Talks Lectures, Classes, and Dharma Talks

Welcome to the Berkeley Zen Center’s library of public lectures, classes, and dharma talks.

Talks given in the current  year are on this page. To listen those from previous years, select the year from the table below.  Or, choose from a list of speakers:

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The Practice of Seeing with One’s Ears

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, May 21st 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Parables from the Lotus Sutra Class 2 of 4

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Thursday, May 19th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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The Circling of Case 87: “Medicine and Disease Subdue Each Other”

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, May 14th 2022 by Gary Artim ...
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Parables from the Lotus Sutra Class 1 of 4

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Thursday, May 12th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Introduction to The Lotus Sutra

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, May 7th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Mindfulness

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, April 30th 2022 by Peter Overton ...
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Eating the Blame

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, April 23rd 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Practice in Painful Times: Ukraine

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, April 16th 2022 by Mary Mocine ...
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Living by Vow

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, April 2nd 2022 by Karen Sundheim ...
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What is a Zen Master?

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, March 26th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Re-Opening

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, March 12th 2022 by Judy Fleischman ...
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Like This

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, March 5th 2022 by Raul Moncayo ...
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What is Happiness?

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, February 26th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Life is Basically Impossible – Shunryu Suzuki

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, February 19th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Think Not-Thinking

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, February 12th 2022 by Ed Brown ...
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Remembering Thich Nhat Hanh

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, February 5th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Three Doors of Liberation, Class Four

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Thursday, February 3rd 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Buddha’s Emotions

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, January 29th 2022 by Ryushin Andrea Thach ...
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Three Doors of Liberation, Class Three

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Thursday, January 27th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Exploring Dogen’s Gyoji

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, January 22nd 2022 by Hannah Meara ...
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Three Doors of Liberation, Class Two

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Thursday, January 20th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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To Heal the World

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, January 15th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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Three Doors of Liberation, Class One

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Thursday, January 13th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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The White Dragon’s Relics: Remembering Sojun Roshi

A talk given at Berkeley Zen Center on Saturday, January 8th 2022 by Hozan Alan Senauke ...
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