Today is the beginning of my 79th circuit around our sun. Last year at this time we were mourning the passing of a beautiful, loving and kind lady who is my eternal lost treasure. I am very grateful...
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 able to realize...
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, we accomplish...
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..
[B]The state beyond...
The One Hundred and sixth Gate
Attainment of realization of the Dharma of nonappearance is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we attain affirmation.
[B]The Dharma of...
How to do it in a practical way? how to "held attention" to something?
As an eventual musician, and having a fairly good "musical memory" for melodies and such, sometimes when I sit, my mind keep "singing aleatory
Hi Jundo, I have been sitting zazen for about 2 years now. I still have the monkey mind during zazen almost all the time. I find your suggestion of "open,
Much metta to you, Yugen. He is still here, shining through your practice and into all of ours.
Thank you Troy, look interesting, I'll be watching for sure