The Coin Lost in the River (MK64)

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Audio November 14, 2019
47' 55"
Text September 18, 2019

Lost And Found

John Tarrant

The practice part of it is that it doesn’t matter if you think you lost the coin and start to be unhappy about life. That is another theory. And it doesn’t matter how many times that theory rises. Even that theory is the coin. A koan practice means that you go back to the river over and over again and you can trust that process.

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Misc December 17, 2017
Misc December 17, 2017
Audio November 27, 2017

Coin Lost in the River is Found in the River

Jon Joseph

Jon Joseph gives a talk during Fall Sesshin: September 22, 2017.

47' 55"
Text November 24, 2017

How to Practice Zen Koans

John Tarrant

“A koan is a little healing story, a conversation, an image, a fragment of a song. It’s something to keep you company, whatever you are doing. There’s a tradition of koan study to transform your heart and the way you move in the world.” March 2016.

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