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Shōbōgenzō

Thursday, August 18, 1966 SESSHIN LECTURE: Thursday, 1:00 pm, Lecture B Sokoji, San Francisco
sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1966-08-18BSokoji

Blue Cliff Records case 45

Friday, August 19, 1966 Sesshin Lecture: Friday Evening, Lecture D Sokoji, San Francisco
Blue Cliff Record, sesshin, joshu
Suzuki Roshi 1966-08-19DSokoji

This Fascicle of Shobogenzo

Sesshin Lecture 1966 Tape #2 Track 2: Suzuki 1pm lecture Friday
sesshin, dogen, shobogenzo, Blue Cliff Record
Suzuki Roshi 1966-08-19CSokoji

Don't Be Attached To Your Attainment

Sesshin Lecture 1966 Tape #2 Track 4 Friday lecture by Suzuki during morning zazen Friday
sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1966-08-19BSokoji

This Sesshin Was Wonderfully Done

Saturday, April 22, 1967 Sesshin Lecture B San Francisco
sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1967-04-22BSokoji

What Is Bodhisattva?

SR015 - On this tape is Lecture C and last part of Lecture D. This tape is known as the C lecture tape of as #2 - Track 1 Roshi's Lecture C 9/12/67 - copied (Problem set) - this is a different...
#inaudible, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1967-09-12Tassajara

KPFA Radio Interview with Elsa Knight Thompson

Monday, November 6, 1967 KPFA RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ELSA KNIGHT THOMPSON [Originally misdated - Friday, February 18, 1966] Lecture B KPFA/KPFB Studio, Pacifica Radio, Berkeley, CA
interview
Suzuki Roshi 1967-11-06KPFA Berkeley

True Practice

Evening Sesshin Lecture Friday Evening, December 1, 1967, Lecture B Zen Mountain Center
sesshin, Zuigan, fox
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-01BTassajara

Putting Power In Your Hara

Afternoon Sesshin Lecture Friday, December 1, 1967, Lecture A Zen Mountain Center
sesshin, dogen, fukanzazengi
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-01ATassajara

Inner Power of Practice

SR017 - Track 1 - slow - Roshi Lecture - 12/2/67 - afternoon - copied
sesshin, Blue Cliff Record
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-02Tassajara

Good and Bad Feeling

Tuesday, December 5, 1967 Afternoon Sesshin Lecture, Lecture A Tassajara
sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-05ATassajara

Nature of Our Practice

Tuesday, December 5, 1967, Lecture B Evening Sesshin Lecture Tassajara
sesshin, dogen, fukanzazengi
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-05BTassajara

Everything Itself Is Buddha

SR20 - Reel #5 Suzuki track 1 - Roshi's lecture sesshin #7 12/6/67 Afternoon - copied (This audio is only the first part of the talk)
sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-06BTassajara

Shōsan Ceremony at Tassajara

shosan, yakusan
Suzuki Roshi 1967-12-07Tassajara

If Our Teaching Is A Special Teaching

SR013 date? Fall 1967 Tassajara III - Side 2 2nd half - Part of Suzuki lecture copied (Audio Problem set) - new version is very clear CM's 2nd pass - see JG's 1st pass: http://cuke.com/...
#inaudible, #approximate-date, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1967-10-01Tassajara

Observing the Precepts

#not-always-so, precepts
Suzuki Roshi 1968-06-29Esalen

The Ten Powers Of A Bodhisattva

Sunday Morning, August 25, 1968 [This date is probably incorrect. Earlier (July 21, 1968), Suzuki mentioned that he had already explained the ten powers of a bodhisattva. So this lecture was probably...
bodhisattva, dogen, rinzai, soto
Suzuki Roshi 1968-08-25Sokoji

It Is Actually Buddha's Practice

sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1971-02-20Tassajara

Teisho (Introduced by Jakusho Kwong)

Suzuki Roshi 1970-12-23Mill Valley Zendo

To Be Honest And Sincere In Its True Sense It Is Necessary to Push Yourself Into Some Very Strong Hard Rule

Sunday, August 16, 1970 San Francisco [This is the second of two lectures with this date. This lecture began mid-way on Side A of the original tape after a prior lecture ended. This lecture appears to...
#inaudible, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1970-08-16BCity Center

Zazen Practice and Listen to the Right Teacher

70 #29 Sesshin 8-3-70 copied (box had been labeled in mistake 8-3-71)
sesshin, #new-audio, #please-transcribe, dogen
Suzuki Roshi 1970-08-03City Center

Esalen Institute: First of two lectures

#new-audio, #please-transcribe, dogen
Suzuki Roshi 1968-06-28Esalen

Our Way to Attain Liberation

Roshi's Lectures - 2 of them - Aug 18, 69 17/8 side 1(on cassette) - Dan Gourley #5 --------------------------------------- Monday Evening, August 18, 1969 Tassajara Story of the Sixth...
dogen, sixth patriarch, monastic practice
Suzuki Roshi 1969-08-18Tassajara

Ignorance

SR 014 - On this tape: lectures A and B and also first part of D. This is to be known as the A-B lecture tape or #1 ZMC (has been transcribed) Track 1 Roshi's lecture B - copied
#new-audio
Suzuki Roshi 1967-09-08Tassajara

Untitled

This is lecture D from these notes on the reel boxes (05132-B was added to this) Several minutes of tape operator's notes at the end should be transcribed and added to the top of this transcript. (...
#inaudible, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1967-09-08ATassajara

Using Various Stones

SR 014 - On this tape: lectures A and B and also first part of D. This is to be known as the A-B lecture tape or #1 ZMC (has been transcribed) Track 1 Roshi's lecture A 9/8/67 - copied
#please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1967-09-08BTassajara

To Have Complete Understanding of Our School

SR024 Tass July 26/68 Roshi Sectarianism copied; July 21 Chino Sensei; July 24 Chino Sensei - also many handwritten notes on the content nb, the date here is not the same as Chadwick's listing.
Suzuki Roshi 1968-07-26Tassajara

Shosan Ceremony

1 7/8 ips (Sony 5" reel) - "sounds like ZMC"
shosan, #new-audio, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi Tassajara

Don't Be Bothered By Your Mind / Science of Philosophy is Like a Dissection

Tape 5 Summer sesshin 1965 Thursday July 29th Side 2: 5:45 meditation, 9:00 AM lecture [Case replaced 12/95. Original notes were transcribed verbatim - WKR]
sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1965-07-30A-BSokoji

Supper Chant

Tape 7 Summer 1965 Sesshin: Side 2 Little bit of Saturday supper chant [Case replaced 12/95. Original notes were transcribed verbatim - WKR]
Group 1965-07-31Sokoji

Chanting Service

From 1965, end of July sesshin. Robe Chant (incomplete), Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko.
chanting
Group CSokoji

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-11

October 1968 New version uploaded, should help with transcript [?Transcript in progress. Needs further work, checking. Words in doubt marked as ( word ??).]
lotus sutra, #approximate-date, #68-10-00-J, #inaudible, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi Series 2, Talk 11Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-7

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date
Suzuki Roshi Series 2, Talk 7Tassajara

Shosan Ceremony

Friday, December 5, 1969 Previously described as intranscribable - now clearer ----- File name: 69-12-05N: untitled level low. [Verbatim transcript not available. (Sound problem.)]
ceremony, shosan, #inaudible, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1969-12-05Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-1

[Second Lotus Sutra series in 1968] Sunday Evening, October 20, 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra
Suzuki Roshi 1968-10-20Tassajara

Lotus Sutra, Lecture No. II-14

Fall 1968 Zen Mountain Center
lotus sutra, #approximate-date
Suzuki Roshi 1968-10-30Series 2, Talk 14Tassajara

At The End Of The Year We Clean Up Our House

Dec 1968 New Year Lecture Copy Master
#new-audio
Suzuki Roshi 1968-12-29Sokoji

Summer 68 Tassajara

Summer 68 Tassajara - poor tape quality (on cassette) - Dan Gourley #7
#new-audio, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi Tassajara

Summer 68 Tassajara

Summer 68 Tassajara - poor tape quality (on cassette) - Dan Gourley #7
#new-audio, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi Tassajara

Chanting Service

Sesshin service July or August 1965. Robe chant, Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko, Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko, Maka Hannya Haramita Shin Gyo, eko, meal chants in Japanese (?) "Thursday...
chanting
Group Sokoji

Our Way To Attain Liberation

Monday Evening, August 18, 1969 Tassajara Story of the Sixth Patriarch. Practice with everyone else at the monastery, without self-centered ideas. Answering student questions.
sixth patriarch, monastic practice, japan
Suzuki Roshi 1969-08-18Tassajara

Shosan Ceremony

Fall 1968 Tassajara This ceremony is re-edited from the original cassette, with non-SR (Bishop Sumi) sections removed, and the speed adjusted for clarity. The last portion was previously thought to...
shosan, #approximate-date, #68-09-00
Suzuki Roshi Tassajara

Emptiness is Form

Sunday, June 29, 1969 San Francisco Newly uploaded version has speed adjustments made; should be a little clearer for problematic parts of transcript
#inaudible, heart sutra, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1969-06-29Sokoji

Ignorance

prajna paramita #new-audio
Suzuki Roshi 1967-09-08Tassajara

Yakusan did not give lectures for a long time

June 1969 Tassajara Story of Yakusan saying he was not a teacher to give lectures. Making effort, and paying attention. What is right effort?
activity, zazen, effort, priest, #approximate-date, #69-06-00
Suzuki Roshi Tassajara

Way-Seeking Mind

Saturday Lecture Of March Sesshin Saturday, March 28, 1970 San Francisco
Way-Seeking Mind, sesshin
Suzuki Roshi 1970-03-28City Center

untitled

Newly reprocessed recording should be a little clearer
#inaudible, lotus sutra
Suzuki Roshi 1968-12-24Sokoji

Our Practice And Our Everyday Activity

Saturday, August 30, 1969 Newly uploaded recording should be clearer to transcribe
#inaudible, #please-transcribe
Suzuki Roshi 1969-08-30Tassajara

Genjo Koan

#new-audio, #please-transcribe, dogen, genjo koan
Suzuki Roshi 1966-03-13Sokoji

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