Recordings

Foundations of Zen Buddhism: Introductory lectures by Arno Hess

Lecture 1     Who am I? Personal development, therapeutic and transpersonal contexts in meditation and Zen.  Play
Lecture 2     The Three Aims of Zen: A roadmap to breaking the barrier of dualism. Play
Lecture 3     Ethics, Concentration and Wisdom in Zen Practice: Embodiment methods of the Eightfold Path elements. Play
Lecture 4     Incorporating Zen practice in daily life: Practical applications. Play
Lecture 5     The role of secular sangha and teacher-student engagement in Zen: Koans as wisdom practice. Play

Teishos: Arno Hess

18/09/2022 Hekiganroku, Case 9: Jôshû’s Four Gates (Audio) Play
21/08/2022 Shôyôroku, Case 15: Kyôsan thrusts his hoe in the ground (Audio) Play
20/03/2022 Hekiganroku, Case 56: Kinsan’s “Single Arrow” (Audio) Play
23/01/2022 Shôyôroku, Case 5: Seigen’s “Price of Rice” (Audio) Play
21/11/2021 Shôyôroku, Case 66: Kyûhô’s “Head and Tail” (Audio) Play
23/10/2021 Mumonkan, Case 47: Tosotsu’s Three Barriers (Audio) Play
21/10/2021 Denkôroku, Chapter 34: Kôsai Daishi – Part 2/2 (Audio) Play
19/10/2021 Denkôroku, Chapter 34: Kôsai Daishi – Part 1/2 (Audio) Play
18/10/2021 Mumonkan, Case 1: Jôshû’s Dog (Audio) Play
15/08/2021 Mumonkan, Case 23: Think Neither Good Nor Evil (Audio Only) Play
16/05/2021 Mumonkan, Case 46: Stepping Forward on Top of a Pole (Audio Only) Play
10/04/2021 Mumonkan, Case 19: Ordinary Mind is the Way (Audio Only) Play
09/04/2021 Mumonkan, Case 1: Jôshû’s Dog (Audio Only) Play
21/02/2021 Mumonkan, Case 16: The Sound of the Bell and the Seven-Panel Robe Play
19/10/2020 Mumonkan, Case 1: Jôshû’s Dog (Audio Only) Play
20/09/2020 Mumonkan, Case 36: Meeting a Man Who Has Accomplished the Way (Audio Only) Play
21/06/2020 Mumonkan, Case 1: Jôshû’s Dog Play