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
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.