Ching Ch'ing, a Chinese Ch'an master, asked a monk:
-What is the sound outside?
The monk answered:
-That is the sound of rain.
The master said:
-Sentient beings are upside down, they lose themselves in pursuit of things.
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.