Stop searching for phrases and chasing after words.
Take the backward step and turn the light inward.
Your body-mind of itself will drop
off and your original face will appear.
If you want to attain just this,
immediately practice just this.
- Dogen (1200-1253)
Monk In The World
To be a monk is to have time to practice for your transformation and healing. And after that to help with the transformation and healing of other people.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Sunday, December 6, 2009
Here We Go A trimming
Isn't she beautiful...yes, my wife...and yes, she does the lights...has for the last 38 years...first string going up! Now try to keep a beginners mind in this and you will be surprised what happens.