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...
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.