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crossing the river…

    • riverIndiaA Zen Roshi and a Hindu Guru were walking together along a river bank intending to visit an adjacent island.
    • “Let’s walk to the island,” said the Hindu Guru.

    • “Why not take the ferry boat?” said the Roshi.

    • “Because,” said the Hindu Guru “I’ve spent 20 years learning to walk on water.”

    • “Why take twenty years learning to walk on water,” said
      the Roshi “when you can take a ferry boat for a penny?”

zen birthday card…


the heart’s meditation room…


“The heart becomes the meditation room.”
Zen Saying


spinning Zen master as a seal…

nothing…a puzzle?


zen mind…like a child…

Zen Mind: “Experience all things with the enthusiasm of a child, as if you were seeing it for the first time. This is the Zen mind. Always new, always aware, always that of a beginner.”

baby at ocean

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