The Zen of Everything

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

59 episodes of The Zen of Everything since the first episode, which aired on June 7th, 2019.

  • Episode 59: Goldilocks is the Buddha

    October 15th, 2021  |  27 mins 34 secs

    Jundo and Kirk discuss how moderation is enlightenment, and how Goldilocks is the Buddha. Sort of.

  • Episode 58: In the Moment

    September 30th, 2021  |  26 mins 54 secs

    Jundo and Kirk discuss living in the moment, and how, at times, you can be too much in the moment.

  • Episode 57: Mistakes

    September 3rd, 2021  |  28 mins 5 secs

    Jundo and Kirk discuss mistakes, and end up making a podcast episode full of mistakes.

  • Episode 56: What is Zen?

    August 20th, 2021  |  27 mins 22 secs

    How had Jundo and Kirk never addressed this, the most basic of questions? And it's not a trick question.

    "Once you are on the cushion, it is Buddha's butt on the cushion."

  • Episode 55: Hermits

    August 6th, 2021  |  28 mins 48 secs

    Jundo and Kirk talk about zen hermits, and life in a small zen temple.

  • Episode 54: Heat

    July 23rd, 2021  |  25 mins 53 secs

    Jundo and Kirk discuss Heat, Steely Dan, and The Olympics.

  • Episode 53: Sin City

    July 9th, 2021  |  27 mins 14 secs

    Jundo visited Las Vegas. Many things happened.

  • Episode 52: Travel

    May 28th, 2021  |  26 mins 21 secs

    Is the boat moving, or is the land moving?

  • Episode 51: Joy

    May 14th, 2021  |  26 mins 41 secs

    Joy isn't the same as happiness. Joy is "truly being passionate about how beautiful this life is, about how we feel each day..."

  • Episode 50: Disappointment

    April 30th, 2021  |  26 mins 21 secs

    If you don't expect much, then you're never disappointed.

  • Episode 49: The Environment

    April 16th, 2021  |  30 mins 56 secs

    What's zen about protecting the environment?

  • Episode 48: Fixing

    April 2nd, 2021  |  27 mins 8 secs

    The world needs fixing, and zen practitioners vow to fix it. But can we? And can we get dharma insurance?

  • Episode 47: Spring

    March 19th, 2021  |  24 mins 51 secs

    Spring is here, with the annual cycle of renewal. And sumo wrestling. And baseball.

  • Episode 46: Mnmlsm

    March 5th, 2021  |  27 mins 13 secs

    Stuff and minimalism. Tiny homes and hoarders. Japanese apartments and British farmhouses. Paper walls. Space. Time.

  • Episode 45: Vaccines & Science

    February 19th, 2021  |  28 mins 31 secs

    As Kirk is about to get his first covid vaccination, Jundo and Kirk discuss the wonders of science, and talk about the Buddha's doctor Jivaka.

  • Episode 44: Binging & Moderation

    February 5th, 2021  |  24 mins 48 secs

    How do we control our habits in eating Oreos, watching TV series, and more? How do we watch Game of Thrones as zen practitioners? Is it okay to binge all the Star Wars movies?