Monthly Archives: November 2016

Hyakujo’s Wild Ducks teishos 1049-2006 & 995-2005

Everything in the universe reveals Buddha nature.   We see the activity of Buddha nature in everything. The empty and infinite world cannot be perceived by the five senses because it is empty and there is nothing for the senses to apprehend.   … Continue reading

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Suspension of the mind teisho 968-2005

 The koan is Nansen’s flower. The introduction reads: “Cease and desist. When the action of the mind is stopped, the iron tree blooms.” Any movement of the mind is already too much. But it is not a question of suppressing … Continue reading

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