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  Phap Hien was a Vietnamese Zen master. He lived in the late 5th century and early the 6th century.
When he was a young monk at the Phap Van Temple he met Vinitaruci (?-594) who was one of the
successors of Seng-tsan, the Third Patriarch... 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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