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Dharma Talks given at Dai Bai Zan Cho Bo Zen Temple in Seattle, WA.

Dharma Talks given at Dai Bai Zan Cho Bo Zen Temple in Seattle, WA.
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Dharma Talks given at Dai Bai Zan Cho Bo Zen Temple in Seattle, WA.

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English


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Seirin's Deadly Snake

7/14/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the July Zazenkai at Chobo-Ji. This talk examines the fact that we cannot escape our mortality, nor can we escape our deep transcendent nature.

Duration:00:30:01

Genyo's One Thing

6/26/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the fifth day of Summer Sesshin 2019. This talk explores Zen Master Joshu's instruction to his disciple Genyo about the necessity of throwing away one's own "enlightenment", so that we can better live a life of simplicity, kindness and doing what needs doing.

Duration:00:21:42

Mishi's White Rabbit

6/25/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the middle day of Summer Sesshin 2019. This talk explores the wide and quick moving expanse of the human condition. This Teisho is very personal and includes explicit language.

Duration:00:31:30

Ungan's Great Compassionate One

6/24/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the third day of Summer Sesshin 2019. This talk explores Zen Master Ungan's metaphor for The Great Compassionate One - It's like reaching for your pillow.

Duration:00:25:43

Sozan's Dharmakaya

6/9/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the June Zazenkai at Chobo-Ji. This talk explores the realization of Dharmakaya and what we do with this realization. How do we love all beings, even Donald Trump?

Duration:00:24:48

Hogen's "By Boat or Land"

6/8/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the June Zazenkai at No Rank Zendo in Portland, OR. This talk explores simple, clear, direct, innocent speech, and also examines our desire for ease of mind.

Duration:00:31:41

Tozan Offers to the Essence

5/19/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the May 2019 half-day sit (zazenkai) at Chobo-Ji. This talk examines how we try to point at the ineffable. What does it mean to experience "Just This?"

Duration:00:23:56

Tokusan's Completion of Study

4/14/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the April Zazenkai at Chobo-Ji. This talk explores the fact that we have always been complete and that we are never completed. This realization marks the "completion of study."

Duration:00:20:31

The Sutra of Complete Awakening

4/6/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the Seattle University Zazenkai at Chobo-Ji. This talk explores Shikantaza - the core practice of "Just Sitting" listening gently and attentively to the symphony of now. Shikantaza is a prerequisite to koan study and central to both Soto and Rinzai schools of Zen practice.

Duration:00:35:30

Koyo's Garuda Bird

3/28/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the 6th day of Spring Sesshin 2019. This talk explores why many "Zen Masters" and gurus of all kinds fail in the West and also explores how to move beyond realization to maturity.

Duration:00:30:17

Razan's Arising and Vanishing

3/27/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the 5th day of Spring Sesshin 2019. This talk explores how we are all pushed around by the surface waves of arising and vanishing, coming and going, life and death. The Zen solution is to cultivate a deep keel.

Duration:00:22:14

The Old Women's Enlightenment

3/26/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the middle day of Spring Sesshin 2019. This talk explores the four artificial walls that separate us from "enlightenment" and how to dismantle them by listening to our bodies and observing mind.

Duration:00:30:49

Rakuho's Last Moments

3/10/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during Chobo-Ji's, March 2019, zazenkai. This talk explores how Zen masters point and prod us towards finding our own way in this matter of life and death.

Duration:00:37:00

Ummon's White and Black

2/10/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on during Chobo-Ji's, Feb. 2019, zazenkai. This talk explores the playfulness of two Zen masters, Ummon and Kempo. Oh that we all could be this sharp and intimate.

Duration:00:28:37

Shinke's Dharma Talk

1/20/2019
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This "Follower of the Way" Dharma Talk was given by Peter Shinke Ilgenfritz on January 20, 2019 at Chobo-Ji. Shinke reviews how Zen practice has influenced his life since his first sesshin in 2002 by going over three koans that have most informed his journey.

Duration:00:25:09

Rakuho's Acquienscence

1/13/2019
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during Chobo-Ji's, Jan. 2019, zazenkai. This talk explores how to find the path of flowering and individuation beyond ego inflation and deflation. How do we face rejection? What comes after "enlightenment?"

Duration:00:27:50

Kyozan's State of Mind

12/15/2018
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho during the No Rank Zendo zazenkai in Dec. 2018. This talk explores the intimacy an open heart-mind and how our discriminating mind gets in our way prior to a breakthrough and then becomes more refined afterwards. This talk also explores the use of koans as can opener to our deep heart-mind, where the "teacher" asks the question and the "student" investigates with the only instruction to do zazen.

Duration:00:28:14

Gokoku's Three Shames

12/8/2018
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the seventh day of Rohatsu Sesshin 2018. This talk explores the shame of attaching to our clarity or awakening. It also explores our deep family relations in or out of sesshin.

Duration:00:34:12

Kyozan Points to Snow Lion

12/7/2018
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the sixth day of Rohatsu Sesshin 2018. This talk explores the use of affirmation and negation in Zen training and the importance of not relying on clarity for everyday openheartedness.

Duration:00:20:40

Roso Faces the Wall

12/6/2018
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Genjo Marinello Osho gave this Teisho on the fifth day of Rohatsu Sesshin 2018. This talk explores the core teaching of the Zen tradition as demonstrated by Zen Master Roso Houn (Luzu Baoyun), a Dharma Heir of Baso Doitsu and Dharma Brother to Nansen and Hyakujo. It also explores how to enter samadhi when exhausted, dull or full of doubt.

Duration:00:31:47