A soldier came to Hakuin and asked "Is there really a paradise and a hell?"
"Who are you?" inquired Hakuin.
"I am a samurai," the warrior replied.
"You, a samurai!" exclaimed Hakuin. "What kind of ruler would have you as his guard?...
Posted on Sep.23.2013 @ 03:31AM EDTbyleoj99
Big Egos in Zen Forums. I think in Zen Forums where big egos abounds. They are missing the purpose of Zen practice which is No-Self . Nothing. If there is no self who will be annoyed and get tired...LOL..
I think Zen English speaking people want their words absolute. If someone rebut their words they get mat...lol
I think most people in "Zen Forums are not even hybrid.. not even a mix of Zen and Philosophy.. It is all philosophy.. so much knowledge about Zen which builds the ego big and bigger that is why they are talking and talking..LOL