The Five Ranks – Lesson 14 – Free Online Course: Classic Teachings of Zen Buddhism

The Five Ranks – Lesson 14 – Free Online Course: Classic Teachings of Zen Buddhism [Link to Lesson 1] [Link to Lesson 2] [Link to Lesson 3] [Link to Lesson 4] [Link to Lesson 5] [Link to Lesson 6] [Link to Lesson 7] [Link to Lesson 8] [Lesson 9] [Lesson 10] [Lesson 11] [Lesson 12] [Lesson 13] Read More …

The Four Prajnas of Buddhahood – Lesson 13 – Free Online Course: Classic Teachings of Zen Buddhism

The Four Prajnas of Buddhahood – Lesson 13 – Free Online Course: Classic Teachings of Zen Buddhism [Link to Lesson 1] [Link to Lesson 2] [Link to Lesson 3] [Link to Lesson 4] [Link to Lesson 5] [Link to Lesson 6] [Link to Lesson 7] [Link to Lesson 8] [Lesson 9] [Lesson 10] [Lesson 11] [Lesson Read More …

Seven (7) Zen Masters On Words & Letters – sutras & koans (scriptures & sayings)

Seven (7) Classic Zen Masters On Sutras and Koans – Parshva attended the Buddhist master Punyamitre for three years, never once going to sleep. One day as Punyamitre was reciting a scripture and came to an exposition of the uncreated, Parshva attained enlightenment on hearing it. Keizan, Transmission of Light, Thomas Cleary, p.44 – I happened to Read More …