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  The Zen Master Hoshin lived in China many years. Then he returned to the northeastern part of Japan, where he taught his disciples. When he was getting very old, he told them a story he had heard in China. This is the story: One year on... continue...

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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: MY FAVOURITE KOAN
vertical line Posted on Mar.21.2013 @ 12:16AM EDT by QuantumZen
-Tell me, why does it seem more natural for people to believe, that the Sun goes around the Earth, rather than the other way around?
-Well, obviously because it looks that way.
-I see. And how it would look if the Earth went around the Sun?
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.21.2013
12:44AM EDT 
vertical line That is not a koan. That is astronomy or maybe astrology when they are in conjunction...lol
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