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Apr 16, 2018

This is a Dharma Talk given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei at the Buddhist Temple of Toledo.  In this talk Rinsen Sensei explores who we are within the Dharma eye with the case of Master Joshu’s Four Gates.

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Apr 9, 2018

This Dharma talk was given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik at the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk, Rinsen Sensei discusses a quote from Suzuki Roshi's Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind.

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Apr 2, 2018

This Dharma talk was given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik at the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk, Rinsen Sensei discusses a passage from the Hokke-Ten-Hokke, "The Dharma Flower Turns the Dharma Flower" from Master Dogen's Shobogenzo.

 

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Mar 26, 2018

This talk was given by the Rinsen Sensei at the Buddhist Temple of Toledo.  In this talk, Sensei utilizes the Dhammapada and an excerpt from the home liturgy to explore the place of virtue in the practice of the Buddhadharma.

 

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Mar 19, 2018

This Dharma Talk was given by Rinsen Sensei at the Buddhist Temple of Toledo.  In this talk Sensei delves into Case #8 of the Blue Cliff Record, "Suigan's Eyebrows".  To see the deepest truth of ourselves, we need to see it for ourselves.  How do teacher's guide us without just giving it to us?  That which is handed to us, has no power for the road.

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Mar 12, 2018

This Talk was given by Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei during Ango opening Sesshin on Saturday, March 3rd 2018.  Here Rinsen reminds us that death waits for all of us but not a a frightening enemy.  Death can be encountered and a companion to our lives, reminding us that our time is limited.

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Mar 5, 2018

Ango is 90 day period in which we resolve to intensify our practice.  In this talk, Rinsen Sensei offers comments for our Spring Ango Opening ceremony.  In this Ango we will be exploring the topic of death and how it functions as a vehicle of the Dharma.

Feb 26, 2018

This Dharma talk was given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik at the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo.  In this talk, given on Nehan, the commemoration of the Buddha’s death,  Rinsen Sensei talks about  the Buddhist conception of death, and also how the practice of Buddhism continues even after the death of the historical Buddha. 

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Feb 19, 2018

This is a Dharma talk given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei at the Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk, Rinsen Sensei explores the Value of the Sangha. Practicing compassion together can strengthen your practice and the practice of others. You can be real within the Sangha.

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Feb 12, 2018

This Dharma Talk and discussion was lead by Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei during sesshin with the Buddhist Temple of Toledo in January of 2018.

 

In this talk, Rinsen Sensei explores case 7 fromt he Blue Cliff Record, "You Are Echo".

Feb 5, 2018

This Dharma talk was given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik at the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo.  In this talk,  Rinsen Sensei talks about case 6 of the Blue Cliff Record.   What does it mean to say that every day is a good day?   Does that mean that if one just will do the practice, all one’s problems will go away and life will be all unicorns and roses?  

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Jan 29, 2018

This Dharma talk was given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik at the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk, Rinsen Sensei discusses a verse on wakefulness from Chapter 2 of the Dhammapada.

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Jan 22, 2018

In this Dharma Talk, Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei explores Case 5 from the Blue Cliff Record (Hekiganroku): Seppo's "A Grain of Rice".

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Jan 15, 2018

 

This Dharma talk was given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik at the Great Heartland Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk, Rinsen Sensei relates the story of the Buddha on Bodhi Day.

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Jan 8, 2018

This is a Dharma talk given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei of the Buddhist Temple of Toledo.   In this talk Rinsen Sensei explores the question of how we can use the difficult aspects (or people) in our lives to practice compassion and patience.  

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Jan 1, 2018

This is a Dharma talk given by the Reverend Jay Rinsen Weik Sensei of The Buddhist Temple of Toledo. In this talk Rinsen Sensei explores Peace, Solitude and Silence, Zen-ness, if you will. By reviewing the Blue Cliff Record case number 4 we understand that honoring stillness is of value to who we are.

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