The absolute heart of the matter, from one of my all-time favorite Zen masters, the great Ikkyu:

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Red in Tooth and Claw, Indeed

What is particularly gripping about this extraordinary nano-video is the reaction of the herd to the sudden snatching. All of their consciousnesses riveted — from fear to all-consuming absorption in

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Bodhisattva Percentages

Many people think that spiritual work makes you (or should make you) totally loved and respected. But even Dae Soen Sa Nim used to say, “True bodhisattva means 70% people

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A Living Hotei

Getting the vaccine online, in large part, to connect again with this man, a living embodiment of Hotei, the proto-Chinese emblem of wisdom, mirth, playfulness, and generosity. Just secured my

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