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Denkoroku – The Transmission of the Light – Talk 3 – Sengcan

By: Zoketsu Norman Fischer | 06/05/2024
Location: Online in Zoom
In Topics: Other Zen and General Buddhist Studies

Norman gives the third talk of the “Denkoroku – The Transmission of the Light ” 2024 series to the Dharma Seminar. ┬áThe Denkoroku was written by Keizan Jokin (1264-1325) who along with Dogen is considered to be one of the two founding patriarchs of the Soto Zen School. The Denkoroku presents the transmission stories of the lineage of Soto Zen ancestors. This series references the ┬átext of Thomas Cleary’s “Transmission of the Light: Zen in the Art of Enlightenment by Zen Master Keizan.” This talk focuses on Sengcan, the successor to Huike.

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