The Zen Studies Podcast

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Buddhist History
Buddhist Practice
Buddhist Teachings
Buddhist Texts
Dharma Talks
Zen Teachings

Buddhist History:

  • Ancient Indian Buddhism: The Beginnings of the Mahayana
  • Ancient Indian Buddhism: Monastic and Scholastic Activities
  • Origins and Early Development of Buddhism in Sri Lanka
  • Early Development of Mahayana Buddhism, 100 BCE – 100 CE
  • Women in Buddhism, Buddhism and Women
  • Lay Versus Ordained: History of a Buddhist Conundrum
  • Flowering, Decline and Rebirth of Indian Buddhism in the Common Era
  • Further Development of Mahayana in India, Including Major Sutras
  • Transmission of Buddhism throughout SE Asia & the History of Sri Lankan Buddhism
  • History of Buddhism in Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia, and Thailand
  • Tibetan Buddhism I: The First Propagation and the Development of Tantric Buddhism (700-900 CE)
  • Tibetan Buddhism II – Second Propagation until Modern Day, and an Example of Tantric Practice

Buddhist Practice (things Buddhists do):

  • Moment by Moment: Buddhist Practice Off the Cushion
  • Buddhist Chanting: What’s It All About and Why Do We Do It?
  • Bowing in Buddhism: What’s It All About and Why Do We Do It?
  • Buddhist Altars: Their Purpose and Meaning
  • Buddhist Ceremonies: Vesak, Festival of Buddha’s Birth
  • Bodhisattva Precepts: Practicing with a Moral Code in Everyday Life
  • Buddhist Ceremonies: Segaki/Sejiki, Festival of Hungry Ghosts

Buddha’s Teachings:

  • Buddha’s Teachings: Questions Not Tending to Edification
  • Buddha’s Teachings: Knowing for Yourself
  • Buddha’s Teachings: Dealing with Death
  • Buddha’s Teachings: Monastic and Householder Practice


Buddhist Teachings:

  • Buddhist Ideals to Live By: The Six Paramitas, or Perfections
  • The Truth Sets You Free: The Importance of Insight in Buddhism
  • The Perfection of Forbearance: Peace of Mind when Life Gets Tough
  • The Bodhisattva Ideal and Archetypal Bodhisattvas
  • Buddhist Teachings on Social Responsibility and Harmony
  • The Buddhist Teachings on Emptiness: From Anatta to Shunyata
  • How Buddhists Should Behave: Evolution of the Buddhist Precepts Part 3 (Japan)
  • How Vow Is Central to Buddhism and Zen
  • What Is Enlightenment? Separating the Myths from the Truth
  • What the Heck Is Buddha-Nature?
  • Helpful and Harmful Forms of Pleasure

Buddhist Texts:

Dharma Talks:

  • Three Major Changes We’ve Made to Buddhism in the West (Individualism, Psychology, Egalitarianism)
  • When X Happens, What Is Your “Practice?”
  • Learning to Be Your Own Teacher over Years of Hard Practice
  • Reconciling the Absolute and Relative in Your Life


  • Zazen as Enactment Ritual
  • Zazen as a Somatic (Embodied) Experience
  • The Dharma Gate of Joyful Ease: Zazen Is Not Meditation Practice
  • Sitting As If Your Hair Is on Fire (Cultivating Wholeheartedness and Passion)
  • Two Aspects of Zazen: Calm Abiding and Insight
  • Meditation Practice over a Lifetime (or How to Keep It Up)

Zen Teachings:

  • The Soto Zen “Koan Arises in Everyday Life”
  • The Zen Approach to Afflictive Emotions
  • Soto Versus Rinzai: Two Sides of Zen Practice
  • The Big Deal about Teachers, Dharma Ancestors, and Lineage in Zen
  • Emptiness: Describing an Experience, Not a Concept
  • Absolute and Relative – An Introduction to Why Everything’s Okay Even When It’s Not


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