When Yang-shan Hui-chi (807-883), as a young monk, paid a visit to the Ch'an master Hsing-k'ung, there was a monk who asked Hsing-k'ung:
-What is the meaning of the Patriarch's coming from the West?
Posted on Nov.06.2021 @ 10:26PM EDTbyso_teh
The Way simply means following the obvious truth. See, most people know the truth but will consciously forget it to follow their own agendas. The Way means following the truth wholeheartedly. There will be mistakes along the way. But you will go back to the Way again with confidence in the truth.