This talk explores the importance of standing on our feet and how sitting helps with that.
Travis Marsot remembers Suzuki Roshi and explores his own practice.
This talk explores external and internal motivation in practice, and waking up from self-centeredness.
“Wooden Buddha”. This talk relates to Giuseppe’s encounter with Joshu’s words: “A gold Buddha does not pass through a furnace; a wooden Buddha does not pass through fire; a mud Buddha does not pass through water” (Blue Cliff Record, Case 96).