Showing posts from November, 2023

Man Up a Tree

Bodhidharma Pacifies the Mind

Lost His Leg

Proceed from the Top of a Hundred-foot Pole

Nansen Cuts the Cat in Two

Heaven and Earth, the Same Essence

The Non-expressible Truth

A Sort of Great Death

Ungo's Instruction

The Dry Creek

Carrying the Bell-staff Around the Meditation Seat

The Buffalo Passes Through the Lattice Door

Going and Returning

The Hempen Shirt

Behind the Paper Screen

Shogen's Three Statements

Silver Bowl Heaped with Snow

Jojoza Stands Still

Toshi's Dinner

Chinshu's Large Radishes

Ultimate Stage

Truth Beyond Words

Lion Cub

Reciting Sutras

Husk of Millet

The Mind Is Not Buddha

It Is Not Mind, Not Buddha, Not Things

Isan's Time

The Buddha's Flower

The Sound of One Hand

Sun-Faced Buddhas, Moon-Faced Buddhas

Rinzai Plants a Pine Tree

Snapping the Fingers

Echu Expels His Disciple

Joshu Plans a Visit

Bokushu and the Empty-Headed Fool

Hakuun's Black and White

"You Are Sidetracked"

Gutei's One Finger Zen

The Six Ungraspables

The Last Poem of Hoshin

Meditating Long, Becoming Weary

Not Afraid to Die

Basho Does Not Teach

A Smile in His Lifetime

Sitting Alone on Mount Taiyu

The True Path