Shunryu Suzuki Inside the Gate
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Most user friendly, complete and up-to-date presentation of transcripts

Shunryu Suzuki Lecture Search Form
for all transcripts with links to edited versions, audio and video files.

and introducing the  Mnemotrix© Search as an option

Lecture List (nice and simple) ---------------- Lecture Chart (lots of info)

Transcripts default to the verbatim versions - our modified and updated version with many corrections made, especially in early 2015. Many edited versions also available herein.

Shunryu Suzuki moving image

Lots new happening in the video section linked to You Tube cuke video in 2015.

All Shunryu Suzuki lectures, lecture notes, and comments from the San Francisco Zen Center's Wind Bell publication - edited (1962-2012) scanned and presented here on cuke.com as PDF images with OCR (optical character recognition) - and included in the lecture transcript text archive when they are unique.

There are now 143 verbatim transcripts with suggested edited versions of for those who want an alternative to the raw material indicated in the New Search Form and Compact List. Read more on this.

The Compact List is a chart but here's another chart on transcripts found herein color coded and with more complete info with those with verbatim versions listed first.

Work Done in 2012 on Shunryu Suzuki lectures with problem audio, mainly material not previously in the transcript archive.

Random past notes and comments

This site has been greatly improved and is mainly managed by Peter Ford doing great work since 2010

Creative Commons License Shunryu Suzuki Dharma Talks are  licensed by the SFZC under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.

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Photos page with links to various collections including

SFZC Photo Archive - over 400

on cuke.com:

Letters, calligraphy, Shunryu hand

Publications including the Wind Bells

This website is the unadulterated Shunryu Suzuki archive - the lecture transcripts and audio and video and photos

DC's other Zen sites:
cuke.com - oral, written history, interviews etc
zmbm.net - for Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Here's a chart for the lectures that were used to make ZMBM with links to the earliest lightly edited versions

For more on Shunryu Suzuki lectures go to SFZC SS Dharma Talks - presented better than on this site but there are 150 more lectures and other transcripts herein.

Suzuki lecture section on cuke.com - mainly from before this site existed/

Shunryu Suzuki Index on cuke.com, the website started in 1998 for the bio, Crooked Cucumber: the Life and Zen Teaching of Shunryu Suzuki. That page has links to books by and about him, a summary of his life, interviews with Students, and much more.