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You're Holding It All

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

Zazen as a moment of silence in which we just hold everything. We're doing it already, but we can also choose to. January 1, 2019

What Practice Is and Isn't

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

We have a tendency to take an ordinary activities like walking, insert a spiritual feeling, and call it "walking practice." But what this tradition asks us to explore is dharmic activity, which is not the same thing. October 30, 2018.

You Don't Know What This Moment Offers

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

Zen practice is outside of any measurement—it's not a place where you can succeed or fail. So how to proceed? December 18, 2018

Opening the Eyes of Buddha

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

Following an eye-opening ceremony at ZNS's new location, a discussion of how we see the Buddha, and how buddhas see. December 4, 2018

You'll Never Get It Right

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

How do we commit to doing our best while honestly confronting the impossibility of getting it just right? December 1, 2018