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    Shokai

    29/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-nineth Gate

    Repayment of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
    it] we do not cheat and disregard others.

    Repayment :
    to make return to in any way; to...

    Shokai Yesterday 02:15 AM
    Shokai

    28/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-eighth Gate

    Recognition of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
    it] we do not throw away good roots.

    Recognition of kindness :
    acknowledge Kindness...

    Shokai 01-17-2017 01:18 AM
    Shokai

    27/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-seventh Gate

    The Three Devotions are a gate of Dharma illumination; for they
    purify the three evil worlds.

    Three Devotions :
    Devotion to the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha...

    Shokai 01-15-2017 09:59 PM
    Shokai

    26/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-sixth Gate

    Dharma conduct is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
    follow the conduct that is the Dharma.

    Dharma conduct :
    personal behavior; way of acting;...

    Shokai 01-15-2017 04:06 AM
    Shokai

    25/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-fifth Gate

    Truth is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not deceive
    ourselves..

    Truth :
    being in accordance with the actual state or conditions;...

    Shokai 01-13-2017 10:19 PM
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    Jundo

    Kesa, Kimono, Rakusu, etc

    That sounds like a good attitude, Koushu.

    By the way, many of the elements in that link you shared would only be for a Japanese monk in a

    Jundo Today, 02:18 AM Go to last post
    Yuukisugiyama

    Celebrate Your Dharma Name

    By my personality I enjoy riddles. With my dharma name, I just looked at it, ask both my wife (who is Japanese) and Jundo Sensei. Then the night before

    Yuukisugiyama Today, 02:08 AM Go to last post
    Yuukisugiyama

    Kesa, Kimono, Rakusu, etc

    I haven't figured out how to copy only selected parts so I will just, everything that you have said I agree with. To that as for myself I think there

    Yuukisugiyama Today, 01:58 AM Go to last post
    Jakuden

    Celebrate Your Dharma Name

    You mean you don't spend days researching every possible meaning of all the names you choose? [emoji33][emoji6]

    The pups I bottle raised

    Jakuden Today, 01:34 AM Go to last post
    Jundo

    Kesa, Kimono, Rakusu, etc

    Hi Koushu,

    Nishijima Roshi, who was often seen in both the formal robes of a Soto Zen Priest or in a business suit (with Kesa), honored the

    Jundo Today, 01:09 AM Go to last post