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Podcasts of the Dharma Talks at the Ordinary Zen Sangha, a Zen Meditation Practice Center located in Sarasota, Florida. OZS is a non-profit organization made possible by donations from people like you. Thank you for listening, Will Rauschenberger, Abbot
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Dharma talks from the Salt Lake Buddhist Fellowship
When you take things personally, you hold yourself back from reaching your highest potential. Realizing and implementing this one principle can change the entire outcome of your business and life!Door Purdeep Sangha
Are you mindful of each step you take or are you always thinking ten steps ahead and never getting there?
People want as much as they can get, while giving as little as they can to get it. That's just the way we are. But, if you can figure out simple ways to break that pattern in yourself, other people will line up to give you more money. This week, we look at tiny changes you can make in your business, that won't cost you much h at all, but will have …
Do you find yourself craving or desiring something without really knowing why? It's actually quite simple! You're craving it because of your past feelings.Door Purdeep Sangha
You may not believe that you're going to achieve your goals. Or maybe you just feel stuck and don't think you're going to get past your biggest challenge. But there is a way and it has to do with having faith! Listen now.Door Purdeep Sangha
Your brain is constantly downplaying irrelevant information that it takes in from your environment. But guess what it doesn't downplay....what you say to yourself. Here's why this matters!Door Purdeep Sangha
You've got a bunch of knowledge and skills...so what? The challenge is that there are a ton of talented people out there who are stuck and for one reason only. Tune in to find out what that reason is...Door Purdeep Sangha
"You got something to say to me?" That's what my wife caught me off guard with the other day. It was a great reminder and lesson. Tune in to find out why...Door Purdeep Sangha
Dharma Talk Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021. How can we be comforted by knowing there is nothing we can hold on to or grasp?
Have you ever looked at someone and thought they were crazy because they told a completely different version of the story that you recall? Or maybe you're just crazy? Either way, what you experience is just a construct of the brain.Door Purdeep Sangha
Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 Dharma Talk this week focuses on being intimately engaged with life.
Chances are that you are consuming a lot of information about the world. Whether you like it or not, this information impacts your decision-making and performance. Therefore, having the right information determines your long-term success. Unfortunately, most people are being duped into thinking that the information they get is legit. Listen now!…
People are Zooming like crazy and missing out on the most important element of videoconferencing. It's the difference between making a deal and losing the deal. It's so simple, yet so many people are missing out on it!Door Purdeep Sangha
10,000 years of birth and death are in this very instant.
8/22/2021- Dharma Talk Embracing responsibility naturally.
You can have all the right intentions and desire, but if you're in the right environment, you may still fall short. Here's why...Door Purdeep Sangha
Are you having trouble concentrating? Do you find it easy to forget things? Do you feel anxious when there's no reason to? All of these are signs that you may be creating a lifestyle of ADD. Tune in to find out what I mean...Door Purdeep Sangha
A lot of guys say yes to way too much. We bite off more than we can chew, stuff starts falling through the cracks, and if we're not careful... the whole thing can come tumbling down around us like a house of cards. Obligated to death; that's how it feels. But how can you fix it? Well, the first thing to do is understand why we put ourselves in thes…
We all need someone in our corner. There's a person in your life right now who feels alone and needs someone like you to help them get through their challenge. Find them! Here's why...Door Purdeep Sangha
Most people treat the moments in their life as transactional. As a result, they're missing out on massive opportunity. Tune in to find out why...Door Purdeep Sangha
Do you want more sales and more money in your pocket? If you do, this is the simplest way of doing it. Yet, the majority of people miss out on it. Tune in...Door Purdeep Sangha
You may have high expectations of yourself and others but that's not how most people operate. Most people make decisions to just get by in life. Tune in to find out why...Door Purdeep Sangha
The big tech companies and now... even everyday society is training us to be sheep. Having a smartphone was considered a luxury several years ago. Now it's almost a necessity. But at what cost? It's time to unglue yourself and start living life the way it was meant to be lived...Door Purdeep Sangha
I recently had an interesting experience at the doctor's office. We were getting ready to go on a trip, and I figured the place would be packed, considering the recent availability of Covid Vaccines in my area, but it was a ghost-town... And the reason shocked me. It's the same reason most guys stay stuck in their lives, careers, and relationships …
The Dharma talk today starts with a Zen Masters poems from my days at the American Zen College. I sit quietly in the looking-for-ox room. A cool wind blows on my face from the open window. A bell rings across the dharma tower. A lamp quietly illuminates the Lotus platform.
After three weeks of vacation, I'm back!!! But one thing I noticed while I was away was that men are "obligated" to death. Everything you feel that you have to do ends up weighing you down. Here's how you can deal with that and create true freedom!Door Purdeep Sangha
Dharma Talk - Sunday 08/01/2021 Freedom is not doing what you want, it is non-doing.
Abbot Will Rauschenberger’s Dharma Talk – 7/25/2021 Morality, meditation, and wisdom as defined by Hui-neng in the Platform Sutra.
Guided by your original nature, your true face, everything is illuminated. With a reading from: " The Platform Sutra: The Zen Teaching of Hui-neng ." -- Pine, Red.
The city is a great place to build your business. After all, that's where all the people are. But it might also be the place that's sucking the life out of you and causing your business to stagnate. Maybe you need a break. Maybe you need to get back to nature. Maybe there's a lot more out in the wild than you know about. If you're feeling stressed …
Dharma Talk from Sunday, July 11, 2021. Reaching beyond Labels, Form, and Perceptions.
Did you watch the Euro cup? Millions of people around the world did. It taught me something important that I thought I'd share with you in this episode. Tune in to find out what the lesson is...Door Purdeep Sangha
If you found it hard to keep a positive outlook over the last year or so, you're not alone. In fact, you might not have been wrong in your shift in attitude, but... As a leader, you've got a responsibility to be your best, even in the worst of conditions. This week, we'll give you some insight on how to do this, including The dangers of being overl…
Have you found yourself going to down a path only to realize it's not getting you the results you want? But instead of backtracking or switching paths all together, you keep going down the same path. That's a recipe for disaster and there is a better way. Tune in...Door Purdeep Sangha
Do you end up downplaying yourself in certain aspects of your life? Perhaps it's your role as a husband, father or man in general. If you are, you need to listen to this...Door Purdeep Sangha
Dharma talk – Sunday, July 4, 2021. “Equanimity, and cake”
If you want to be a master at something, you have to put in 10,000 hours! WRONG. This was a popular myth that was debunked and here's why...Door Purdeep Sangha
Your desires can make your life more fulfilling, but they can also be holding you back. Here's what you need to do...Door Purdeep Sangha
I recently watched the Dawn Wall on Netflix... and you should too. There were so many great lessons in this movie that I felt I had to share with you. This week, Nathan and I do a deep dive into some of the most impactful parts of the film. Some of the things we'll talk about include: What could drive an average man to murder Why adversity can be y…
Where in your life are you setting low expectations? If you set them low, you're going to get low. If you set them high, you're going to get this...Door Purdeep Sangha
The great way is the still point permeating all movement. “Moonlight on water”
Unless you're living in the mountains with no social interaction, you and I are being trained like dogs almost every moment of our lives. The key is to know whether the training is helping you have the life you want or taking away from the life you want...Door Purdeep Sangha
Now that COVID restrictions are easing off, the big question is "what do we do with our workforce?" Do you get them to work from home or come into the office? In this episode, I discuss some of the pros and cons and what to look for.Door Purdeep Sangha
You master this skill and you're on the road to success. It's by far the MOST important skill to develop throughout your life. Listen to find out what this skill is...Door Purdeep Sangha
If you want to become a master of learning, then you must do these four things. These are scientifically shown to boost your learning skills.Door Purdeep Sangha
The path ahead can appear daunting, even for those who've already accomplished a lot. And even when you reach the top of one mountain, you immediately see the next peak to conquer. As a guy, how do you keep your momentum, knowing that the end-goal is so far off into the future? Long-term thinking and goal setting are vital to success, but is there …
Personality assessments and all those tools are great. But they don't really measure what an executive needs to be good at. Your executive team members must have these five skills. Listen to find out what they are...Door Purdeep Sangha
Energy is one of your most important resources! Yet, you continue to do this is one thing that keeps depleting it. Find out what it is and how to overcome it by simply being aware of it.Door Purdeep Sangha
Something so simple that can have a dramatic impact on your productivity and success. It's a underutilized tool that every guy should do throughout the day! Tune in....Door Purdeep Sangha
On this Fathers Day, 6/20/2021, Will reads from The Record of Linji (Linji Lu). Linji is the great grandfather of one of the schools of Zen (Chan) and has a message for us today.