36 episodes

The Zen of Everything presents a zen take on life, love, laughter, and everything else. With Jundo Cohen, a real zen master, and Kirk McElhearn, a guy who knows a bit about zen.

The Zen of Everything Jundo Cohen & Kirk McElhearn

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The Zen of Everything presents a zen take on life, love, laughter, and everything else. With Jundo Cohen, a real zen master, and Kirk McElhearn, a guy who knows a bit about zen.

    Episode 36: A Zen Guide to Elections

    Episode 36: A Zen Guide to Elections

    Without endorsing any particular candidate, Kirk and Jundo talk about how Buddhist values and Precepts should guide the voter in elections in the U.S. and other countries.



    Treeleaf Zendo
    Vote


    Theme music by Kiku Day.


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    • 22 min
    Episode 35: Karma

    Episode 35: Karma

    Good karma, bad karma, everyone knows about karma, right? Jundo and Kirk discuss what karma means, and how you count your karma points.



    Treeleaf Zendo
    Karma (Wikipedia)
    The Sopranos


    Theme music by Kiku Day.


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    • 26 min
    Episode 34: How an Online Sangha Works

    Episode 34: How an Online Sangha Works

    Treeleaf is an online sangha, and has been around since 2006. How does a sangha work when members don't meet each other physically?



    Treeleaf Zendo
    Nyoi (Wikipedia)
    Sluggard waker (Wikipedia)
    Keisaku (Wikipedia)
    Hossu (Wikipedia)


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    • 27 min
    Episode 33: Competition

    Episode 33: Competition

    Is zen competitive? Is competition a bad thing?



    Treeleaf Zendo
    Tour de France


    Theme music by Kiku Day.


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    • 24 min
    Episode 32: Happiness

    Episode 32: Happiness

    Can zen make you happy? Should it?



    Treeleaf Zendo
    The Origins of the Pursuit of Happiness
    No Stupid Questions: Are You a Maximizer or a Satisficer?


    Theme music by Kiku Day.


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    • 28 min
    Episode 31: The Precepts

    Episode 31: The Precepts

    There are a number of precepts that have to be followed by Zen practitioners. Jundo and Kirk discuss these precepts, and how strict they are.



    Treeleaf Zendo
    The Sixteen Bodhisattva Precepts
    What is the Rakusu?
    Isaac Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics


    Theme music by Kiku Day.


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    • 29 min

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