Talks Given at the Santa Cruz Zen Center

Greetings. This page is a collection of talks given at the Santa Cruz Zen Center (SCZC). All talks are in MP3 format.

There is also an annotated index of many of the talks that Kokyo Henkel has given on the classic dharma texts.

For questions about the talks on this site, please contact Kōkyō Henkel <luminousowl@gmail.com> directly.

Kokyo Henkel
July 25, 2018
Love of Wisdom, Realism and Idealism
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Cathy Toldi
July - August, 2018
Dogen’s Mountains and Waters Sutra, class series
Class 1   (play)  (download)
Cathy Toldi
July 18, 2018
Mountains and Waters
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Patrick Teverbaugh
July 4, 2018
Vimalakirti’s Practice
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
June 27, 2018
Continuous Practice and Stages of Zen Training
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Eugene Bush
June 20, 2018
Samu, Work as Practice
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Dana Takagi
June 13, 2018
Richard’s Math Problem and the Big Questions
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Patrick Teverbaugh
June 6, 2018
Purifying the Buddha Field
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Patrice Monsour
May 30, 2018
To Study the Self
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
May 23, 2018
Four Reliances
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Eugene Bush
May 16, 2018
Sewing Buddha’s Robe
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Patrick Teverbaugh
May 9, 2018
Not Knowing and Wholeness
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Michael Newhall
May 2, 2018
Who Is That One?
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Cathy Toldi
April 25, 2018
Actualized By Myriad Things
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Ellen Richter
April 18, 2018
Offering
Wednesady night   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
April 5 - 8, 2018
Buddha's Birthday Sesshin: Absorption in the Womb of Radiant Light (Koun Ejo's Komyozo Zammai)
Sesshin talk 1   (play)  (download)
Sesshin talk 2   (play)  (download)
Sesshin talk 3   (play)  (download)
Sesshin talk 4   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
April 4, 2018
Radiant Light of the Self We All Share
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Koji Dreher
March 28, 2018
How Many Times?
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Robert Reese
March 17, 2018
Celebrating Sobun Katherine Thanas
Special event   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
March - April, 2018
Radiant Light and Nonseparation (Dogen’s Shobogenzo Komyo), class series
Class 1   (play)  (download)
Class 2   (play)  (download)
Class 3   (play)  (download)
Class 4   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
March 7, 2018
Outer, Inner, Secret Practice Focus and Radiant Light
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Richard Salzberg
February 28, 2018
Head Student Way-Seeking Mind Talk
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Neti Parekh
Februrary 21, 2018
Psychological Maturity and Ability to Liberate Beings
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Patrick Teverbaugh
February 14, 2018
The Inward Eye of Love
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Cathy Toldi
February 7, 2018
Dongshan’s Teaching of the Nonsentient
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Kokyo Henkel
January 31, 2018
Luzu Faces the Wall (Book of Serenity, case 23)
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Maia Duerr
January 24, 2018
Work That Matters
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Eugene Bush
January 17, 2018
The Forms of Practice
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)
Patrick Teverbaugh
January 2, 2018
Buddha’s Light
Wednesday night   (play)  (download)

There are also talks from earlier than 2018.