I have the same license that Dogen had, namely, Dharma Transmission.
My ordination is registered with the Soto-shu,
I like these passages from the Diamond Sutra:
"Furthermore, Subhuti, wherever one teaches or recites so much
Do you have a license to teach us in Japan?
I think your license and our license in JAPAN is different.
I am sorry.But I realize.
This is a great discussion. I needed to read this chapter a few times to make sense of it. Today I saw Jundo's "Buddha Basics XIII No Self No Problem"
Agreed 100%. As I said "to see (and work on) how lowly and worthy manifest". I guess in contemporary terminology that can mean both acknowledging