “Honoring of Indigenous Peoples’ Day” on Monday, October 10, 2022.
October 5, 2022

On Al Chat - Makor Or - October 2022

Norman speaks to the Makor Or group On Al Chayt on October 2nd 2022.
September 29, 2022

Dogen's Genjo Koan 202 - Talk 8 - Norman Fischer

Norman gives the eighth and last talk of the series to the Dharma Seminar of the Genjo Koan 2022 series referencing both Kazuaki Tanahashi: “Treasury of the True Dharma Eye: Zen Master Dogen’s...
September 25, 2022

Teaching of Rujing - Dogen's Teacher - All Day Sitting September 2022

Norman speaks on the “Teachings of Rujing – Dogens Teacher” to the EDZ  All Day Sitting November 2022.