Tag Archives: Ch’an Buddhism

The well of no origin

Please share what you have, so I may quench this thirst. The well is over there. Why don´t you taste the water yourself? Where? I cannot see it. Something is obviously in the way obscuring the view. How do I … Continue reading

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New Library Files

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Earlier today Tozen offered two indispensable gifts for any Ch’an Adept: They can be found in our Library-link above… Thank-you, Tozen! Read more […]

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The Platform Sutra: Setting the Stage

The Platform Sutra of Hui-neng is quite unlike any other; usually a sutra has as its basis a teaching directly from the Tathagata, i.e., speaking Ex Tathata. Here we have elements, directly at the beginning, of a formalized autobiographical account … Continue reading

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