zenguide.com random_koan - zen buddhism principles, practice, discussion forum, books and directory http://zenguide.com/ random_koan syndicated from zenguide.com en-us Copyright - forever - zenguide.com Wed, 08 Apr 2020 21:22:04 EDT zenguide.com http://zenguide.com/images/zen_guide_dot_com_logo_small.gif http://zenguide.com I Have Not Said A Word Posted on Dec.11.2011 @ 07:23AM EDT by chontri From the day when he was totally awakened to last day when he passed away,<br> it was about 45 years long, the Buddha was walking everywhere he could around<br> the land of India and teaching what he knew to anyone who needed to be awakened<br> like him. At the last moments, he said to the ones around him something like this:<br><br> "In 45 years now, I have not said a word."<br><br> Why did he say so? http://zenguide.com/zenmedia/index.cfm?id=437 Wed, 08 Apr 2020 21:22:05 EDT