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  Shoun became a teacher of Soto Zen. When he was still a student his father passed away, leaving him to care for his old mother. Whenever Shoun went to a meditation hall he always took his mother with him. Since she accompanied him, when... continue...

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ORIGINALLY
Originally he is empty, vast, and clear.

Some time later, he suddenly takes some Being such as Brahma, God, Allah or
Atman,Soul or the One, the Many, the All, etc...and stands that One in his way
leading to whatever direction he goes, and gets himself busy with that One
all the time in trying to identify himself with that One, maybe until he dies.

This is very strange, isn't it?

ChonTri 05/01/2010


 



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