September 1, 2014 § Leave a comment
“Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future…”
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Thich Nhat Hanh, now in his 88th year, is a gentle, humble monk – the man Martin Luther King called “An Apostle of peace and nonviolence.”
July 20, 2013 Comments Off on Music in the Soul |Lao Tzu
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
July 15, 2013 Comments Off on Original Mind
Studying texts and stiff meditation
can make you lose your Original Mind.
A solitary tune by a fisherman, though,
can be an invaluable treasure.
Dusk rain on the river,
the moon peeking in and out of the clouds;
Elegant beyond words,
he chants his songs night after night.
~ Ikkyu ~
from Tao & Zen