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Zen by Tom Wright
Aug03

Zen by Tom Wright

Opening the Hand of Thought Approach to Zen by Uchiyama Kosho Roshi (translated by Tom Wright) “What is the essential meaning of buddha-dharma?” Sekito replied, “No gaining, no knowing.” Tenno asked again, “Can you say anything further?” Sekito answered, “The expansive sky does not obstruct the floating white clouds.”   I was deeply moved by this koan while I was staying at Jippoji...

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Opening the Hand of Thought Approach to Zen
Jun30

Opening the Hand of Thought Approach to Zen

Opening the Hand of Thought Approach to Zen by Uchiyama Kosho Roshi (translated by Tom Wright) “What is the essential meaning of buddha-dharma?” Sekito replied, “No gaining, no knowing.” Tenno asked again, “Can you say anything further?” Sekito answered, “The expansive sky does not obstruct the floating white clouds.”   I was deeply moved by this koan while I was staying at Jippoji...

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Silence Within
Feb14

Silence Within

3-minute video talk by John-Roger, DSS, accompanied by shakuhachi flute master John Kaizan Neptune.

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