A soldier came to Hakuin and asked "Is there really a paradise and a hell?"
"Who are you?" inquired Hakuin.
"I am a samurai," the warrior replied.
"You, a samurai!" exclaimed Hakuin. "What kind of ruler would have you as his guard?...
TOPIC: LOOKING FOR ZEN STUDENTS IN NORTHEN KENTUCKY AND CINCINNATI
Posted on Feb.09.2013 @ 06:31PM EDTbyzenisin
I'm looking for Zen students in Northen Kentucky and Cincinnati. I was thinking we should all get together more, so we aren't isolated in this area. I live in Northern Kentucky and have many friends here, but none that are Zen Buddhist. I've been thinking about having a sense of belonging (one of Masclow's hierarchy of needs) and how Zen Buddhists can help provide that for one another.