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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: ZEN KOAN- NOT WHAT YOU THINK
vertical line Posted on Mar.23.2013 @ 10:24PM EDT by kelvintan

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Reply from jordtm
Mar.24.2013
12:46AM EDT 
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vertical line Meditation is itself a medical miracle.

Be Well
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
01:02AM EDT 
vertical line That is why I always insist on Stop Thinking - the bottomline.. again and again ... always says it as often as I want but most a pissed off in this forum and other zen forums...lol .. so sometimes I let up.. only to repeat it again and again...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
01:20AM EDT 
vertical line No matter what zen practice you are doing if you don't understand not thinking you don't get Zen. Your Zen practice is just and exercise of futility...useless...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
03:21AM EDT 
vertical line Kong-an (Koan) Practice

Koans are stupid... ssshhhhhsssshhhh...
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
03:25AM EDT 
vertical line Koans are opposed to reading sutras and following the eightfold path ...
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
03:25AM EDT 
vertical line and memorizing the four noble truths...
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
03:47AM EDT 
vertical line Koans does not depend on good answers or bad answers..
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
05:39AM EDT 
vertical line I saw in the other Zen Forums they have Koan Kwizes...lol
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Reply from leoj99
Mar.24.2013
05:39AM EDT 
vertical line And it is multiple choices...lol
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Reply from football
Mar.24.2013
07:19AM EDT 
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Quote: "Koans does not depend on good answers or bad answers.. "
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Life based on good answers and bad answers..??

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