If You Love, Love Openly

I Love You So Much

Buffer Twenty monks and one nun, who was named Eshun, were practicing meditation with a certain Zen master. Eshun was very pretty even though her head was shaved and her dress plain. Several monks secretly fell in love with her. One of them wrote her a love letter, insisting upon a private meeting. Eshun did […]

The Other Side

The Other Side

Buffer One day a young Buddhist on his journey home, came to the banks of a wide river. Staring hopelessly at the great obstacle in front of him, he pondered for hours on just how to cross such a wide barrier. Just as he was about to give up his pursuit to continue his journey […]

Absolutes Thinking

Ladybug flying on dandelion Tina Apostolova photography

Zen Master Seung Sahn
From the 1985 Sumner Kyol Che Opening, Ceremony
Linc just said, “Zen is very simple. Dishwashing time, just wash dishes; sitting time, just sit; driving time, just drive; talking time, just talk; walking time, just walk.”