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Some Practice Resources

Sunday Sit Dharma Talks

Way Seeking Mind Talks

Spring 2018 Retreat Recordings

Fall 2017 Retreat Recordings

Spring 2017 Retreat Recordings

Fall 2016 Retreat Recordings

Online Resources

Flint Sparks blog : http://flintsparks.org/blog/

Norman Fischer blog : http://everydayzen.org/blog/stories/

Appamada : https://www.appamada.org

Everyday Zen Foundation : http://www.everydayzen.org

San Francisco Zen Center : http://www.sfzc.org

Soto Zen Buddhist Association (SZBA) : http://szba.org

BrainPickings: An Inventory of the Meaningful Life : https://www.brainpickings.org


Anderson, Reb. Being Upright: Zen Meditation and the Bodhisattva Precepts, 2001.

Bayda, Ezra. being zen: Bringing Meditation to Life, 2002.

Batchelor, Stephen. After Buddhism: Rethinking the Dharma for a Secular Age, 2015.

Batchelor, Stephen. Buddhism Without Beliefs: A Contemporary Guide to Awakening, 1997.

Beck, Charlotte Joko. Everyday Zen, 1998.

Beck, Charlotte Joko. Nothing Special: Living Zen, 1993.

Chadwick, David. Zen is Right Here: Teaching Stories and Anecdotes of Shunryu Suzuki, 2007.

Chadwick, David. Crooked Cucumber: The Life and Zen Teachings of Shunryu Suzuki. 1999.

Fischer, Norman. Taking Our Places: The Buddhist Path to Truly Growing Up, 2003.

Fischer, Norman. Training in Compassion: Zen Teachings on the Practice of Lojong, 2013.

Hartman, Zenkei Blanche. Seeds for a Boundless Life: Zen Teachings from the Heart, 2015.

Rizzetto, Diane Eshin. Waking Up to What You Do: A Zen Practice for Meeting Everyday Situation with Intelligence and Compassion, 2005.

Suzuki, Shunryu. Zen Mind, Beginners Mind: Informal Talks on Zen Meditation and Practice, 2011.

Suzuki, Shunryu. Not Always So: Practicing the True Spirit of Zen, 2009.

Suzuki, Shunryu. (Mel Weisman and Michael Wenger, Eds.) Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness: Zen Talks on the Sandokai, 2001.

Tanahashi, Kazuaki; Levitt, Peter (Eds.). The Essential Dogen: Writings of the Great Zen Master, 2013.

Tanahashi, Kazuaki (Ed.). Moon in A Dewdrop: Writings of Zen Master Dogen, 2009.