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: 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.