​Understanding without understanding is true understanding

THAT WHICH EXISTS EXISTS IN RELATION TO THAT WHICH DOESN'T EXIST If you use your mind to study reality, you won't understand either your mind or reality. If you study reality without using your mind, you'll understand both. Those who don't understand, don't understand understanding. And those who understand, understand not understanding. People capable of … Continue reading ​Understanding without understanding is true understanding

Zen is true to the reality of life

ZEN IS NOT DEAD A monk asked Kyorin, “What was the purpose of Bodhidharma’s coming to the West (ancient China, ca. 300 C.E.)?” Kyorin said, “To meditate a long time and become weary.” ZEN IS BORN There are one hundred thirty-something koans about the meaning of Bodhidharma's coming to China. This subject has been endlessly … Continue reading Zen is true to the reality of life