The Ninety-seventh Gate
Accretion of happiness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it benefits all living beings.
Accretion of happiness :
An increase by natural growth in good...
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...
Finding a full four slot can be difficult so I've tended to sit on demand. I'll do the weekly Zazenkai over two mornings and the monthly one over three
Thank you Jundo.
Iyengar yoga, the style that emphasizes strength and longer holds, is tailor-made for 'conditioning' the creaky old bod for sitting. Plough position,
Very good advice. This is what I have done in the past when sitting for longer time periods. It's the only way I can make it, so better to listen to your
I don't often "squee" but this got a squee outta me. [emoji23][emoji120]