BERNIE’S AUDIO DHARMA TALKS AND SCHMOOZES




Bernie was a prolific and unique spiritual teacher. Below you can find his recordings spanning several decades, from formal dharma talks, question and answer sessions with students, to interviews, schmoozes and skits with Roshi Eve Marko as Rocky & Tootsie, their ‘boxer and the dame’ alter-egos they fooled as to bring play and creativity to their teachings.

Dharma Talks

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 1 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 2 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 3 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 4 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 5 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 6 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 7 (2012). Opening by Roshi Joan Halifax. (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Making Peace: The World as One Body, part 8 (2012). (Originally hosted on Upaya’s podcast series)

 

Bernie’s  60 Years in Zen pt 1: The First 20 Years – Zendo Practice

 

Bernie’s  60 Years in Zen pt 2: The Second 20 Years – Social Action

 

Bernie’s  60 Years in Zen pt 3: The Third 20 Years – Practice in the Streets

 

Eve Marko and Bernie at Felsentor, Switzerland, pt 1: What’s Love Got to Do with It?

 

Part two of this series, “Pick Up Your Eyes and Look at Me,” features Roshi Eve Marko, with Roshis Barbara Wegmuller, Roland Wegmuller, and Cornelius Collande.

 

Eve Marko and Bernie at Felsentor, Switzerland, part 3: A Wedding at Auschwitz

 

 

Musings, Schmoozes, Interviews

 

To Know or Not to Know:

 

Who is it that is Blind?

 

The State of Nonduality

 

See the Ocean? And That’s Only the Top of It!

 

Propagate Those Healthy Cells

 

Plunging in Israel-Palestine

 

Optimism, Pessimism, Hope and Expectations

 

NPR Interview with Bernie, February 9, 2014: Zen Buddhism: A Short Introduction

 

Mr. Nobody, String Theory, Multi-Universes, and Indra’s Net

 

Lost in Silence

 

Bernie Interview about Lex Hixon

 

Just My Opinion on Tradition, Tradition, Man

 

Just My Opinion on Sameness and Diversity

 

Is the Dharma Gluten Free?

 

Bernie Interviewed on The Secular Buddhist

 

Healing Oneself and Others

 

“Groking,” the “Second Foundation,” and Bearing Witness. (Transcript)

 

Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Not Knowing

 

The Big Bang, Karma, and Reincarnation

 

Actions from the State of Unity

 

Are You Listening?

Rocky and Tootsie

 

Tithing / What, You Have Some Extra Money??

 

What’s at the top of the Mountain?

 

Take it to the Cleaners:

 

Swing time in the Rockies/Attachments

Non-thinking is a No-brainer

 

Loving Action: “I’ll kill the bum!”

 

Karma Shawarma, or, How to Change the Past

 

Is He Dead or Alive? (Turd)

 

In the Kitchen

 

Going, Going…Not Gone

 

Give No Fear (Gaza)

 

Forgot to Forget

 

Erasing from the Blackboard, or, Gotta get Ricotta

 

All You Ever Wanted to Know about Not-knowing and Did

 

Don’t Get It, Forget It

 

Death and “Dying”

 

Carousing, Co-Arising, and Donna Carizo

 

Do Unto Udders

 

A New Version of Aversion

 

Baring, Bearing, and Barking Witness