Volume 29.3 – Spring 2011

This online version of the Mountain Record offers a selection of articles. Subscribe to the printed version by either calling us at 845-688-7993 or shopping at our online Monastery Store.

Dharma Discourses

A Landmark for Future Generations by John Daido Loori Roshi
A Vast, Nameless Love by Geoffrey Shugen Arnold, Sensei
All the Gates Are Open
by Konrad Ryushin Marchaj, Sensei


Keep the Light Burning
by Mn. Vanessa Zuisei Goddard, MRO

Features from Old Path, White Clouds (excerpt) by Thich Nhat Hanh
  One Sangha Interview with Geoffrey Shugen Arnold Sensei and Konrad Ryushin Marchaj Sensei
  Steadiness Poem by Margaret Gibson
  from Images of Jesus (excerpt) by Marcus J. Borg
  The Anan Koshiki (excerpt) by Paula Kane Robinson Arai
  from The Undying Lamp of Zen (excerpt)
by Master Torei
  Just Dream: Zen Mountain Monastery’s Board of Governor’s Meeting
by Sybil Seisui Thomas, MRO
  35/10 Poem by Sharon Olds
  from Blocks in Opening Oneself to a Spiritual Mentor (excerpt)
by Alexander Berzin
  Nothing Doing by Diane Ackerman
Photo Gallery from the MRO’s National Buddhist Archives
Media Reviews A Burning Desire: Dharma God and the Path to Recovery;
A Lamp in the Darkness: Guided Meditations for Difficult Times
MRO News and Training Introductory and Intensive Retreats, ZCNYC, and Affiliates
Sangha News Community Update
Dharma Communications News and Recent Recordings
Directory A Listing of Resources and Services