Nan-in, a Japanese master during the Meiji era (1868-1912), received a university professor who came to inquire about Zen.
Nan-in served tea. He poured his visitor's cup full, and then kept on pouring.
The professor watched the overflow...
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