Author’s Note: When a Red Army soldier ‘Stands Guard’- he or she is inwardly calm and outwardly strong. Such an individual ‘projects’ both boundless ‘strength’
Dear B The traditional Ch’an answer is that the only concern for a Ch’an Teacher is that the Student or Dosciple directly perceives the empty mind ground at all times –
None of this madness indicates the empty mind ground.
Going places changes scenery in-front and behind…
But perception remains non-purified and shallow.
It is better to say that none of these words contain any structure!
Dear Gillian Every other sadness is a charade… Godly sorrow is the beginning of grace. Love, genuine love, Arises from stopping, Manifests in movement. True
Posture aligns, Particles adjust. Noise diminishes… The divine manifests. Silence, Within and without. Awareness permeates… Empty space is illuminated! Biology aligns, Psychology sharpens. Life begets
Rule St Beedict – Chapter 7 Obviously, this I the actual (unchanged) text of Chapter 7 of the Rule of St Benedict. I find its