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  One day Yao-shan Wei-yen (750-834), one of the well-known Chinese Ch'an master,
was asked by the host of the monastery to give his sermon to the assembly who
for a long while was expecting his teaching. Yao-shan said: "Strike the bell."

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vertical line Posted on Mar.26.2007 @ 10:54AM EDT by stephen

I always thought that being enlightened was sort of like being pregnant: either you are or you are not. MU


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Reply from whatzen
Mar.26.2007
12:08PM EDT 
Email whatzen
vertical line It only lasts nine months or so.
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Reply from boymonk
Mar.26.2007
12:41PM EDT 
vertical line Have a ceeeegar!
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Mar.26.2007
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Quote: "Have a ceeeegar!"
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lol

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Reply from Lynnoh
Mar.26.2007
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well then down the street they are enlightened cause , "It's a boy!"

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