The Play within the Play

2023-06-19T13:09:17-07:00May 3rd, 2023|Talks|

Some time ago, the committee that’s running this wonderful affair we’re having said to me, “We want you to give a spiritual talk.” I said, “I don’t want to give a spiritual talk.” I gave [...]


2023-06-19T13:09:15-07:00September 15th, 2022|Talks|

Before I give this earth shaking talk, I want to say a couple of words. It’s like eating a sandwich before you go to a banquet. (You’ll see what I’m driving at.) Originally, when it [...]

Cosmic Rhythm

2023-06-19T13:10:16-07:00March 15th, 2022|Talks|

It is interesting to speculate about Cosmic Rhythm. Although Buddhism says all effects come from causes (there being no “first cause”), many events seem the result of cyclic, not causal, influences. The plum blossom pushes [...]

Evolution through Chi

2023-06-19T13:09:14-07:00December 19th, 2021|Talks|

Zen training has a good deal in common with T'ai Chi Chih training because both Zen and TCC do not feel that words are important. Zen is a transmission without the benefit of words or [...]


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