Thank you Jundo. I need to reread this on a regular basis! This type of straightforward and honest...
Thank you Jundo. This is a great teaching.
Today is my 28,124th rotation on planet earth and the beginning of my 78th circuit around our sun. In celebration of that and completion of the preceding introduction to the 108 Gates of Dharma...
April 8, 2014
The One Hundred and ninth Gate
The state in which water is sprinkled on the head is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it], following birth in a family, we are at last...
April 7, 2014
The One Hundred and eighth Gate
The wisdom that leads us from one state to another state is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it], having water sprinkled on the head,...
April 6, 2014
The One Hundred and seventh Gate
The state beyond regressing and straying is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it is replete with the Dharma of past buddhas..
Very nice. In addition it has probably already been mentioned that there is this book about Kodo Sawaki due in October of this year:
Now practicing zazen while my kids are fighting....that I have not attained yet
As a very novice, only-been-practicing-for-one-year student, I would say I am just starting to grasp the meaning of this. And it has been very comforting