Who Am I?

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Audio December 3, 2019

Who Are you Anyway?

John Tarrant

John inquires – Who are we anyway? Linji’s words about how the perspective of not knowing eliminates dislike. John asks – When did you become a you? How did you know?

69' 8"
Audio December 3, 2019

Amaryllis Plays Violin at Sesshin

Amaryllis Fletcher

Amaryllis Fletcher, PZI Cantor, plays violin in afternoon session.

21' 12"
Audio December 3, 2019

I Am the ‘Lead Off Batter ‘ In My Life

David Weinstein

The question Who Am I?, opens my ability to enter the space that is always there. Getting to base as the ‘lead-off batter’ in koan practice.

48' 35"
Audio December 3, 2019

The Consequences of Asking: Who Am I

John Tarrant

Inquiring into being a Me, a Who, a Somebody, into What am I?, I lose ‘myself’. ‘Everything is true’! Why doesn’t that awareness stay? More interesting to have fun that to be somebody but we cling to that.

47' 27"
Audio December 3, 2019
55' 22"
Audio December 3, 2019

Who Are We Together?

Steven Grant

Steven talks about who we are together in response to the koan: Who Am I? Inquiry and discernment. Awareness as meditation.

49' 58"
Audio November 15, 2019

Who Am I?

John Tarrant

Monday evening at Sesshin 2017 January – John talks about this basic question: Who Am I? How this inquiry sides with the dao and a sense of wonder. It opens and aligns with our natural doubt about all of our assumptions.

46' 27"
Audio November 15, 2019

Who Am I?

Allison Atwill

The question Who am I! is at the heart of Chan’s origin and our practice. Allison talks about the two states of mind this question evokes: the openness of being vs the making of the ‘me’.

68' 36"