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November 9, 2021

November 2021 Sesshin, Day 3: Everyday Zen by Charlotte Joko Beck

Teisho by Sensei John Pulleyn. Automated transcript

November 7, 2021

November 2021 Sesshin, Day 1: Attaining the Way by Master Sheng Yen

Teisho by Sensei John Pulleyn. Automated transcript

October 17, 2021

Razor-Wire Dharma: A Buddhist Life in Prison

A Dharma Talk by Eryl Kubicka on Calvin Malone's Razor-Wire Dharma: A Buddhist Life in Prison. Automated transcript

October 10, 2021

The Spirit of Practice

Teisho by Sensei John Pulleyn. Examining helpful (and not helpful) ways of approaching Zen practice. Automated transcript

October 1, 2021

September 2021 Sesshin, Day 7: Mumonkan # 17, “The National Teacher Calls Three Times”

Teisho by Roshi Bodhin Kjolhede. Automated transcript

September 30, 2021

September 2021 Sesshin, Day 6: Zen Letters: Teachings of Yuanwu (trans. by J.C. Cleary and Thomas Cleary)

Teisho by Roshi Bodhin Kjolhede. Automated transcript

September 19, 2021

Letting Go of Fear-Based Strategies

Teisho by Sensei John Pulleyn. To one degree or another, we allow habitual reactions to pain and anxiety to limit our lives. Zen practice shows us another way. Automated transcript

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Rochester Zen Center
7 Arnold Park
Rochester, NY 14607-2082

Telephone: (585) 473-9180
Fax: (585) 473-6846
Email: receptionist@rzc.org

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 8:00am – 12:30pm, 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Our offices are closed on Sundays and Mondays

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