Nonduality and the Prevailing Worldview

Clearly, the recognition that the ‘known world’ and the ‘knowing subject’ are nondual not only invalidates the prevailing worldview, it diametrically contradicts it. According to the common view, ‘knowledge of reality’ exists independently of ‘reality itself.’ For example, your ‘knowledge of a tree’ is regarded as a product of your mind (or brain) while ‘a Read More …

Zen Meditation: A Fundamental Method

For practicing sitting meditation, anywhere you can sit comfortably will suffice. A lighted place that is clean, dry, quiet, and maintained at a comfortable temperature is best. Before sitting, be moderate in food and drink. It is also good to be well rested. Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing, and if sitting in a group, dark, Read More …

Your own pure and clear awareness

If you want to awaken, let go of everything. When conceptualization ceases, the myriad things cease, and all that remains is your own pure and clear awareness. It has never been hidden from you. Now is the time, here is the place. The Flatbed Sutra of Louie Wing