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The 6th Ancestor of zen points to our original nature and helps his pursuer realize it. Talk based on Case 23 of the Gateless Gate.
A talk on the first Ancestor of Zen’s strong medicine for his student and eventual successor. Taken from Case 41 of the Gateless Gate.
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As zen practitioners, our cornerstone activity is sitting zazen. If we are not practicing zazen, we should not consider ourselves students of the zen school. The importance of regular daily sitting practice cannot be overstated. The mechanics of how to sit are sometimes, however, overlooked. It is important to revisit the basics occasionally in order […]
Awake this morning Love speaks in your perfect form As footprints in snow This Valentine’s Day A Grapefruit tastes twice as sweet With good company Underneath the smile My sad heart’s confession is I miss you today Living and dying As this unwritten nature Nothing can stain you