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When Arrow Points Meet

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

In both "Precious Mirror Samadhi" and "Harmony of Difference and Equality," there are references to arrow points meeting. This is how it works. January 15, 2019


Posted on Jan 25, 2019

Zen traditionally doesn't talk so much about compassion, yet we chant about it a lot. What are we chanting about? Why? January 8, 2019

You're Holding It All

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

Zazen as a moment of silence in which we just hold everything. We're doing it already, but we can also choose to. January 1, 2019

What Practice Is and Isn't

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

We have a tendency to take an ordinary activities like walking, insert a spiritual feeling, and call it "walking practice." But what this tradition asks us to explore is dharmic activity, which is not the same thing. October 30, 2018.

You Don't Know What This Moment Offers

Posted on Jan 25, 2019

Zen practice is outside of any measurement—it's not a place where you can succeed or fail. So how to proceed? December 18, 2018