“The Wind of the Family’s House”

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“The Wind of the Family’s House”

October – December 2016**

Dharma talks inspired by Suzuki Roshi’s lectures from 40 years of SFZC Wind Bells (1968-2007).

** Check our “Sitting Group” page for full format details (especially with the holidays season)

In Zen, this expression describes how there’s a flavor, sense or essence that’s passed on from teacher to teacher; carried through a lineage line. Come sit with us and share in the warmth of our “house” and see if you can feel the breeze of Suzuki Roshi’s teachings.

Monday, October 31, 2016:

“The Emphasis is on the Ground”  (or “Emptiness is the Ground”)

Here is the talk from Suzuki Roshi in Windbell Volume IX, Summer 1970: Caring for the Soil (especially as the reading part of the audio is quiet)

We hope this talk has been of benefit to you. Your generosity will support us to continue to share the teachings with others .
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Monday, October 24, 2016: (even tho the video says a dif. date :))

“BuddhaBuddhaBuddhaBuddha” (or “Just to Sit”)

From Suzuki Roshi’s talk in Windbell  Volume VII, Fall 1968

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Suggested donation: $5 -10

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