The Ninety-sixth Gate
To teach and guide living beings is a gate of Dharma illumination;for we ourselves neither indulge pleasures nor become tired.
[B]To teach and guide living beings...
The Ninety-fifth Gate
Acceptance of the right Dharma is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it eradicates the afflictions of all living beings.
[B]Acceptance of the right Dharma...
The Ninety-fourth Gate
The four elements of sociability are a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with them] we accept all living beings and, after we have attained [the truth of] bodhi, we...
The Ninety-third Gate
Expedient means are a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with them] we manifest ourselves according to the dignified forms that living beings admire, and we teach and...
The Ninety-second Gate
The wisdom pāramitā is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [withit] we eradicate the darkness of ignorance, together with attachment to views, and we teach and guide...
You likely won't miss much kinhin if you keep a snack and a drink on a nearby table. However, even during sesshin at a brick-and-mortar monastery, folks
Themas be da ones! =) (looks like Bodhi was playing with the keyboard again) LOL
This is just my personal experience but I find worrying too much about posture and form can take attention away from the business of just sitting. I would
Yep those are them. Them's the ones. They are those? (Just trying to annoy all the English degrees on here) Thanks!
I agree with Shugen ... listen to your body and don't over do it. There sometimes can be some discomfort, that is normal, we