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...
Thank you Jundo, thank you all
Gassho. Gi Shu-George
Thank you for the link.
A bad zen joke -
What's the difference between a duck?
"The lotus flower blooms most beautifully from the deepest and thickest mud" ---Buddhist Proverb
I think the ups and downs of life give character, they give life, they build an entire human experience. Years ago I was part of a Christian tradition
I'm with Anshu on this one. I'm not much into intangibles but from the perspective of cultivating compassion for oneself and others this is a very powerful