- an archival site on the life and world of Shunryu Suzuki and those who knew him - Home to the Crooked Cucumber Archives (Cuke Project) and other stuff from DC

Originally a site just for Crooked Cucumber: the Life and Zen Teaching of Shunryu Suzuki

Our other two Zen sites - all the transcripts, audio, film to video, photo archive
and - a site for Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Shunryu Suzuki Index for cuke
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WHAT'S NEW this year
(daily posts Zen and nonZense)

- and what was new before that back to '99

Hit What's New to go to cuke blog - new material featured there plus daily Shunryu Suzuki brief lecture excerpts plus some personal posts

All SFZC Wind Bell publications 1961 - 2012 with links to excerpted Shunryu Suzuki lectures and comments.

Extensive Wind Bell Excerpts

People index

table of contents of this site

Places to go in cuke - a page of selected links within this site

Books by and about Shunryu Suzuki

Books by DC

Engaged Buddhism/Current Events

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Anything that is written and published in one way or another, and this counts as one way, is automatically copyrighted. Also, anything on this site that is not already owned by others may be used freely but if there is money to be made then it has to be shared. Same goes for my other sites and the cuke blog. In the event of my passing this material all belongs to my heirs with the same stipulation. If anyone makes money on it it should be me or them but I like it all to be available for free. - David Chadwick, 2-23-16, Sanur.

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