When Yang-shan Hui-chi (807-883), as a young monk, paid a visit to the Ch'an master Hsing-k'ung, there was a monk who asked Hsing-k'ung:
-What is the meaning of the Patriarch's coming from the West?
Posted on Dec.08.2012 @ 09:43PM EDTbyQuantumZen
What happens when everyone is freed from suffering? What happens when everyone is a buddha? If one gets enlightned, this will pass when the container for the perception of enlightnement pass (the body of buddha dies).