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  In Tokyo in the Meiji era there lived two prominent teachers of opposite characteristics. One, Unsho, an instructor in Shingon, kept Buddha's precepts scrupulously. He never drank intoxicants, nor did he eat after eleven o'clock in the morning.... continue...

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A SPECK OF DUST
Posted on Nov.20.2011 @ 07:30AM EDT by chontri

When one sits long enough, he gets tired.
When he gets tired, the whole world gets tired with him.

Therefore, there was a saying running like this:

"When a speck of dust arises, the whole world is contained in it.
When a flower blooms, the whole world manifests in it."

Chon Tri 11/20/2011


 



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