Taigu, teacher at Treeleaf Sangha, was born in 1964, started Zazen early and received Shukke Tokudo in 1983 at age 18 from Rev. Mokusho Zeisler of the Deshimaru Lineage. Received Dharma Transmission from Chodo Cross in 2002. Now resides in Osaka, Japan.
Awesome cartoon and article.
Yes, dharma can be very funny and ironic.
If only I could master humor in that way.
Please remember I am only a priest in training. I could be wrong in everything I say. Slap me if needed.
The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few, or the one. Mr. Spock
I saw this cartoon once before and that it was brilliant.
If you cannot find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?
~ Dogen Zenji
Love this stuff!
Ordained Soto Zen Priest in Training
As a trainee priest, please take any commentary by me on matters of the Dharma with a pinch of salt.
"Here the way unfolds."
thanks for sharing this with us. Meeting someone with the ability to actively use and appreciate self-deprecating humour is always a good sign that one might not be dealing with an extremist and/or XXXhole.
Hans Chudo Mongen
Chudo Mongen, Ordained Novice Priest-in-Training