Ordination Ceremony: Bill Kwong and Silas Hoadley

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We have ordination ceremony for Bill Kwong and Silas Hoadley after this lecture-- immediately after this lecture. I wanted to talk about ordination ceremony, but I think it is pretty difficult to explain it, you know, because even-- because you have no idea of, you know, Buddhist priesthood. And what you have in your mind is priest in America, you know, so [laughs] I have no word to communicate. [Hum on tape for several minutes. Then Suzuki resumes.] -- inanimate and animate beings. So ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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