The Zen of Everything Podcast, Episode 43: Instructions for the Cook

The tenzo manages food in Zen monasteries: he is the head chef, the person responsible for ensuring that monks are fed. One of Dogen’s most approachable texts is the Tenzo Kyokun, Instructions for the Cook, where he discusses not just cooking soup, but cooking all of life.

Find out more, including show notes for each episode, at the Zen of Everything website and at Treeleaf Zendo.

2 thoughts on “The Zen of Everything Podcast, Episode 43: Instructions for the Cook

  1. Kirk. Great podcast. Listened and enjoyed with my eyes closed in fact. Yogi Bera – Dogen moment was funny. Good interplay. Hava Nagila on flute? Ha. Miss you.

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