The Thirty-fifth Gate
The nonarising of ill-will is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
it] we protect ourselves and protect others.
The Thirty-fourth Gate
Inhibition of self-conceit is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
it] wisdom is fulfilled.
an excessively favorable opinion of oneself,...
The Thirty-third Gate
Awareness of time is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
do not treat spoken teaching lightly.
Awareness of time :
to leave completely and...
The Thirty-second Gate
To work for the Dharma is a gate of Dharma illumination; for we act
in conformity with the Dharma...
the Dharma :
reality just as it is
The Thirty-first Gate
To work for living beings is a gate of Dharma illumination; for we
do not blame others..
Living beings :
all living, breathing creatures
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Finishing 7days Sesshin.
Come back ordinary days.
Every morment is shining.Adding daily photos.
Found this in my morning reading of Zen Flesh, Zen Bones, by Nyogen Senzaki.
Ikkyu, the Zen Master, was clever even as a boy. His teacher
I took the Precepts last year. It meant a lot to me to make a rakasu, formally commit to the precepts, and receive a dharma name. My dharma name is Onkai,