Live Stream (Online) session – Session 3 of 4
Time: Friday, 23 February 2018, 5:00pm – 6:30pm
PLEASE NOTE: Full course consists of 4 sessions of lectures. Each one is available for purchase separately.
In this chapter of Shobogenzo, Zen Master Dogen makes clear that the saying ‘Your very mind is Buddha’ is addressed to one who has already given rise to the intention to train and reach Buddhahood. Ekai Osho will address that mind in these talks at Nyima Tashi at their Buddhist Summer School 2018.
About Ekai Korematsu Osho
Ekai Korematsu Osho is the Abbot and resident teacher of the Jikishoan Zen Buddhist Community in Melbourne. Born in Japan in 1948, he studied humanities and Buddhism in Denmark and USA. He was ordained as a monk by Kobun Chino Otogawa at Haiku Zendo, Los Altos, USA in 1976. He received dharma transmission from Ikko Naraskai Roshi at Zuioji Monastery in Japan in 1986. His formal Buddhist training encompassed twelve years at three Japanese Monasteries, Eiheiji, Zuioji and Shogoji. In 1999 he established the Jikishoan Zen Buddhist community in Melbourne, a Soto Zen Buddhist centre for Zen practice and community. Ekai Osho is also director and main teacher of Jikishoan’s Zen and Integrated Buddhist Studies Program (IBS). www.jikishoan.org.au