I love studying Joshu (Japanese) or in Chinese, Zhaozhou (778-897). He has been called the silver-tongued teacher because his koans are utterly simple and profoundly deep and instructive. Joshu’s instructions … Continue reading Book of Serenity #39 “Wash Your Bowl”
We often see our lives as full of impediments or hindrances. When we look at our life in a linear way and with a progression of development, what we most … Continue reading Be a white ox in the open field.