Schoel Shuster:

 

Schoel Shuster is a member of the Toronto Zen Center, part of the triple Sangha, or community that the Vermont Zen Center is a part of.

In his interview he discusses his search for a spiritual path, why he meditates, and the commercialization of zen buddhism.

Dharman Rice:

 

Dharman Rice is a member of the Vermont Zen Center. He has been practicing for decades.

In his interview he describes the center's approach to meditative practices, the modernization of zen buddhism, why it is important to have a teacher, and what benefits his practice brings to his life.

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