The Sixty-eighth Gate
Mindfulness, as a part of the state of truth, is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it is wisdom that accords with real dharmas.
The Sixty-seventh Gate
The power of wisdom is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we depart from the two extremes
Power of Wisdom :
great or marked ability to know what is...
The Sixty-sixth Gate
The power of balance is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we discontinue all thoughts.
Power of balance :
great or marked ability to maintain mental...
The Sixty-fifth Gate
The power of mindfulness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not [blindly] go along with others.
Power of mindfulness :
great or marked...
The Sixty-fourth Gate
The power of effort is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not regress or stray.
Power of Effort :
great or marked ability to make an earnest...
Hope it's OK I lifted that for the treeleaf FB page!
Just a movie note, I have heard through the grape-vine that the Japanese Soto-shu allows the movie to be shown on Youtube, so if you cannot rent it, you
Oh that's a very touching scene... I have not seen this movie, I wish I had cable/wifi at my house so that I could watch the rest. Maybe I will try to
By the way, the following has always touched me. The Dogen movie retells the Kisa Gotami story with Dogen as the principal. From the 48:40 mark here ...
I just feel that these are very wise ways to approach this. Empathy is vital, yet with balance