Tag Archives: Zen

Monday 04 March 2013 – A parable

Buddha told a parable in a sutra: A man travelling across a field encountered a tiger. He fled, the tiger after him. Coming to a precipice, he caught hold of the root of a wild vine and swung himself down … Continue reading

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Tuesday 01 January 2013 – Tanzan

Tanzan and Ekido were once traveling together down a muddy road. A heavy rain was falling. As they came around a bend, they met a lovely girl in a silk kimono and sash, unable to cross at an intersection.  “Come … Continue reading

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