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( Dogen’s Instructions for the Cook – XXXIII) As we close this year 2009 … all is truly but a constant beginning, ever new … And as we conclude our reading of the Tenzo Kyokun, there remains ongoing life and […]

(And, in case you have not heard … after a lovely year here at Beliefnet.com, our daily “Sit-a-long with Jundo” Zazen netcasts will be moving home on January 1st to SHAMBHALA SUNSPACE, the webpage of the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma […]

( Dogen’s Instructions for the Cook – XXXI) Right here, right now … this is the time and place of realization  … awakening and making it real … ___________________________ When I observedaccomplished people in the past who held the position […]

A new year … no expectations … (After a lovely year here at Beliefnet.com, our daily “Sit-a-long with Jundo” Zazen netcasts will be moving home on January 1st to SHAMBHALA SUNSPACE, the webpage of the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma magazines, […]

Due to technical difficulties … A PRE-RECORDED ‘RE-SIT’ TODAY … Please join our weekly “(almost) Live from Treeleaf” Zazenkai meditation … We start with 3 floor prostrations (or deep Gassho), then chant the Heart Sutra in ENGLISH (see below), then […]

( Dogen’s Instructions for the Cook – XXX) The value of service to others … as oneself, not two ___________________________ Inthe many monasteries of the mountains of Song China that I have seen, the monksholding the various offices train in […]

I would like to wish each and all members of Treeleaf, and our “Sit-a-Long” family, a Very Merry Christmas … …. as well as All the Happy Holidays of Peace and Goodwil, whenever and whatever they are …  … and […]

Well, I am tickled to present my recent talk in Second Life … The elaborate golden robes were chosen for me … as was the body complete with 6-Pack abs! It truly is a fantasy world!  But my son is […]

        Continuing our glimpse at … … catching a glimpse, the watcher (After a lovely year here at Beliefnet.com, our daily “Sit-a-long with Jundo” Zazen netcasts will be moving home on January 1st to SHAMBHALA SUNSPACE, the webpage of the […]

As I’m in hospital a few days, A PRE-RECORDED ‘RE-SIT’ TODAY … Please join our weekly “(almost) Live from Treeleaf” Zazenkai meditation … We start with 3 floor prostrations (or deep Gassho), then chant the Heart Sutra in ENGLISH (see […]

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