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  When Gensha Shibi, a Chinese Zen master, and a general were eating cakes together,
the general asked:
- What is it that's used everyday but not known?
The master handed a piece of cake to the general and said:
- Eat this... continue...

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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: HA
vertical line Posted on Sep.30.2013 @ 01:13AM EDT by Mugaku
The last koan.


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Reply from football
Sep.30.2013
06:58AM EDT 
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Reply from so_teh
Sep.30.2013
09:26AM EDT 
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vertical line You expose your body but cannot expose your self. Be completely exposed. Completely present. Completely aware.
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Reply from Avisitor
Sep.30.2013
12:21PM EDT 
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vertical line I did not know that "Ha" was the last Koan.
Still I like "Mu" better ... hahahaha
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Reply from so_teh
Oct.02.2013
11:21AM EDT 
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vertical line Taking no (Mu) for an answer is an invitation to see for yourself.
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Reply from Avisitor
Oct.02.2013
07:54PM EDT 
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vertical line Taking on a Koan without a teacher, without dokusan is futile.
No thing can be seen and nothing will be seen cause nothing is seen.
No Mu, No time, No thing, No .. No .. No .. No
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Reply from Woodsman
Oct.03.2013
01:58PM EDT 
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vertical line um, wordless leaves mean I see a silent cause
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Reply from Avisitor
Oct.03.2013
05:41PM EDT 
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vertical line Hmm, wordless leaves means I see wind blowing ... hahahaha
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Reply from Woodsman
Oct.03.2013
05:55PM EDT 
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vertical line Being by myself I do not talk and most of the time is spent listening to the sound of silence where everything once covered up by words now takes form and gets attention so that freedom now abides in everything once lost. 
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Reply from Avisitor
Oct.03.2013
08:50PM EDT 
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vertical line If you must look outside yourself then is it really yours to begin with??
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