Well, today's my 50th birthday! By the calendar, anyway. Because today is also my first birthday -- as is every instant -- as it always is for you too! Or maybe it's both of our no-birth-days (as "birth" is just a state of mind to Buddhists).
What does a Zen fellow get for his "first birthday"/"no-birthday"? Why, nothing... and the whole universe too!After all, what do you get the man who has everything!?[Click through for more, and to "sit-a-long" with today's video.] This practice is just an endless birthday party, and gifts an old Zen codger with weird yet wonderful views on having another birthday!
Today's Sit-A-Long video follows.Remember: recording ends soon after the beginning bells; a sitting time of 20 to 35 minutes is recommended.
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This page contains a single entry by Jundo published on July 14, 2010 2:48 PM.