Every Day Is A Good Day – John Tarrant (Dharma Talk at Winter Sesshin)

John’s Monthly talk – SRCZC, Nov. The time of year for ghosts, memories, another disastrous fire season. Our ancestors survived fires, plagues, famines and great crossings. The teaching on the great Engakuji Zen temple library fire of 1374. What survived?

The Journey – What is this? Video Dharma talk Winter Sesshin

Revisiting the big koans and Japan – What is this? Who is hearing? Who am I ? Our ancestors in the Chan lineage. Jon reflects on his recent visit to Japan and the Chan zendo in Kamakura, his gratitude for Yamada and his teachings.