Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Issue
Volume 24.2 – Winter 2006

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 Discourse

Singing the Dragon Song by John Daido Loori Roshi

Dharma Talk

Before Enlightenment, After Enlightenment
by Geoffrey Shugen Arnold Sensei

Editorial Celebrating Religion, Rhyme and Reason
by Mn. Vanessa Zuisei Goddard, MRO
Features “Organized” Religion by Kathleen Norris
  Groundhog Universe: An Interview with Robert Thurman
  Dogen and Koans by John Daido Loori, Roshi
  Qur’an and Women: Rereading the Sacred Text From a Women’s Perspective by Amina Wadud
  Life in the Lay Lane: An Interview with Shugen Sensei
  Why Did Zen Come to the West? by Steven Heine
  The Long Way Home by Mn. Vanessa Zuisei Goddard, MRO
  The Chosen People by Huston Smith
  The End of Faith by Sam Harris
  Beauty Will Save the World by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  The Dragon Hall by Anne Walker
  Jishozammai: Samadhi as Experience of the Self
Media Reviews The Sutra of Huineng ; Holy Ghost Sessions, Now
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