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 Feb.17.2013 @ 12:04AM EDTbyleoj99
The Prodigal Son.
Have you heard the Prodigal Son story of Jesus? That is the story of you.
You went your way away from home by thinking and thinking. But when you realize that thinking will bring you nowhere you go back home to your Father. The home you were naturally were... no thinking...lol