Four Prajnas of Buddhahood – Aspects of the Enlightened Mind

The Four Prajnas of Buddhahood – Also called the “Four Cognitions”, the “Four Knowledges”, the “Four Wisdoms”, and other similar terms. An excerpt from The Flatbed Sutra of Louie Wing  …your mind contains and embraces all things. If you truly realized the vast and fathomless nature of your own mind, how could attachment or aversion Read More …

The Four Prajnas – Excerpt from chapter 3 of The Flatbed Sutra of Louie Wing

…Having pointed out the dangers of becoming attached to doctrines or failing to balance knowledge and practice, I will now expound upon the nature of Prajna. Good friends, one way of talking about Zen doctrine is to break it down into levels, ranks, positions, stages, or other similar forms. The “Ten Ox-herding Pictures,” the “Five Read More …