Zen Dharma Talks
CLICK HERE to listen to or download Dharma Talks given by Sharon “Meho” Petit Sensei and other sangha members.
Topical dharma teachings by Domyo Burk, founder of Bright Way Zen, available through the Zen Studies Podcast website.
Tibetan Dharma Talks
Khentrul Lodrö Thayé Rinpoche’s Teachings (some free, some by donation)
Online Resources & Publications
Choboji (Seattle Zen Temple) – see the “Instruction” and “Literature” tabs for insightful teachings, chant/sutra book, and book recommendations.
Katog Choling – the Nyingma lineage the sangha is formally affiliated with.
Gompa – online collaboration between multiple Tibetan monasteries and teachers to provide teachings and other services.
How to Meditate (Lion’s Roar) – basic introductions to meditation and Buddhism.
Zen and Dzogchen: Unifying the Ground and Result (David Paul Boaz) – for advanced practitioners, a trans-Buddhist essay illuminating the unity of our True Nature and our practice.
Verses on the Faith Mind (Sosan Ganchi Zenji) – pointing “the Way.”
Song of Zazen (Hakuin Ekaku Zenji) – 4 translations of Hakuin’s celebration of zazen.
NVC at Choboji: Realizing Peace through Right Speech (Matthew “Suihei” Morgan) – relates efforts to expand formal Zen practice to include practice of Right Speech.
Awakening of the Heart: Essential Buddhist Sutras and Commentaries (Thich Nhat Hanh) [Amazon]
The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World (Dalai Lama & Desmond Tutu) [Amazon]
The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation (Thich Nhat Hanh) [Amazon]
An Introduction to Zen Buddhism (D.T. Suzuki; Grove Press 1994) [Amazon]
The Way of Zen (Alan Watts) [Amazon]
The Three Pillars of Zen: Teaching, Practice, and Enlightenment (Philip Kapleau Roshi) [Amazon]
Instructions to the Cook: A Zen Master's Lessons in Living a Life That Matters (Bernie Glassman Roshi) [Amazon]
Bring Me the Rhinoceros: And Other Zen Koans That Will Save Your Life (John Tarrant) [Amazon]
Vimalakirti & the Awakened Heart (Joan Sutherland Roshi) [Amazon]
Words of My Perfect Teacher: A Complete Translation of a Classic Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism (Patrul Rinpoche) [Amazon]
Reflections on Silver River (Ken McCloud; a commentary on the 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva as taught to him by Garchen Rinpoche) [Amazon]
The Heart Attack Sutra: A New Commentary on the Heart Sutra (Karl Brunnhölzl) [Amazon]
What Makes You Not a Buddhist (Dzongsar Khyentse) [Amazon]
A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (Shantideva) [Amazon]
Open Heart, Open Mind: Awakening The Power of Essence Love (Tsoknyi Rinpoche) [Amazon]
Gates to Buddhist Practice (Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche) [Amazon]
Books by Mingyur Rinpoche, including the latest, In Love With the World: a Monk's Journey Through the Bardos of Living and Dying [Amazon]