September 1, 2013
Sesshin is a time of everyday life when we carry out the activities of everyday life with the compassionate attention of open awareness.
July 21, 2013
Looking for the moon, it is here, in this wave in the next.
fr. Dogen Zenji’s Instructions to the Cook
May 15, 2013
When the moon’s power holds sway, our minds are quiet, open, and receptive to the moon’s changes.
May 8, 2013
A flower raised in one hand evokes a smile on the face of another. Our zazen is the zazen of the Buddhas.
April 24, 2013
Each of us can recognize ourselves in what seems to be “other”. Each of us can recognize ourselves in the boundlessness of the universe. Take a long and loving look.
April 5, 2013
a teaching on Zen practice as a shift in point of view: looked at one way, separate and narrow; looked at another, one and boundless.