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."
TOPIC: TALKS ABOUT ENLIGHTENMENT IS NEVER UNDERSTOOD
Posted on Dec.24.2012 @ 12:07AM EDTbyleoj99
If an enlightened being talks about enlightenment it is never understood. Only those who have been enlightened or who have experienced enlightenment will understand. I think it is impossible for those not yet enlightened to understand. Otherwise many would have been enlightened.