Blue Cliff Records-43

File Name: 69-07-26

verbatim transcript, from audio, creek. Q & A after lecture.

A monk asked Tozan-- Zen Master Tozan-- can you hear me?-- “It is so hot,” you know. “How is it possible to go somewhere where it is not hot?” Tozan asked to the monk: “Why don't you go,” you know, “somewhere it is not so hot?” And Tozan said-- Tozan asked him-- told him, “Why don't you go somewhere it is not so hot?” “But wherever I go, when it is hot, it is hot,” he said-- the monk said. Tozan answered the question and said: “When it is hot, you should kill the hot; when it is ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).

More Transcripts:
Original Verbatim PDF

San Francisco Zen Center Archive

Early Zen Center Transcripts (Suggested Edited Version)

A/V Files:


Lecture Transcript List