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Dharma Talks

Welcome to the Empty Field Zendo online library of Dharma Talks. Unless otherwise noted, all teishos are given by Sensei Ray Ruzan Cicetti either at Empty Field or at our sister zendo, Empty Bowl, in New Jersey.

Newly-posted teishos are marked.

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Date Dharma Talk Play Length
The Four Great Bodhisattva Vows
11/07/2014 Verse 1: Creations are numberless; I vow to free them 30:02
11/07/2014 Verse 2: Delusions are inexhaustible; I vow to put an end to them 19:47
11/08/2014 Verse 3: Dharmas are boundless; I vow to master them 21:22
11/08/2014 Verse 4: The enlightened way is unsurpassable; I vow to embody it 28:01
Other Teishos
11/04/2016 The Sound of One Hand 28:38
11/05/2016 Two Inches from Our Life 21:33
11/09/2015 Joshu’s Dog. Mumonkan Case 1. 53:48
08/04/2015 Living Zen in the 21st Century 27:46
07/19/2013 Kyogan’s Man Hanging from a Tree. Mumonkan Case 5. 27:42
07/19/2013 Ummon’s Everyone Has Their Own Light 30:56
07/14/2012 No-Self and Nirvana Teisho 40:24
07/13/2012 Impermanence Teisho 26:59
02/18/2012 Mu Teisho 25:37
11/2011 Love Teisho 28:37
  The Four Immeasurables
07/01/2011 1 – Lovingkindness Dharma Talk 15:38
07/01/2011 2 – Lovingkindness Guided Meditation 16:47
07/01/2011 3 – Sympathetic Joy Dharma Talk 10:56
07/01/2011 4 – Sympathetic Joy Guided Meditation 13:05
07/02/2011 5 – Compassion Dharma Talk 13:16
07/02/2011 6 – Compassion Guided Meditation 13:09
07/02/2011 7 – Equanimity Dharma Talk 16:12
07/02/2011 8 – Equanimity Guided Meditation 13:47