The Ch’an Master Visits to Worship
Green Onions and Ginger in the Garden
The ancient temple – with its gurgling water – is free and secluded. Transcend the Lotus Pond and enter the Buddha Realm.
Rivers and streams flow over the mountain rocks, as the moon gracefully descends into the cloudy covered, and misty water.
A chance encounter at the pagoda revealed the Bodhi Tree, whilst the Lotus Flowers were found under the bridge.
Arriving at the Ch’an Temple to discuss the Dharma, this old monk thought it correct to prepare the tea.
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