Ching Ch'ing, a Chinese Ch'an master, asked a monk:
-What is the sound outside?
The monk answered:
-That is the sound of rain.
The master said:
-Sentient beings are upside down, they lose themselves in pursuit of things.
Posted on Nov.23.2013 @ 04:34AM EDTbyleoj99
Ok ... Many are insisting on thinking.. don't stop thinking...So what are the benefits of thinking then.. especially in zazen... What have you figured out by thinking on essential existence... Have you figured out your Buddha Nature by thinking... What have your thoughts produce on spirituality...