|Dōgen Zenji 道元禅師 (1200-1253)|
|Zen in the city (mwaltonphoto/flickr)|
Let’s just stop for a moment. Stop chasing, stop running away. When we practice zazen... More
Ancient sages sat on the diamond seat or on a large rock. They all laid grass thickly and sat on it.
Zazen has nothing to do with the function of [discursive thinking] intellect, volition, or consciousness, nor with memory, imagination, or contemplation. Do not seek to become a buddha. More
Introduction to actual practice
(Ptyica) Zen: Introduction to Zen Practice (full version) with Taigen Shodo Harada Roshi with subtitles available in English, Spanish, French, German, Danish, Italian, and Hungarian (by turning on caption option on lower left of player).
(OneDropZen.org) This is a short film for beginners about Zen Buddhist meditation by Taigen Shodo Harada Roshi, who is the abbot of Sogen-ji Zen monastery in Okayama, Japan.