Dharma Talks

 

Each Sunday at 10:00 am, Sensei Al Rapaport or Senior Students give instruction on Zen practice.  The session begins with a 30-minute silent meditation, followed by the talk and time for Q & A, for a total time of about 90 minutes.

 

October 31, 2010, Letting Go of Ideas

November 21, 2010, Linda Lehrhaupt

November 28, 2010, Coming to Conclusions

December 5, 2010 , Life Purpose

December 19, 2010, Awakening or Insanity?

December 26, 2010, Orthodoxy and Conditioning

December 30, 2010, Defining out Life, Laurie Lyons

January 9, 2011, Whose body is it?

January  23, 2011, Lay Zen Teachers

February 20, 2011 To Flow or Not to Flow

March 6, 2011, Fixing the Mind

March 13, 2011, Conscious & Unconscious

March 27, 2011, Rinzai’s Man of  No Rank

April 10, 2011 , Human Nature, Buddha Nature

April 24, 2011,  Resurrection and Going Beyond Mind & Body

May 1, 2011, Root Cause Analysis and  the Human  Mind

May 15, 2011,  Not Doing and Non Doing

May 22, 2011,  Holy Tears and the Practice of Compassion

May 29, 2011, Consciousness Only

June 12, 2011 What is Real?

June 26, 2011 Building a Bigger Box

July 3,2011, Understanding Love: Eros, Agape and the Practice of Loving Kindness

July 10, 2011, On Dialogue

July 24, 2011, Aquisition

August 14, 2011, Past & Future Time

August 21, 2011, Alignment

August 28, 2011, Reactive vs. Creative Mind

September 11, 2011, Come Back to the Real

October 9, 2011, Linda Lehrhaupt Talk

October 30, 2011, Voice of the Critic

November 27, 2011 Love and Liberation

December 11, 2011, Fears of the Ego

December 18, 2011, 8 Obstacles to Listening

January 8, 2012, The Levels of Human Endeavor

February 5, 2012, Liberation from What?

February 12, 2012, Danger of Expectation

April 1, 2012, Angels and Demons

April 15, 2012, Koan & Voice Dialogue

April 29, 2012, How about You?

May 20, 2012, Slowing Down

June 24, 2012, Who Was Bodhidharma?

July 29, 2012, Embracing Your Inner Critic

November 25, 2012, What is Emptiness?

March 3, 2013, Rights and Privileges

May 19, 2013, The Zen of Rumi

June 30, 2013, The 3 Aims of Zazen

September 1, 2013,  The Science of Delusion

October 6, 2013, The Heart Sutra

December 15, 2013, The Dharma of the Yard Sale

February 23, 2014, Simple Isn’t Easy

August 17, 2014, Zen without Beliefs

October 12, 2014, The Fire God Seeks Fire

November 30, 2014, Gratitude is Practice

March 6, 2016, Full Catastrophe Zen

March 20, 2016, Communication as Practice

February 26, 2017,  The Limitations of Reason and How Zen Can Help

 

 

 

 

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