The weedy bones (wandering thoughts) are already rotten. Why was it necessary to cry out ‘Oh Heaven’?
Awareness is a natural state; it’s normal. It isn’t a compounded state that depends on other conditions.
In this humorous and informative talk, Red Pine takes us on a journey from the time before China began, through the ages, and the development of Taoism and Buddhism.
Shunryu Suzuki’s comments of the Sandokai. Short film (around 15 minutes).
Pointing at the moon, looking at the moon, I’m just an old traveler along the way.
Your voice and Buddha’s voice. That is what the Sandokai is talking about.
Many people have a hard time believing that there will be any rebirth when the present life is over. How do we know that rebirth is possible?
Not understanding the way before your eyes, how do you know the path you walk?