July 2nd, 2017

My grandson in the tool shed at Green Gulch Farm

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"You should just rest and cease. Be cooled, pass numberless years as this moment. Be cold ashes, a withered tree, an incense burner in an abandoned temple, a piece of unstained silk."
from

ZAZEN YOJINKI: NOTES ON WHAT TO BE AWARE OF IN ZAZEN





by Keizan Jokin zenji (1268-1325)

translated by Ven. Anzan Hoshin roshi and Yasuda Joshu Dainen roshi