sitting meditation

Audio September 10, 2020

Excerpt: One Lamp Lights Another – Yumen with John Tarrant Roshi

John Tarrant

PZI Zen Online – Audio Excerpt – A lamp as an image to sit with from John’s Sunday Sept 6th Dharma talk: ‘Yunmen Has a Light and So Do You’. A koan for September and end of summer. The dharma is one lamp that lights another but is never extinguished. That lamp is yours. Meditation is any moment of sanity when I am not caught by demons of delusion. As recorded Sept 6 2020

23' 7"
Audio April 9, 2020

‘Save A Ghost’ -PZI Zen Online – Recorded April 8th

Jesse Cardin

Zoom Zen Audio – Jesse Cardin Roshi takes us on a journey to the underworld through myth and story; Odysseus, Circe, Hades. As recorded includes: intro to the koan ‘Save a Ghost’, 2 silent meditation segments, talk and shared comments.

89' 18"
Audio April 9, 2020
89' 29"
Audio April 8, 2020

‘Not Knowing is Most Intimate’ – Zen Online – Recorded April 3

Sarah Bender

Zoom Zen – Sarah Bender, Roshi reflects on the intimacy of not knowing, the nearness of all of us in this dreamy emergent time. Wandering and not knowing are allies now. As recorded Friday, April 3rd, includes: Sarah’s intro & Dharma talk, silent meditation segments and sharing.

91' 1"
Audio March 30, 2020

Stop the Dogs Barking at Midnight! – PZI Zoom Zen: Mar. 24th

Allison Atwill

Zoom Zen Audio – Allison talks us through the first indications of our new normal. Tenderness for the smallest things. Her talk is first and then a silent meditation with the koan: ‘Stop the dogs barking at midnight!’, poems & reflections afterward.

63' 14"
Audio March 29, 2020

Freely I Watch the Tracks of the Flying Birds – PZI Zoom Zen: Mar. 29th

John Tarrant

John Tarrant – Zoom Zen meditation Session recorded Sun. March 29th, 2020 – The session includes: John’s intro and the koan, a long silent meditation segment with music, guitar by Jordan McConnell. (Music is as recorded via Zoom, so not as pristine as in person) As recorded: John speaks meditation instructions and the koan throughout meditation segment followed by a talk and some comments. Closing: Bells, violin, 4 vows – PZI Cantor, Amaryllis Fletcher.

74' 42"
Misc November 27, 2017