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Sutras

This page is not an all-inclusive presentation of Buddhist, Zen, Soto Zen sutras, chants, gathas. Just what's happened to have ended up on cuke and a few other places in the Shunryu Suzuki lineage

Berkeley ZC Chants

SFZC - Services, Sutras, Texts, and Songs

Soto Zen Scriptures for Daily Services and Practices


Heart Sutra page

Trikaya - Shunryu Suzuki lectures on the Lotus Sutra

Lotus Sutra lectures on shunryusuzuki.com

Taigen Dan Leighton on Shunryu Suzuki and the Lotus Sutra

Excerpt from Shunryu Suzuki lecture - spirit of the Lotus Sutra

Sandokai - Suzuki lectures on plus more

Blue Cliff Records lectures

At lecture Search Form on shunryusuzuki.com Subject dropdown includes these plus Eko and Genjo Koan lectures

Two Suzuki lectures on the Ryaku Fusatsu ceremony chant

Buddha's First Sutra

The Way of Eiheiji booklet with recordings of chants from Eiheiji

---------- Sutras and Kanji from the booklet

Dogen's Mountain and Rivers Sutra - art by Dan Welch plus translation and comment

DC Meal Chant study with old Tassajara meal chant card

DC chant and other studies


Diamond Sutra

A copy of the Chinese version of Diamond Sūtra, found among the Dunhuang manuscripts in the early 20th century by Aurel Stein, was dated back to May 11, 868.[1] It is, in the words of the British Library, "the earliest complete survival of a dated printed book." - from Wikipedia

The Diamond Sutra at Tassajara


Thank You and OK - Ch54 - Dueling Sutras


Jack van Allen sent this years ago and wrote it was a 6th century heart sutra but I don't see those characters and the file name included "mahapari" which must be the Maha Parinibbana Sutra. - dc


Gary Snyder's Smokey the Bear Sutra from the summer 1970 Wind Bell

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