Listen to dharma talks from the teachers and guest teachers of the New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care. Buddhist teachings are woven into topics such as contemplative care, engaged Buddhism, social change, meditation and stillness, dealing with addiction, being with suffering, and the arts and challenges of care for the self and others.
Show Up and Participate
by Koshin Palley Ellison
In this dharma talk, Koshin discusses going beyond our usual habits of avoiding what we don’t like and grasping at what we like. When that happens we are able to relax and engage with whatever is going on.
Promise Nothing Other Than to Show Up Completely in the Moment
by Sensei Koshin Paley Ellison
In this podcast, Koshin talks about how to inhabit the present moment. Are we going to spend our time in reactivity with our storylines and habits, or are we willing to remain open-hearted and grounded to whatever we encounter?