Dharma Talk: “If You See the Plato, Kill the Plato.”

NOTE: The following Dharma Talk was given by Rev. Charama on Sunday, February 25th, 2018: “If You See the Plato, Kill the Plato” One of the great benefits of Zen is that it can help cure us of the dualistic thinking the Western world inherited from Plato. Essentially, Plato posited that there’s an ideal somewhere … [Read more…]

Dharma Talk: “Death By Concepts”

  NOTE: The following Dharma Talk was given by Rev. Charama on Sunday, January 14, 2018: “Death By Concepts” It’s probable most people have heard of – perhaps have even eaten – the rich and decadent dessert called “Death By Chocolate.” Or, if you’re of a certain age (or if you have a yen for … [Read more…]