zen

 

The idea of Zen is to catch life as it flows. There is nothing extraordinary or mysterious about Zen. I raise my hand ; I take a book from the other side of the desk ; I hear the boys playing ball outside my window; I see the clouds blown away beyond the neighbouring wood: — in all these I am practising Zen, I am living Zen. No wordy discussions is necessary, nor any explanation. I do not know why — and there is no need of explaining, but when the sun rises the whole world dances with joy and everybody’s heart is filled with bliss. If Zen is at all conceivable, it must be taken hold of here

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2 comments

  1. sudershana · March 24

    When the sun rises whole world dances with joy ; that’s my favorite line.
    Wonderful post.
    Happy weekend. Will glad to have you at my site too

    Liked by 1 person

  2. binucherian · March 26

    Thank you. I am glad that you can connect with that feeling. Regards

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