White Wind Zen Community

A Community practising and teaching Dogen’s Zen since 1985

Recorded Teachings Schedule

Schedule of Recorded Teachings Played at Sittings at Dainen-ji

If you have missed an associate or general sitting, please listen to the teisho that was played at that sitting as soon as possible, so that the continuity of what is being presented is not disrupted. You can download the MP3 files of recordings from the WWZC media site. When the teisho presented are part of a series, the teisho in that series should be listened to in the correct order and with none missed out.

OCTOBER 13TH - 20TH, 2018

  • Saturday, October 13th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Resting in Motion" (16 of 26)
  • Sunday, October 14th: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "Mudra" (7 of 9) 
  • Monday, October 15th: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “If in Danger or Difficulty” (Dharma Talk 12)
  • Thursday, October 18th: "Expect to be Surprised" by Ven. Jinmyo Rengo osho-ajari
  • Saturday, October 20th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “The Practice of Entrusting" (17 of 26)

SEPTEMBER 29TH - OCTOBER 6TH, 2018

  • Saturday, September 29th: "All Around, All At Once": part 2 "The Whole World is Already Ready" by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari
  • Sunday, September 30th: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "The Matter of Consciousness" (6 of 9) Monday, October 1st: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “When Giving Something Away” (Dharma Talk 10)
  • Thursday, October 4th: “The Four Great Vows” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Limitless Awakening” (Dharma Talk 4 of 4)

SEPTEMBER 22ND - 29TH, 2018

  • Sunday, September 23rd: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "Tasting, Smelling and Seeing Light" (5 of 9) 
  • Monday, September 24th: “All Around and All At Once, part 2” Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari Thursday, September 27th: “All Around and All At Once, part 2” Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari
  • Saturday, September 29th: “All Around and All At Once, part 2” Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari

SEPTEMBER 15TH - 22ND, 2018

  • Saturday, September 15th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “A Single Suchness" (15 of 26)
  • Sunday, September 16th: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "Hearing and Speaking" (4 of 9) 
  • Monday, September 17th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Great Doubt, Great Faith, Great Practice" (12 of 12)
  • Thursday, September 20th: “The Four Great Vows” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Dharma Gates” (Dharma Talk 2 of 4)

SEPTEMBER 8TH - 15TH, 2018

  • Saturday, September 8th: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Ascending a Balcony” (Dharma Talk 9)
  • Monday, September 10th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Each Drop (continued)" (11 of 12)
  • Thursday, September 13th: “The Four Great Vows” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: "Endless Obsessions" (Talk 2 of 4)
  • Saturday, September 15th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “A Single Suchness" (15 of 26)

SEPTEMBER 1ST - 8TH, 2018

  • Saturday, September 1st: "All Around All At Once": Dharma Talk by Ven. Jinmyo renge osho 
  • Sunday, September 2nd: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "Knowing as Feeling" (3 of 9) 
  • Monday, September 3rd: "All Around All At Once": Dharma Talk by Ven. Jinmyo renge osho 
  • Thursday, September 6th: “The Four Great Vows” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “All Beings” (Dharma Talk 1 of 4)
  • Saturday, September 8th: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Ascending a Balcony” (Dharma Talk 9)

AUGUST 25TH - SEPTEMBER 1ST, 2018

  • Sunday, August 26th: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "Living the Body" (2 of 9)
  • Monday, August 27th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Each Drop" (11 of 12)
  • Thursday, August 30th: "Aligned with the Way": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin": "Emerging as Buddha" (5 of 6) 
  • Saturday, September 1st: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “A Single Suchness" (14 of 26)

AUGUST 18TH - 25TH, 2018

  • Saturday, August 18th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Satori and Fleurs du Mal" (14 of 26)
  • Sunday, August 19th: SAkN "The Anatomy of Awakening" by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: "The Anatomy of Awakening" (1 of 9) 
  • Monday, August 20th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "As Such" (10 of 12)
  • Thursday, August 23rd: "Aligned with the Way": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin": "Interpenetration" (4 of 6)  

AUGUST 11TH - 18TH, 2018

  • Saturday, August 11th: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Adornments” (Dharma Talk 8)
  • Monday, August 13th: "Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Rolling Up and Rolling Out" (9 of 12)
  • Thursday, August 16th: "Aligned with the Way": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin": "Interpenetration" (4 of 6)
  • Saturday, August 18th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Satori and Fleurs du Mal" (14 of 26)

AUGUST 4TH - 11TH, 2018

  • Saturday, August 4th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Not Holding the Mind" (13 of 26)
  • Sunday, August 5th: SAkN “Root Cycle Five” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Just This" (5 of 5)
  • Monday, August 6th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Bow (continued)" (8 of 12)
  • Thursday, August 9th: "Aligned with the Way": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin": "Each Thing Looms above Everything Else" (2 of 6)
  • Saturday, August 11th: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Adornments” (Dharma Talk 8)

JULY 28TH - AUGUST 4TH, 2018

  • Sunday, July 29th: SAkN “Root Cycle Five” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Just This" (5 of 5)
  • Monday, July 30th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Bow" (8 of 12)
  • Thursday, August 2nd: "Aligned with the Way": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin": "Numberless Noses" (2 of 6)
  • Saturday, August 4th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Not Holding the Mind" (13 of 26)

JULY 21ST - 28TH, 2018

  • Saturday, July 21st: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Wuwei" (12 of 26)
  • Monday, July 23rd: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Because" (7 of 12)
  • Thursday, July 26th: "Aligned with the Way": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin" : Reading of Dogen Zenji's "Hotsu Mujo-shin" (1 of 6)
  • Saturday, July 28th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Not Holding the Mind"(13 of 26)  

JULY 14TH - 21ST, 2018

  • Saturday, July 14th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “The One Way is All Directions" (11 of 26)
  • Sunday, July 15th: SAkN “Root Cycle Five” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Unborn" (4 of 5)
  • Monday, July 16th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "The Pole" (6 of 12)
  • Thursday, July 19th: Mula Paryiya Sutta
  • Saturday, July 21st: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Wuwei" (12 of 2)

JULY 7TH - 14TH, 2018

  • Saturday, July 7th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Straying Dimming Sinking Rotting Flowering” (10 of 26)
  • Sunday, July 8th: SAkN “Root Cycle Five” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The Collapse of SAkN" (3 of 5)
  • Monday, July 9th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "Gathered and Released" (5 of 12)
  • Thursday, July 12th: “Flowers and Worms": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “Conclusion” (teisho 7 of 7)
  • Saturday, July 14th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “The One Way is All Directions" (11 of 26)

JUNE 30TH - JULY 7TH, 2018

  • Saturday, June 30th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Vast Intimacy Is All That Is” (9 of 26)
  • Sunday, July 1st: SAkN “Root Cycle Five” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Beyond the Field" (2 of 5)
  • Monday, July 2nd: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "The Final Truth" (4 of 12)
  • Thursday, July 4th: “Flowers and Worms: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “Beginning at the Beginning” (teisho 6 of 7)
  • Saturday, July 7th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Straying Dimming Sinking Rotting Flowering” (10 of 26)

JUNE 23RD - 30TH, 2018

  • Saturday, June 23rd: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Opinions and Opening” (8 of 26)
  • Sunday, June 24th: SAkN “Root Cycle Five” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The End of All Knowledge" (1 of 5)
  • Monday, June 25th: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": "The Path of the Sky" (3 of 12)
  • Thursday, June 28th: “Flowers and Worms: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “The Flower at Twilight” (teisho 5 of 7)
  • Saturday, June 30th: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Vast Intimacy Is All That Is” (9 of 26)

JUNE 16TH - 23RD, 2018

  • Saturday, June 16th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Don’t Swerve” (7 of 26)
  • Sunday, June 17th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Four” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Always Moving” (teisho 5 of 5)
  • Monday, June 18th general sitting: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": Reading of the text (1 of 12)
  • Thursday, June 21st associate sitting: “Flowers and Worms: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “The Functioning of Elements” (teisho 4 of 7)
  • Saturday, June 23rd general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Opinions and Opening” (8 of 26)

JUNE 9TH - 16TH, 2018

  • Saturday, June 9th associate and general sitting: Associate and general sitting:  “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “In the Rooms of Palaces” (Dharma Talk 6)
  • Monday, June 11th general sitting: “Bright Right Through”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Dogen zenji's "Muchu Setsumu": Reading of the text (1 of 12)
  • Thursday, June 14th associate sitting: “Flowers and Worms: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “The Worm” (teisho 3 of 7)
  • Saturday, June 16th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Don’t Swerve” (7 of 26)

JUNE 2ND - 9TH, 2018

  • Saturday, June 2nd general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Ideas of Emptiness and Oneness (6 of 26)
  • Sunday, June 3rd formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Four” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Tantra is Unnecessary” (teisho 4 of 5)
  • Monday, June 4th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Hidden, Not Hidden” (12 of 12)
  • Thursday, June 7th associate sitting: “Flowers and Worms: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “The Elements of Bodymind” (teisho 2 of 7)
  • Saturday, June 9th associate and general sitting: Associate and general sitting:  “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “In the Rooms of Palaces” (Dharma Talk 6)

MAY 26TH - JUNE 2ND, 2018

  • Saturday, May 26th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Not For or Against” (5 of 26)
  • Sunday, May 27th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Four” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Introduction to Finite and Infinite Motion” (teisho 3 of 5)
  • Monday, May 28th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Sunflower” (11 of 12)
  • Thursday, May 31st associate sitting: “Flowers and Worms: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on the Maharahulovada Sutta: “Introduction: Falling Flowers and Reading of the Sutta” (teisho 1 of 7)
  • Saturday, June 2nd general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Ideas of Emptiness and Oneness (6 of 26)

MAY 19TH - 26TH, 2018

  • Saturday, May 19th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Wunan, Bunan, Just Do It” (4 of 26)
  • Sunday, May 20th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Four” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Unknown Knowing” (teisho 2 of 5)
  • Monday, May 21st general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Clouds and Flowers” (10 of 12)
  • Thursday, May 24th associate sitting: “Birth, Old Age, Sickness, and Death” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin
  • Saturday, May 26th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Not For or Against” (5 of 26)

MAY 12TH - 19TH, 2018

  • Saturday, May 12th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Amusement” (Dharma Talk 5)
  • Saturday, May 19th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Wunan, Bunan, Just Do It” (4 of 26)

MAY 5TH - 12TH, 2018

  • Saturday, May 5th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Faith in Mind, Trusting Awareness” (3 of 26)
  • Monday, May 7th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “The Sound of Zazen” (9 of 12)
  • Thursday, May 10th associate sitting: “The Point of Wisdom: Minding Your Own Bodymind” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei (Dharma Talk 1 of 1)
  • Saturday, May 12th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Amusement” (Dharma Talk 5)

APRIL 28TH - MAY 5TH, 2018

  • Saturday, April 28th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “It Wasn’t Sengcan” (2 of 26)
  • Sunday, April 29th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Four” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Motion” (teisho 1 of 5)
  • Monday, April 30th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Changing Changes” (8 of 12)
  • Thursday, May 3rd associate sitting: “Freedom and Tyranny” by Ven. Shikai  Zuiko o-sensei: “The Makeup of Coercion” (Dharma Talk 3 of 3)
  • Saturday, May 5th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Faith in Mind, Trusting Awareness” (3 of 26)

APRIL 21ST - 28TH, 2018

  • Saturday, April 21st general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  Reading of “Xinxin Ming (1 of 26)
  • Sunday, April 22nd formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Three” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The Spectrum of Radiance” (teisho 8 of 8)
  • Monday, April 23rd general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Not a Background” (7 of 12)
  • Thursday, April 26th associate sitting: “Freedom and Tyranny” by Ven. Shikai  Zuiko o-sensei: “The Language of Self-Image” (Dharma Talk 2 of 3)
  • Saturday, April 28th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “It Wasn’t Sengcan” (2 of 26)

APRIL 14TH - 21ST, 2018

  • Saturday, April 14th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Goals” (Dharma Talk 4)
  • Monday, April 16th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Welcome to the World” (6 of 12)
  • Thursday, April 19th associate sitting: “Freedom and Tyranny” by Ven. Shikai  Zuiko o-sensei: “Overthrowing the Inner Dictator” (Dharma Talk 1 of 3)
  • Saturday, April 21st general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  Reading of “Xinxin Ming (1 of 26)

APRIL 7TH - 14TH, 2018

  • Sunday, April 8th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Three” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Surrender into Radiance” (teisho 7 of 8)
  • Monday, April 9th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “The Fire Within” (5 of 12)
  • Thursday, April 12th associate sitting: “Mind the Gap” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei
  • Saturday, April 14th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Goals” (Dharma Talk 4)

MARCH 24TH - 31ST, 2018

  • Monday, March 26th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Sobu Kuju” (3 of 12)
  • Thursday, March 29th associate sitting: “Dongshan's Hot and Cold” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Cold” (Dharma Talk 2 of 2)
  • Saturday, March 31st general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “It Becomes You” (teisho 5 of 6)

MARCH 17TH - 24TH, 2018

  • Saturday, March 17th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Touching the Sensations of the World” (teisho 4 of 6)
  • Sunday, March 18th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Three” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Presumption of Separateness” (teisho 5 of 8)
  • Monday, March 19th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Held Up” (2 of 12)
  • Thursday, March 22nd associate sitting: “Dongshan's Hot and Cold” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Hot” (Dharma Talk 1 of 2)

MARCH 10TH - 17TH, 2018

  • Saturday, March 10th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Spouses and Children” (Dharma Talk 3)
  • Monday, March 12th general sitting: “Flowers and Clouds” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: Reading of “Kuge” by Eihei Dogen zenji
  • Thursday, March 15th associate sitting: “The Circle” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari
  • Saturday, March 17th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Touching the Sensations of the World” (teisho 4 of 6)

MARCH 3RD - 10TH, 2018

  • Saturday, March 3rd general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Sea of Sounds” (teisho 3 of 6)
  • Sunday, March 4th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Three” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Open Details” (teisho 4 of 8)
  • Monday, March 5th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: Readings of “Two Entries and Four Practices” and “Soshi Sairai no i”
  • Thursday, March 8th associate sitting: “Is There a Problem?” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari (Dharma Talk 1 of 1)
  • Saturday, March 10th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Spouses and Children” (Dharma Talk 3)

FEBRUARY 24TH - MARCH 3RD, 2018

  • Saturday, February 24th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Both Eyes Open” (teisho 2 of 6)
  • Sunday, February 25th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Three” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The Body of Knowing” (teisho 3 of 8)
  • Monday, February 26th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “It Eats All the Rice in Your Bowl” (12 of 13)
  • Thursday, March 1st associate sitting: “Is There a Problem?” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari (Dharma Talk 1 of 1)
  • Saturday, March 3rd general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Sea of Sounds” (teisho 3 of 6)

FEBRUARY 17TH - 24TH, 2018

  • Saturday, February 17th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Flowering of the Senses” (teisho 1 of 6)
  • Sunday, February 18th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Three” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Frames of Time and Space” (teisho 2 of 8)
  • Monday, February 19th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Losing” (11 of 13)
  • Thursday, February 22nd associate sitting: “Simple Minded” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari (Dharma Talk 1 of 1)
  • Saturday, February 24th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Both Eyes Open” (teisho 2 of 6)

JANUARY 27TH - FEBRUARY 3RD, 2018

  • Saturday, January 27th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Collapsing, Falling, Dropping” (7 of 8)
  • Monday, January 29th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “This is How We Walk” (9 of 13)
  • Thursday, February 1st associate sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed part 3” (Dharma Talk 3 of 4)
  • Saturday, February 3rd general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “The Naked Post” (8 of 8)

JANUARY 20TH - 27TH, 2018

  • Saturday, January 20th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Fences, Walls, Tiles, Stones” (6 of 8)
  • Sunday, January 21st formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Two” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “The Energy of Framing” (teisho 3 of 3)
  • Monday, January 22nd general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Robe and Bowl” (8 of 13)
  • Thursday, January 25th associate sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed part 2” (Dharma Talk 2 of 4)
  • Saturday, January 27th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Collapsing, Falling, Dropping” (7 of 8)

JANUARY 13TH - 20TH, 2018

  • Saturday, January 13th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take”: Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei’s Comments on “The Practice of Purity”: “At Home” (Dharma Talk 1)
  • Monday, January 15th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Outside the Sutras” (7 of 13)
  • Thursday, January 18th associate sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed part 1” (Dharma Talk 1 of 4)
  • Saturday, January 20th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Fences, Walls, Tiles, Stones” (6 of 8)

JANUARY 6TH - 13TH, 2018

  • Saturday, January 6th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “The Buddha ‘Old’” (5 of 8)
  • Sunday, January 7th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Two” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Locatedness and Framing” (teisho 2 of 3)
  • Monday, January 8th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Drop by Drop” (6 of 13)
  • Thursday, January 11th associate sitting: “Monkey in the House of Six Windows” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin (teisho 1 of 1)
  • Saturday, January 13th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take”: Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei’s Comments on “The Practice of Purity”: “At Home” (Dharma Talk 1)

DECEMBER 30TH, 2017 - JANUARY 6TH, 2018

  • Saturday, December 30th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Subtle and Mysterious Mind” (4 of 8)
  • Sunday, December 31st formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle Two” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Understanding, Misunderstanding” (teisho 1 of 3)
  • Monday, January 1st, 2018 general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “A Fine Blend of Teas” (5 of 13)
  • Thursday, January 4th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Inexhaustible Field of Zazen” (18 of 18)
  • Saturday, January 6th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “The Buddha ‘Old’” (5 of 8)

DECEMBER 23TH - 30TH, 2017

  • Saturday, December 23rd general sitting; “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Assorted Old Buddhas” (3 of 8)
  • Sunday, December 24th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle One” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Truths” (teisho 6 of 6)
  • Monday, December 25th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Trouble” (4 of 13)
  • Thursday, December 28th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Straighter!” (17 of 18)
  • Saturday, December 30th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Subtle and Mysterious Mind” (4 of 8)

DECEMBER 16TH - 23RD, 2017

  • Saturday, December 16th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Buddhas Loose in the World” (2 of 8)
  • Sunday, December 17th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle One” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Working with SAkN” (teisho 5 of 6)
  • Monday, December 18th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “No Text, No Trace, No Corpse” (3 of 13)
  • Thursday, December 21st associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “It’s Just That Simple” (16 of 18)
  • Saturday, December 23rd general sitting; “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Assorted Old Buddhas” (3 of 8)

DECEMBER 9TH - 16TH, 2017

  • Saturday, December 9th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": Reading of the text (1 of 8)
  • Sunday, December 10th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle One” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Knowing” (teisho 4 of 6)
  • Monday, December 11th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Mr. Daruma” (2 of 13)
  • Thursday, December 14th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Incomparable” (15 of 18)
  • Saturday, December 16th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Buddhas Loose in the World” (2 of 8)

NOVEMBER 25TH - DECEMBER 2ND, 2017

  • Saturday, November 25th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": Reading of the text (1 of 8)
  • Sunday, November 26th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle One” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Activity” (teisho 3 of 6)
  • Monday, November 27th general sitting: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin: “Bodhidharma’s Eyes” (teisho 1 of 13)
  • Thursday, November 30th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “A Single Bright Point” (14 of 18)
  • Saturday, December 2nd associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Ven. Shikai Zuiko sensei's comments on ‘The Practice of Purity’: “At Home” (2 of 139) 

NOVEMBER 18TH - 25TH, 2017

  • Saturday, November 18th general sitting": “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Last Piece” (12 of 12)
  • Sunday, November 19th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle One” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Space” (teisho 2 of 6)
  • Monday, November 20th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: “Passing Through, Passing Past” (10 of 10)
  • Thursday, November 23rd associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Say Cheese” (13 of 18)
  • Saturday, November 25th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": Reading of the text (1 of 8)

NOVEMBER 11TH - 18TH, 2017

  • Saturday, November 11th associate and general sitting:  “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Reading of ‘The Practice of Purity’, part two” (2 of 139)
  • Monday, November 13th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: “Sutras Speaking” (9 of 10)
  • Thursday, November 16th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Into This Step” (12 of 18)
  • Saturday, November 18th general sitting": “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Last Piece” (12 of 12)

NOVEMBER 4TH - 11TH, 2017

  • Saturday, November 4th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Knowing Not-Knowing” (teisho 11 of 12)
  • Sunday, November 5th formal sitting: SAkN “Root Cycle One” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Explanations” (teisho 1 of 6)
  • Monday, November 6th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: “Learning Space with Space” (8 of 10)
  • Thursday, November 9th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Penetrating Zen” (11 of 18)
  • Saturday, November 11th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Reading of ‘The Practice of Purity’, part two” (2 of 139)

OCTOBER 28TH NOVEMBER 4TH, 2017

  • Saturday, October 28th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Through the Edge” (teisho 10 of 12)
  • Sunday, October 29th formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Any Questions?” (teisho 7 of 7)
  • Monday, October 30th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: The Crunching Together of Space” (7 of 10)
  • Thursday, November 2nd associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “The Real World of True Zazen” (10 of 18)
  • Saturday, November 4th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Knowing Not-Knowing” (teisho 11 of 12)

OCTOBER 21ST - 28TH, 2017

  • Monday, October 23rd general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: “OW!” (6 of 10)
  • Thursday, October 26th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Egad” (9 of 18)
  • Saturday, October 28th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Through the Edge” (teisho 10 of 12)

OCTOBER 14TH - 21ST, 2017

  • Saturday, October 14th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Kingdom of Nod” (teisho 9 of 12)
  • Sunday, October 15th formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Fourth and Fifth Spheres: Everywhere and All At Once” (teisho 6 of 7)
  • Monday, October 16th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: Reading of “Makahannyaharamitsu” (3 of 10)
  • Thursday, October 19th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Enter Here” (8 of 18)
  • Saturday, October 21st general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Through the Edge” (teisho 10 of 12)

OCTOBER 7TH - 14TH, 2017

  • Saturday, October 7th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Reading of ‘The Practice of Purity’, part one” (1 of 139)
  • Monday, October 9th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: Reading of “Koku” (2 of 10)
  • Thursday, October 12th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Dogen’s Robe and Bowl” (7 of 18)
  • Saturday, October 14th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Kingdom of Nod” (teisho 9 of 12)

SEPTEMBER 30TH - OCTOBER 7TH, 2017

  • Saturday, September 30th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “A Little Tune, part two” (teisho 8 of 12)
  • Sunday, October 1st formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Guest Meets Host” (teisho 5 of 7)
  • Saturday, October 7th associate and general sitting: “Every Breath You Take” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Reading of ‘The Practice of Purity’, part one” (1 of 139)

SEPTEMBER 23RD - 30TH, 2017

  • Sunday, September 24th formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Practising Nothing” (teisho 4 of 7)
  • Monday, September 25th general sitting: “Playing With Space: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin’s commentaries on Dogen zenji’s ‘Koku’”: Introduction to the teisho series (1 of 10)
  • Thursday, September 28th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Conspiracy Theories” (6 of 18)
  • Saturday, September 30th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “A Little Tune, part two” (teisho 8 of 12)

SEPTEMBER 16TH - 23RD, 2017

  • Saturday, September 16th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “A Little Tune” (teisho 8 of 12)
  • Monday, September 18th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Three Cases of Zhaozhou part two (Hekiganroku 57-59)” (teisho 25)
  • Thursday, September 21st associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “On Purpose” (5 of 18)

SEPTEMBER 9TH - 16TH, 2017

  • Saturday, September 9th associate and general sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Balance” (Dharma Talk 3 of 3)
  • Monday, September 11th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”:  “Three Cases of Zhaozhou part one (Hekiganroku 57-59)” (teisho 24)
  • Thursday, September 14th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “A Very Good Thing” (3 of 18)
  • Saturday, September 16th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “A Little Tune” (teisho 8 of 12)

SEPTEMBER 2ND - 9TH, 2017

  • Saturday, September 2nd general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Incessant Din of Dharma” (teisho 7 of 12)
  • Sunday, September 3rd formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Content and Context: First and Second Spheres” (teisho 3 of 7)
  • Monday, September 4th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Zhouzhou Does Not Abide (Hekiganroku 2)” (teisho 23 of 24)
  • Thursday, September 7th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “A Very Good Thing” (3 of 18)
  • Saturday, September 9th associate and general sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Balance” (Dharma Talk 3 of 3)

AUGUST 26TH - SEPTEMBER 2ND, 2017

  • Saturday, August 26th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Beneath Your Feet” (teisho 6 of 12)
  • Sunday, August 27th formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Dongshan's Wu Wei” (teisho 2 of 7)
  • Monday, August 28th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Shinjin Funi, Shinjin Datsaraku” (teisho 22 of 24)
  • Thursday August 31st associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “A Very Good Thing” (3 of 18)
  • Saturday, September 2nd general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Incessant Din of Dharma” (teisho 7 of 12)

AUGUST 19TH - 26TH, 2017

  • Saturday, August 19th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “What the Wind Wants” (teisho 5 of 12)
  • Sunday, August 20th formal sitting: SAkN “Five Spheres of SAkN” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “No Thing Stands Prior” (teisho 1 of 7)
  • Monday, August 21st general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “One Thing” (teisho 21 of 24)
  • Thursday, August 24th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": “Pine Needle Tea and Dreams” (2 of 18)
  • Saturday, August 26th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Beneath Your Feet” (teisho 6 of 12)

AUGUST 12TH - 19TH, 2017

  • Saturday, August 12th associate and general sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking”: “Vipashyana” (Dharma Talk 2 of 3)
  • Monday, August 14th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Existence Stands Out” (teisho 20 of 24)
  • Thursday, August 17th associate sitting: “Sitting Up Straight”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Keizan Jokin zenji's "Zazen Yojinki": Reading of the texts (1 of 17)
  • Saturday, August 19th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “What the Wind Wants” (teisho 5 of 12)

AUGUST 5TH - 12TH, 2017

  • Saturday, August 5th general sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho: "Mahavairocana Part 2" (Dharma Talk 22)
  • Sunday, August 6th formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Exploring Spaces” (teisho 8 of 8)
  • Monday, August 7th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “The Importance of Earnestly Being” (teisho 19 of 24)
  • Thursday, August 10th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Mahavairocana, Part 1” (Dharma Talk 21)
  • Saturday, August 12th associate and general sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking”: “Vipashyana” (Dharma Talk 2 of 3)

JULY 29TH - AUGUST 5TH, 2017

  • Sunday, July 30th formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Outshining” (teisho 7 of 8)
  • Monday, July 31st general sitting: “The Touchstone part 22” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho
  • Thursday, August 3rd associate sitting: “The Touchstone part 22” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho
  • Saturday, August 5th general sitting: “The Touchstone part 22” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho

JULY 22ND - 29TH, 2017

  • Saturday, July 22nd general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Practice of Wonder” (teisho 4 of 12)
  • Sunday, July 23rd formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Space is Not a Space” (teisho 6 of 8)
  • Monday, July 24th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Wise Up, Down, and All Around” (teisho 18 of 24)
  • Thursday, July 27th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Fudo Myo-o, part 2” (Dharma Talk 20)

JULY 15TH - 22ND, 2017

  • Saturday, July 15th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Flowers Fall” (teisho 3 of 12)
  • Sunday, July 16th formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Dimensionless Space” (teisho 5 of 8)
  • Monday, July 17th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Water Within Water” (teisho 17 of 24)
  • Thursday, July 20th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Fudo Myo-o” (Dharma Talk 19)
  • Saturday, July 22nd general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Practice of Wonder” (teisho 4 of 12)

JULY 8TH - 15TH, 2017

  • Saturday, July 8th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Nehan” (teisho 2 of 12)
  • Sunday, July 9th formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Dimensions of Mental Space” (teisho 4 of 8)
  • Monday, July 10th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “The Practice of Entrusting” (teisho 16 of 24)
  • Thursday, July 13th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Vastness” (Dharma Talk 18)
  • Saturday, July 15th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Flowers Fall” (teisho 3 of 12)

JULY 1ST - 8TH, 2017

  • Saturday, July 1st general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Here We Are” (teisho 1 of 12)
  • Sunday, July 2nd formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Dimensions of Bodily Space” (teisho 3 of 8)
  • Monday, July 3rd general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Resting in Motion” (teisho 15 of 24)
  • Thursday, July 6th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Samantabhadra” (Dharma Talk 17)
  • Saturday, July 8th general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Nehan” (teisho 2 of 12)

JUNE 24TH - JULY 1ST, 2017

  • Saturday, June 24th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Translating the Three Pure Precepts” (teisho 19 of 19)
  • Sunday, June 25th formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Speaking of Space” (teisho 2 of 8)
  • Monday, June 26th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “A Single Suchness” (teisho 14 of 24)
  • Thursday, June 29th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Manjusri” (Dharma Talk 16)
  • Saturday, July 1st general sitting: “The Landscape of Reality” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Here We Are” (teisho 1 of 12)

JUNE 17TH - 24TH, 2017

  • Monday, June 19th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Satori and Fleurs du Mal” (teisho 13 of 24)
  • Thursday, June 22nd associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Ceaseless Activity” (Dharma Talk 15)
  • Saturday, June 24th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Translating the Three Pure Precepts” (teisho 19 of 19)

JUNE 10TH - 17TH, 2017

  • Saturday, June 10th associate and general sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking”: “Samatha” (Dharma Talk 1 of 3)
  • Monday, June 12th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Not Holding the Mind” (teisho 12 of 24)
  • Thursday, June 15th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Karuna” (Dharma Talk 14)

JUNE 3RD - 10TH, 2017

  • Saturday, June 3rd general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Dharma Wheels Turning” (teisho 18 of 19)
  • Sunday, June 4th formal sitting: SAkN “Dimensions of Space” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Opening the Space of Understanding” (teisho 1 of 8)
  • Monday, June 5th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Wuwei” (teisho 11 of 24)
  • Thursday, June 8th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Living in the Space of Maitri” (Dharma Talk 13)
  • Saturday, June 10th associate and general sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking”: “Samatha” (Dharma Talk 1 of 3)

May 27th - June 3rd, 2017

  • Saturday, May 27th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Expressing an Expression” (teisho 17 of 19)
  • Sunday, May 28th formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Bright Darkness” (teisho 7 of 7)
  • Monday, May 29th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “The One Way is All Directions” (teisho 10 of 24)
  • Thursday, June 1st associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “The Practice of Taking Care” (Dharma Talk 12)
  • Saturday, June 3rd general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Dharma Wheels Turning” (teisho 18 of 19)

May 20th - 27th, 2017

  • Saturday, May 20th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Good in the Beginning, Middle, and End” (teisho 16 of 19)
  • Sunday, May 21st formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Practising Infinite Infinities: Sagara Mudra Instruction” (teisho 6 of 7)
  • Monday, May 22nd general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Straying, Dimming, Sinking, Rotting, Flowering” (teisho 9 of 24)
  • Thursday, May 25th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Entering the Space of Maitri” (Dharma Talk 11)
  • Saturday, May 27th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Expressing an Expression” (teisho 17 of 19)

May 13th - 20th, 2017

  • Saturday, May 13th associate and general sitting: O-SESSHIN  Associate and general sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Kinhin: The Dignity of the Buddha” (Dharma Talk 2 of 2)
  • Saturday, May 20th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Good in the Beginning, Middle, and End” (teisho 16 of 19)

May 6th - 13th, 2017

  • Saturday, May 6th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Just a Flower on Hanamatsuri” (teisho 15 of 19)
  • Sunday, May 7th formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Points of Experience” (teisho 5 of 7)
  • Monday, May 8th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Vast Intimacy Is All That Is” (teisho 8 of 24)
  • Thursday, May 11th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Serenity is not Special” (Dharma Talk 10)
  • Saturday, May 13th associate and general sitting: O-SESSHIN  Associate and general sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Kinhin: The Dignity of the Buddha” (Dharma Talk 2 of 2)

April 29th - May 6th, 2017

  • Monday, May 1st general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Don’t Swerve” (teisho 6 of 24)
  • Thursday, May 4th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Honestly” (Dharma Talk 9)
  • Saturday, May 6th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Just a Flower on Hanamatsuri” (teisho 15 of 19)

April 22nd - 29th, 2017

  • Saturday, April 22nd general sitting: “Hanamatsuri 2017: The Fact of the Wall” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi
  • Sunday, April 23rd formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Huntun’s Faceless Face” (teisho 4 of 7)
  • Monday, April 24th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Don’t Swerve” (teisho 6 of 24)
  • Thursday, April 27th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “The Nobility of the Truth” (Dharma Talk 8)

April 15th-22nd, 2017

  • Saturday, April 15th associate and general sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Zazen” (Dharma Talk 1 of 2)
  • Monday, April 17th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Don’t Swerve” (teisho 6 of 24)
  • Thursday, April 20th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “The Nobility of the Truth” (Dharma Talk 8)
  • Saturday, April 22nd general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Just a Flower on Hanamatsuri” (teisho 15 of 19)

April 8th-15th, 2017

  • Saturday, April 8th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Naturally Open Hands” (teisho 14 of 19)
  • Sunday, April 9th formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “The Wonton” (teisho 3 of 7)
  • Monday, April 10th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Ideas of Emptiness and Oneness” (teisho 5 of 24)
  • Thursday, April 13th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Faster Than the Speed of Thoughts” (Dharma Talk 7)
  • Saturday, April 15th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Just a Flower on Hanamatsuri” (teisho 15 of 19)

April 1st-8th, 2017

  • Saturday, April 1st general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Master Bird's Nest” (teisho 13 of 19)
  • Sunday, April 2nd formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Infinite Points of Chaos” (teisho 2 of 7)
  • Monday, April 3rd general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Not For or Against” (teisho 4 of 24)
  • Thursday, April 6th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Not a Tourist” (Dharma Talk 6)
  • Saturday, April 8th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Naturally Open Hands” (teisho 14 of 19)

March 25th-April 1st, 2017

  • Sunday, March 26th formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Unfolding Enfolding” (teisho 1 of 7)
  • Monday, March 27th general sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: Dharma Talk 21
  • Thursday, March 30th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: Dharma Talk 21
  • Saturday, April 1st general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Master Bird's Nest” (teisho 13 of 19)

March 18th-25th, 2017

  • Saturday, March 18th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “Not-Doing is the Sincere Practice of Natural Clarity” (teisho 12 of 19)
  • Sunday, March 19th formal sitting: SAkN “Infinite Infinities” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Unfolding Enfolding” (teisho 1 of 7)
  • Monday, March 20th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “Wunan, Bunan, Just Do It” (teisho 3 of 24)
  • Thursday, March 23rd associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Washing Rice with Water” (Dharma Talk 5)

March 4th-11th, 2017

  • Saturday, March 4th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts:  “This is Good” (11 of 19)
  • Sunday, March 5th formal sitting: SAkN “Tathagatabharba” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Bodhichitta” (teisho 4 of 4)
  • Monday, March 6th general sitting: “Without Difficulty”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's “Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness”: “It Wasn't Sengcan” (teisho 1 of 24)
  • Thursday, March 9th associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Sticks and Feather” (Dharma Talk 3)
  • Saturday, March 11th associate and general sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Kinhin: The Dignity of the Buddhas” (Dharma Talk 2 of 2)

February 25th-March 4th, 2017

  • Monday, February 27th general sitting: "Without Difficulty": Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Jianzhi Sengcan's "Xinxin Ming: Words on Trusting Awareness"; reading of the text.
  • Thursday, March 2nd associate sitting: “The Touchstone” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari: “Countless” (Dharma Talk 2)
  • Saturday, March 4th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “This is Good” (11 of 19)

February 18th-25th, 2017

  • Saturday, February 18th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Wha?” (10 of 19)
  • Sunday, February 19th formal sitting: SAkN “Tathagatabharba” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The Flash of Knowing” (teisho 2 of 4)
  • Monday, February 20th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Mind is Not Mind” (teisho 6 of 6)
  • Thursday, February 23rd associate sitting: “The Touchstone part 1” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari

February 11th-18th, 2017

  • Saturday, February 11th associate and general sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Zazen” (Dharma Talk 1 of 1)
  • Saturday, February 18th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Wha?” (10 of 19)

February 4th-11th, 2017

  • Saturday, February 4th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “The Goods” (9 of 19)
  • Sunday, February 5th formal sitting: SAkN “Tathagatabharba” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Does a Dog Have Buddhanature?” (teisho 1 of 4)
  • Monday, February 6th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “It Becomes You” (teisho 5 of 6)
  • Thursday, February 9th associate sitting: “The Point of the Posture and What It Points To” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari
  • Saturday, February 11th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Wha?” (10 of 19)

January 28th-February 4th, 2017

  • Sunday, January 29th formal sitting: SAkN “Presencing the Open Body” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Opening Past Everything” (teisho 5 of 5)
  • Monday, January 30th general sitting: “The Touchstone part 20” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari
  • Thursday, February 2nd associate sitting: “The Touchstone part 20” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari
  • Saturday, February 4th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “The Goods” (9 of 19)

January 21st-28th, 2017

  • Saturday, January 21st general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Good” (8 of 19)
  • Sunday, January 22nd formal sitting: SAkN “Presencing the Open Body” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The Fundamental Process of Self-Image” (teisho 4 of 5)
  • Monday, January 23rd general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Touching the Sensations of the World” (teisho 4 of 6)
  • Thursday, January 26th associate sitting: “The Meaning of Mindfulness” by Ven. Jinmyo Renge osho-ajari

January 14th-21st, 2017

  • Saturday, January 14th associate and general sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed 4” (Dharma Talk 4 of 4)
  • Monday, January 16th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Sea of Sounds” (teisho 3 of 6)
  • Thursday, January 17th associate sitting: Reading, part 2, of "Scattered Poems" by Eihei Dogen zenji. Translated by Anzan Hoshin roshi and Joshu Dainen roshi. Read by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei
  • Saturday, January 21st general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Good”(8 of 19)

January 7th-14th, 2017

  • Saturday, January 7th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Responding” (7 of 19)
  • Sunday, January 8th formal sitting: SAkN “Presencing the Open Body” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Objectifying Experience” (teisho 3 of 5)
  • Monday, January 9th general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Both Eyes Open” (teisho 2 of 6)
  • Thursday, January 12th associate sitting: Reading of "Scattered Poems" by Eihei Dogen zenji. Translated by Anzan Hoshin roshi and Joshu Dainen roshi. Read by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei
  • Saturday, January 14th associate and general sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed 4” (Dharma Talk 4 of 4)

December 31st, 2016 - January 7th, 2017

  • Saturday, December 31st general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Wrong Action Does Not Arise” (6 of 19)
  • Monday, January 2nd general sitting: “Zen Arts: The Flowering of the Senses” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Flowering of the Senses” (teisho 1 of 6)
  • Thursday, January 5th associate sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Balance” (Dharma Talk 3 of 3)
  • Saturday, January 7th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Responding” (7 of 19)

December 24th-31st, 2016

  • Saturday, December 24th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Before the First Move” (5 of 19)
  • Sunday, December 25th formal sitting: SAkN “Presencing the Open Body” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Where is Your Face?” (teisho 2 of 5)
  • Monday, December 26th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “The Naked Post” (teisho 7 of 7)
  • Thursday, December 29th associate sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Vipashyana” (Dharma Talk 2 of 3)
  • Saturday, December 31st general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Wrong Action Does Not Arise” (6 of 19)

December 17th-24th, 2016

  • Saturday, December 17th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Makusa” (4 of 19)
  • Sunday, December 18th formal sitting: SAkN “Presencing the Open Body” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “The Paradox of Absence and Contraction” (teisho 1 of 5)
  • Monday, December 19th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Collapsing, Dropping, Falling” (teisho 6 of 7)
  • Thursday, December 22nd associate sitting: “The Tiny Book of Stopping and Looking” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Samatha” (Dharma Talk 1 of 3)
  • Saturday, December 24th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Before the First Move” (5 of 19)

December 11th-17th, 2016

  • Sunday, December 11th formal sitting: SAkN “Questioning the Enigma” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Dukkha is Bad Space” (teisho 4 of 4)
  • Monday, December 12th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Fences, Walls, Tiles, Stones” (teisho 5 of 7)
  • Thursday, December 15th associate sitting: “Sitting and Walking” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Water Moves Water” (teisho 2 of 3)
  • Saturday, December 17th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Before the First Move” (5 of 19)

December 4th-10th, 2016

  • Thursday, December 8th associate sitting: “Sitting and Walking” by Zen Master Anzan Hoshin: “Simplicity” (teisho 1 of 3)
  • Saturday, December 10th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Makusa” (4 of 19)

November 27th-December 3rd, 2016

  • Sunday, November 27th formal sitting: SAkN “Questioning the Enigma” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “Questioning the Enigma” (teisho 3 of 4)
  • Monday, November 28th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “The Buddha 'Old'” (teisho 4 of 7)
  • Saturday, December 3rd associate and general sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed 3” (Dharma Talk 3 of 4)

November 20th-26th, 2016

  • Monday, November 21st general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Subtle and Mysterious Mind” (teisho 3 of 7)
  • Thursday, November 24th associate sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Kinhin: The Dignity of the Buddha” (Dharma Talk 2 of 2)
  • Saturday, November 26th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Seven Buddhas, Three Natures, Unborn Nature” (teisho 3 of 19)

November 13th-19th, 2016

  • Monday, November 14th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Assorted Old Buddhas” (teisho 2 of 7)
  • Thursday, November 17th associate sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Kinhin: The Dignity of the Buddha” (Dharma Talk 2 of 2)
  • Saturday, November 19th general sitting: “Doing Not Doing part 1”: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's “Shoaku Makusa” and the Three Pure Precepts: “Seven Buddhas, Three Natures, Unborn Nature” (teisho 3 of 19)

November 6th-12th, 2016

  • Sunday, November 6th formal sitting: SAkN “Questioning the Enigma” by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi: “To Be and Not To Be” (teisho 2 of 4)
  • Monday, November 7th general sitting: “The Primordially Awakened Way: Zen Master Anzan Hoshin's Commentaries on Eihei Dogen zenji's "Kobutsu-shin": “Buddhas Loose in the World” (teisho 1 of 7)
  • Thursday, November 10th associate sitting: “The Posture of Practice” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Zazen” (Dharma Talk 1 of 2)
  • Saturday, November 12th associate and general sitting: “Being Breathed” by Ven. Shikai Zuiko o-sensei: “Being Breathed 2” (Dharma Talk 2 of 4)