Kannon Do Zen Meditation Center Podcasts

These talks are from the weekly lectures presented by the abbot and guest speakers. Located in Mountain View, California, Kannon Do is a Soto Zen meditation center in the tradition of Zen Master Shunryu Suzuki. Since its inception in the mid-1960's, Kannon Do has provided opportunities for daily meditation and retreats, as well as the study of Buddhist teachings and the exploration of spiritual practice in daily life.
Episodes 16-24 of 241 episodes

24. The Odds of Life

December 18, 2018 | Podcast

A mind of practice does not feel a need to try to win.

23. Host & Guest

December 4, 2018 | Podcast

This talk discusses the need to express our spiritual dimension through the activities of everyday life.

22. Rose Colored Glasses

November 27, 2018 | Podcast

This talk explores the question of how to bring Zen practice to daily life.

21. The Mind of Happiness

November 13, 2018 | Podcast

This talk explores the relationship between happiness and spiritual orientation.

20. Digging the Ground

November 8, 2018 | Podcast

This lecture discusses how spiritual practice begins with questions about life.

19. Is Buddhism Negative?

November 6, 2018 | Podcast

Abbot Les Kaye talks about the relationship between the dualistic and the non-dualistic.

18. Trust

November 1, 2018 | Podcast

This lecture discusses the importance of trust as spiritual practice.

17. Leadership Revisited

October 30, 2018 | Podcast

This lecture discusses the need for a new dimension of leadership in today’s institutions.

16. Finding Our Own Way

October 9, 2018 | Podcast

This talk explores finding our true self in each other.