Zentatsu Richard Baker
Zentatsu Baker link on Dharma Sangha website
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Ancestors and Dharma heirs of Shunryu Suzuki
Zentatsu Richard Baker Roshi is a dear friend and teacher of mine who has been completely supportive of cuke archives, work, projects, and me and mine all the way back to before Tassajara at Sokoji. - DC
Born March 30, 1936
February 2021 - Original-mind report
Original Mind - past draft chapters
2-11-17 - Zentatsu Richard Baker in the SFZC Wind Bells - Wind Bell excerpts
Zentatsu lectures from the Wind Bell - in one PDF. They're all linked to individually as well from the Richard Baker in Wind Bells links above and here below.
Dharma from Zentatsu on Dharma Sangha site
Statement of support for Cuke Archives is on the Dana 2020 page
Richard Baker talks at City Center when Shunryu Suzuki died and other material (pdf)
WB 73, p6 - Comments at Shunryu Suzuki's Ashes Ceremony - PDF
WB 70 Summer, pp17-20 - Lecture at Esalen Institute, October 28, 1969 - PDF
WB 73, P40-44 - Memorial Service Lecture (plus bit from Memorial Service), Dec. 23, 1972 - PDF
- Awakening the Will Body, P25-31 - PDF
WB 76 - April, Sesshin Lecture, P7-9 - PDF
- June, Inside Out, P10-17 - PDF
- 1973 to Sensory Awareness students, P37-39 - PDF
WB 78, P37-39 - Foreground and Background - PDF
Richard Baker on his practice with Shunryu Suzuki from an early draft of Original Mind
Richard Baker on Alan Watts - sent to DC spring 2015
DC on Alan Watts with Baker references
Richard Baker's poem for Grahame Petchey read to Grahame shortly before he died, one written after, and what he read at the funeral.
So much to add here like Baker in Crooked Cucumber and much more. But you can find it all by searching for "baker" in cuke.com's site search. - dc
Richard Baker figures prominently the in Zen In America KQED film on shunryusuzuki.com where one can see the whole or parts with several hundred stills.
Some photos with Richard Baker on the cuke photo page and from there via links.
Here's a somewhat strange page on Zentatsu at Vipfac.