The Twenty-eighth Gate
Recognition of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
it] we do not throw away good roots.
Recognition of kindness :
The Twenty-seventh Gate
The Three Devotions are a gate of Dharma illumination; for they
purify the three evil worlds.
Three Devotions :
Devotion to the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha...
The Twenty-sixth Gate
Dharma conduct is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
follow the conduct that is the Dharma.
Dharma conduct :
personal behavior; way of acting;...
The Twenty-fifth Gate
Truth is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not deceive
being in accordance with the actual state or conditions;...
The Twenty-fourth Gate
Veracity is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not
deceive gods and human beings.
habitual observance of truth in speech or...
Congratulations and deep bows.
Well, my understanding (my wife, Mina, is a 4th Dan blackbelt in Aikido), is that Aikido is actually an early 20th century creation of Ueshiba Morihei
Oh, but a broken record can keep the dance going ... never-ending. =)
As Daizan said today, it is those rough times, ups and downs, that really teach us. By passing the rough and down roads, we truly
I wonder if there is anything in what you said that would conflict in any way with what Hogen said.
I like to think that the something like