"SHOBOGENZO The Treasure House of the Eye of the True Teaching" by Eihei Dogen
Translated by Reverend Master Hubert Nearman, Order of Buddhist Contemplatives
Shasta Abbey Press, Mount Shasta, California 2007 ISBN: 978-0-930066-27-7
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The following discourses are available for individual download.
1 Bendowa A Discourse on Doing One's Utmost in Practicing the Way of the Buddha
2 Makahannya-haramitsu On the Great Wisdom That Is Beyond Discriminatory Thought
3 Genjo Koan On the Spiritual Question as It Manifests Before Your Very Eyes
4 Ikka Myoju On 'The One Bright Pearl'
5 Juundo-shiki On Conduct Appropriate for the Auxiliary Cloud Hall
6 Soku Shin Ze Butsu On 'Your Very Mind Is Buddha'
7 Senjo On Washing Yourself Clean
8 Keisei Sanshoku On 'The Rippling of a Valley Stream, the Contour of a Mountain'
9 Shoaku Makusa On 'Refrain from All Evil Whatsoever'
10 Raihai Tokuzui On ' Respectful Bowing Will Secure for You the Very Marrow of the Way'
11 Uji On 'Just for the Time Being, Just for a While, For the Whole of Time is the Whole of Existence'
12 Den'e On the Transmission of the Kesa
13 Sansui Kyo On the Spiritual Discourses of the Mountains and the Water
14 Busso On the Buddhas and the Ancestors
15 Shisho On the Record of Transmission
16 Hokke Ten Hokke On 'The Flowering of the Dharma Sets the Dharma's Flowering in Motion'
17 Shin Fukatoku On 'The Mind Cannot Be Held Onto' (Oral version)
Translator's Addendum to Chapter 17
18 Shin Fukatoku On 'The Mind Cannot Be Grasped' (Written version)
19 Kokyo On the Ancient Mirror
20 Kankin On Reading Scriptures
21 Bussho On Buddha Nature
Chapter Translator's Addendum to Chapter 21
22 Gyobutsu Iigi On the Everyday Behavior of a Buddha Doing His Practice
23 Bukkyo On What the Buddha Taught
24 Jinzu On the Marvelous Spiritual Abilities
25 Daigo On the Great Realization
26 Zazen Shin On Wanshi's ' Kindly Advice for Doing Seated Meditation'
27 Butsu Kojo Ji On Experiencing That Which Is Above and Beyond Buddhahood
28 Immo On That Which Comes Like This
29 Gyoji On Ceaseless Practice
30 Kaiin Zammai On 'The Meditative State That Bears the Seal of the Ocean'
31 Juki On Predicting Buddhahood
32 Kannon On Kannon, the Bodhisattva of Compassion
Translator's Addendum to Chapter 32
33 Arakan On Arhat
34 Hakujushi On the Cypress Tree
35 Komyo On the Brightness of the Light
36 Shinjin Gakudo On Learning the Way Through Body and Mind
37 Muchu Setsumu On a Vision Within a Vision and a Dream Within a Dream
38 Dotoku On Expressing What One Has Realized
39 Gabyo On ' A Picture of a Rice Cake'
40 Zenki On Functioning Fully
41 Sesshin Sessho On Expressing One's True Nature by Expressing One's Intent
42 Darani On Invocations: What We Offer to the Buddhas and Ancestors
43 Tsuki On the Moon as One's Excellent Nature
44 Kuge On the Flowering of the Unbounded
45 Kobusshin On What the Mind of an Old Buddha Is
46 Bodaisatta Shishobo On the Four Exemplary Acts of a Bodhisattva
47 Katto On The Vines That Entangle: the Vines That Embrace
48 Sangai Yuishin On 'The Threefold World Is Simply Your Mind'
49 Shoho Jisso On the Real Form of All Thoughts and Things
50 Bukkyo On Buddhist Scriptures
51 Butsudo On the Buddha's Way
52 Mitsugo On the Heart-to-Heart Language of Intimacy
53 Hossho On the True Nature of All Things
54 Mujo Seppo On the Dharma That Nonsentient Beings Express
55 Semmen On Washing Your Face
56 Zazengi On the Model for Doing Meditation
57 Baika On the Plum Blossom
58 Jippo On the Whole Universe in All Ten Directions
59 Kembutsu On Encountering Buddha
60 Henzan On Seeking One's Master Far and Wide
61 Ganzei On the Eye of a Buddha
62 Kajo On Everyday Life
63 Ryugin On the Roar of a Dragon
64 Shunju On Spring and Autumn: Warming Up and Cooling Down
65 Soshi Seirai I On Why Our Ancestral Master Came from the West
66 Udonge On the Udumbara Blossom
67 Hotsu Mujo Shin On Giving Rise to the Unsurpassed Mind
68 Nyorai Zenshin On the Universal Body of the Tathagata
69 Zammai-o Zammai On the Meditative State That Is the Lord of Meditative States
70 Sanjushichihon Bodai Bumpo On the Thirty-Seven Methods of Training for Realizing Enlightenment
71 Temborin On Turning the Wheel of the Dharma
72 Jisho Zammai On the Meditative State of One's True Nature
73 Daishugyo On the Great Practice
74 Menju On Conferring the Face-to-Face Transmission
75 Koku On the Unbounded
76 Hatsu'u On a Monk's Bowl
77 Ango On the Summer Retreat
78 Tashintsu On Reading the Minds and Hearts of Others
79 O Saku Sendaba On 'The King Requests Something from Sindh'
80 Jikuin Mon On Instructions for Monks in the Kitchen Hall
81 Shukke On Leaving Home Life Behind
82 Shukke Kudoku On the Spiritual Merits of Leaving Home Life Behind
83 Jukai On Receiving the Precepts
84 Kesa Kudoku On the Spiritual Merits of the Kesa
85 Hotsu Bodai Shin On Giving Rise to the Enlightened Mind
86 Kuyo Shobutsu On Making Venerative Offerings to Buddhas
87 Kie Bupposo Ho On Taking Refuge in the Treasures of Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha
88 Jinshin Inga On the Absolute Certainty of Cause and Effect
89 Sanji Go On Karmic Retribution in the Three Temporal Periods
90 Shime On 'The Four Horses'
91 Shizen Biku On the Monk in the Fourth Meditative State
92 Ippyakuhachi Homyomon On the One Hundred and Eight Gates to What the Dharma Illumines
93 Shoji On Life and Death 1086
94 Doshin On the Mind's Search for Truth
95 Yui Butsu Yo Butsu On 'Each Buddha on His Own, Together with All Buddhas'
96 Hachi Dainingaku On the Eight Realizations of a Great One
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