Monthly Archives: September 2013

True Inquiry, Part 2

“You are awareness. Awareness is another name for you. Since you are awareness there is no need to attain or cultivate it. All that you have to do is to give up being aware of other things — that is, … Continue reading

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Getting High

“Although there is a truth that the Buddhas’ liberating efforts continue unceasingly in the waking life, the truth of the Buddhas’ and ancestors’ realization consists invariably of what a dream makes within a dream.”  ~ Eihei Dogen Zenji   In … Continue reading

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Rhapsody on the Perfect Enjoyment of Delusion

“Those who greatly realize delusion are buddhas. Those who are greatly deluded about realization are ordinary beings.” ~Dogen Zenji Since all expectations are based on delusion, so too is the expectation that one can arrive at some special state that … Continue reading

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