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April Talk: Explorations in Inquiry

03.21.2015  |  No Comments ››

Callie Cline, Second Life Creator and Model, and Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: Explorations in Inquiry On April 25th at 1:00 PM ... Continue Reading »

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March Zen Talk: No Enlightenment

02.15.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: No Enlightenment Mi Hu had a student go to Yangshan and ask, “Do Chan students ... Continue Reading »

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February Zen Talk: The Four Noble Truths

01.18.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: The Four Noble Truths 1. Anguish is everywhere. 2. We desire permanent existence for ourselves and for our ... Continue Reading »

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January’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What Is This Called?

12.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, January 3, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: What Is This Called? Hotei always strolled around the streets, carrying a cloth sack and ... Continue Reading »

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November’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much

10.06.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST November's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much This month's Koan: Thank You Very Much Once upon ... Continue Reading »

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October’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate

09.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat October's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate This month's Koan: Dizang’s Most Intimate Dizang asked Fayan, “Where are you going from ... Continue Reading »

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September’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: BUSY! BUSY!

08.09.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Yunyan Sweeps the Ground Once when Yunyan was sweeping the ground, Daowu said, “Busy, busy!” Yunyan said, “You should know that ... Continue Reading »

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August’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: The Whole World is Medicine

07.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Sickness and medicine are in accord with each other. The whole world is medicine. What am I? Yunmen Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, ... Continue Reading »

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July’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Linji Washes His Feet

06.18.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: During his pilgrimage Zhaozhou came to see Linji. He met him just as Linji was washing his feet. Zhaozhou asked, ... Continue Reading »

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June’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Perfectly Imperfect

05.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the Kido collection. The koan: Perfectly Imperfect One day Master Chokei held his lecture in the hall. ... Continue Reading »

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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

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April Talk: Explorations in Inquiry

03.21.2015  |  No Comments ››

Callie Cline, Second Life Creator and Model, and Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: Explorations in Inquiry On April 25th at 1:00 PM ... Continue Reading »

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March Zen Talk: No Enlightenment

02.15.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: No Enlightenment Mi Hu had a student go to Yangshan and ask, “Do Chan students ... Continue Reading »

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February Zen Talk: The Four Noble Truths

01.18.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: The Four Noble Truths 1. Anguish is everywhere. 2. We desire permanent existence for ourselves and for our ... Continue Reading »

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January’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What Is This Called?

12.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, January 3, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: What Is This Called? Hotei always strolled around the streets, carrying a cloth sack and ... Continue Reading »

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November’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much

10.06.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST November's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much This month's Koan: Thank You Very Much Once upon ... Continue Reading »

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October’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate

09.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat October's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate This month's Koan: Dizang’s Most Intimate Dizang asked Fayan, “Where are you going from ... Continue Reading »

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September’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: BUSY! BUSY!

08.09.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Yunyan Sweeps the Ground Once when Yunyan was sweeping the ground, Daowu said, “Busy, busy!” Yunyan said, “You should know that ... Continue Reading »

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August’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: The Whole World is Medicine

07.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Sickness and medicine are in accord with each other. The whole world is medicine. What am I? Yunmen Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, ... Continue Reading »

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July’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Linji Washes His Feet

06.18.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: During his pilgrimage Zhaozhou came to see Linji. He met him just as Linji was washing his feet. Zhaozhou asked, ... Continue Reading »

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June’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Perfectly Imperfect

05.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the Kido collection. The koan: Perfectly Imperfect One day Master Chokei held his lecture in the hall. ... Continue Reading »

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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

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April Talk: Explorations in Inquiry

03.21.2015  |  No Comments ››

Callie Cline, Second Life Creator and Model, and Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: Explorations in Inquiry On April 25th at 1:00 PM ... Continue Reading »

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March Zen Talk: No Enlightenment

02.15.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: No Enlightenment Mi Hu had a student go to Yangshan and ask, “Do Chan students ... Continue Reading »

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February Zen Talk: The Four Noble Truths

01.18.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: The Four Noble Truths 1. Anguish is everywhere. 2. We desire permanent existence for ourselves and for our ... Continue Reading »

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January’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What Is This Called?

12.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, January 3, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: What Is This Called? Hotei always strolled around the streets, carrying a cloth sack and ... Continue Reading »

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November’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much

10.06.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST November's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much This month's Koan: Thank You Very Much Once upon ... Continue Reading »

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October’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate

09.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat October's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate This month's Koan: Dizang’s Most Intimate Dizang asked Fayan, “Where are you going from ... Continue Reading »

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September’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: BUSY! BUSY!

08.09.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Yunyan Sweeps the Ground Once when Yunyan was sweeping the ground, Daowu said, “Busy, busy!” Yunyan said, “You should know that ... Continue Reading »

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August’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: The Whole World is Medicine

07.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Sickness and medicine are in accord with each other. The whole world is medicine. What am I? Yunmen Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, ... Continue Reading »

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July’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Linji Washes His Feet

06.18.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: During his pilgrimage Zhaozhou came to see Linji. He met him just as Linji was washing his feet. Zhaozhou asked, ... Continue Reading »

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June’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Perfectly Imperfect

05.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the Kido collection. The koan: Perfectly Imperfect One day Master Chokei held his lecture in the hall. ... Continue Reading »

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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

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April Talk: Explorations in Inquiry

03.21.2015  |  No Comments ››

Callie Cline, Second Life Creator and Model, and Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: Explorations in Inquiry On April 25th at 1:00 PM ... Continue Reading »

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March Zen Talk: No Enlightenment

02.15.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: No Enlightenment Mi Hu had a student go to Yangshan and ask, “Do Chan students ... Continue Reading »

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February Zen Talk: The Four Noble Truths

01.18.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: The Four Noble Truths 1. Anguish is everywhere. 2. We desire permanent existence for ourselves and for our ... Continue Reading »

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January’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What Is This Called?

12.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, January 3, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: What Is This Called? Hotei always strolled around the streets, carrying a cloth sack and ... Continue Reading »

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November’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much

10.06.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST November's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much This month's Koan: Thank You Very Much Once upon ... Continue Reading »

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October’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate

09.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat October's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate This month's Koan: Dizang’s Most Intimate Dizang asked Fayan, “Where are you going from ... Continue Reading »

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September’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: BUSY! BUSY!

08.09.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Yunyan Sweeps the Ground Once when Yunyan was sweeping the ground, Daowu said, “Busy, busy!” Yunyan said, “You should know that ... Continue Reading »

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August’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: The Whole World is Medicine

07.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Sickness and medicine are in accord with each other. The whole world is medicine. What am I? Yunmen Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, ... Continue Reading »

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July’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Linji Washes His Feet

06.18.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: During his pilgrimage Zhaozhou came to see Linji. He met him just as Linji was washing his feet. Zhaozhou asked, ... Continue Reading »

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June’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Perfectly Imperfect

05.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the Kido collection. The koan: Perfectly Imperfect One day Master Chokei held his lecture in the hall. ... Continue Reading »

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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

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April Talk: Explorations in Inquiry

03.21.2015  |  No Comments ››

Callie Cline, Second Life Creator and Model, and Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: Explorations in Inquiry On April 25th at 1:00 PM ... Continue Reading »

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March Zen Talk: No Enlightenment

02.15.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: No Enlightenment Mi Hu had a student go to Yangshan and ask, “Do Chan students ... Continue Reading »

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February Zen Talk: The Four Noble Truths

01.18.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: The Four Noble Truths 1. Anguish is everywhere. 2. We desire permanent existence for ourselves and for our ... Continue Reading »

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January’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What Is This Called?

12.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, January 3, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: What Is This Called? Hotei always strolled around the streets, carrying a cloth sack and ... Continue Reading »

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November’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much

10.06.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST November's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much This month's Koan: Thank You Very Much Once upon ... Continue Reading »

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October’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate

09.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat October's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate This month's Koan: Dizang’s Most Intimate Dizang asked Fayan, “Where are you going from ... Continue Reading »

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September’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: BUSY! BUSY!

08.09.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Yunyan Sweeps the Ground Once when Yunyan was sweeping the ground, Daowu said, “Busy, busy!” Yunyan said, “You should know that ... Continue Reading »

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August’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: The Whole World is Medicine

07.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Sickness and medicine are in accord with each other. The whole world is medicine. What am I? Yunmen Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, ... Continue Reading »

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July’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Linji Washes His Feet

06.18.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: During his pilgrimage Zhaozhou came to see Linji. He met him just as Linji was washing his feet. Zhaozhou asked, ... Continue Reading »

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June’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Perfectly Imperfect

05.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the Kido collection. The koan: Perfectly Imperfect One day Master Chokei held his lecture in the hall. ... Continue Reading »

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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »

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April Talk: Explorations in Inquiry

03.21.2015  |  No Comments ››

Callie Cline, Second Life Creator and Model, and Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: Explorations in Inquiry On April 25th at 1:00 PM ... Continue Reading »

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March Zen Talk: No Enlightenment

02.15.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: No Enlightenment Mi Hu had a student go to Yangshan and ask, “Do Chan students ... Continue Reading »

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February Zen Talk: The Four Noble Truths

01.18.2015  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, February 7, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Topic: The Four Noble Truths 1. Anguish is everywhere. 2. We desire permanent existence for ourselves and for our ... Continue Reading »

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January’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What Is This Called?

12.19.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, January 3, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST This month's Koan: What Is This Called? Hotei always strolled around the streets, carrying a cloth sack and ... Continue Reading »

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November’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much

10.06.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat Saturday, November 8, 2014, 1:00pm – 2:30pm PST November's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Thank You Very Much This month's Koan: Thank You Very Much Once upon ... Continue Reading »

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October’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate

09.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat October's Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Not knowing is most intimate This month's Koan: Dizang’s Most Intimate Dizang asked Fayan, “Where are you going from ... Continue Reading »

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September’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: BUSY! BUSY!

08.09.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Yunyan Sweeps the Ground Once when Yunyan was sweeping the ground, Daowu said, “Busy, busy!” Yunyan said, “You should know that ... Continue Reading »

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August’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: The Whole World is Medicine

07.21.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: Sickness and medicine are in accord with each other. The whole world is medicine. What am I? Yunmen Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, ... Continue Reading »

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July’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Linji Washes His Feet

06.18.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat This month's Koan: During his pilgrimage Zhaozhou came to see Linji. He met him just as Linji was washing his feet. Zhaozhou asked, ... Continue Reading »

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June’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: Perfectly Imperfect

05.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the Kido collection. The koan: Perfectly Imperfect One day Master Chokei held his lecture in the hall. ... Continue Reading »

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May’s Monthly Zen Talk at Kannonji: What is the one-word charm?

04.13.2014  |  No Comments ››

Steven Grant of the Pacific Zen Institute will speak at Kannonji Zen Retreat and the subject will be a Koan from the collection of koans that have been handed down from the medieval Kamakura period ... Continue Reading »

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Practicing With Heart: Guest Talk by Teacher Deb Saint

03.22.2014  |  No Comments ››

Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb retired from a long productive and satisfying public service career working with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the ... Continue Reading »