Posts tagged ‘attachment’

Jun 3 11

Attachment = Suffering

by Zen Master Dae Bong

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Sep 3 08

Everything Becomes Buddha

by Namhee Chon JDPSN

From a Dharma talk given during the Summer Kyol Che at Warsaw Zen Center.
As you just heard, my name is Muchak. When I got five precepts, I received this name Muchak, which means mu, “no”, chak, “attachment”. I was …

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Aug 2 08

Dharma Talk with Kwan Sahn Sunim at Providence Summer Kyol Che

by Zen Master Dae Kwang

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Mar 8 08

Dharma Talk with Dan Dill at Providence Winter Kyol Che

by Zen Master Dae Kwang

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Aug 24 05

Dharma Talk with Jiri Hazlbauer at Providence Zen Center

by Zen Master Dae Kwang

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Mar 11 05

Providence Zen Center, Platform Sutra Class Part 1

by Zen Master Dae Kwang

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Oct 1 99

Psychotherapy and Zen

by Zen Master Bon Soeng
Excerpted from a workshop at the 5th Whole World is a Single Flower Conference held at Providence Zen Center in October 1999.

This is the workshop on Zen and psychotherapy. First of all, be aware that this is about Zen …

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Nov 1 98

This Trivial Tail

by Nancy Brown Hedgpeth JDPSN

Oh Jo said, “It’s like a water buffalo passing through a window. Its head, horns, and four legs have already passed through. Why is it that its tail cannot?”

Commentary:
If it passes through, it falls into a ditch;
If

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Sep 1 96

Transmission Speech

by Zen Master Dae Kwang
Bang! (Hits the table with the Zen stick.)

Everything is always coming and going; going and coming. That is the first teaching of the Buddha. But the true meaning of this teaching cuts off the tongue of the Buddha. In …

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Apr 1 78

Only Teaching Words

by Zen Master Seung Sahn
From a morning kong-an talk by Zen Master Seung Sahn in Frankfurt, West Germany in April, 1978:

“If you attain Enlightenment, one thousand things, ten thousand things become one; if you attain Enlightenment, one thousand things, ten thousand things each …

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Jan 1 74

by Zen Master Seung Sahn

During the January Yong Maeng Jon Jin, Seung Sahn Soen-sa went for a walk with some of his students. It had been snowing the day before. Soen-sa asked one student, “What color is this snow?”

The student said, “White.”

Soen-sa …

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