Apr 4, 2023Liked by Krysta Gibson

Thanks for the laugh and the reminder to not take myself so darned seriously.

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Mar 29, 2023Liked by Krysta Gibson

Hilarious. That's the kind of story that sticks with people who hear it. Thanks for that.

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19. Everyday Life Is the Path

JOSHU ASKED Nansen: “What is the path?’ Nansen said: “Everyday life is the path.” Joshu asked: “Can it be studied?” Nansen said: “If you try to study, you will be far away from it.” Joshu asked: “If I do not study, how can I know it is the path?”

Nansen said: “The path does not belong to the perception world, neither does it belong to the nonperception world. Cognition is a delusion and noncognition is senseless. If you want to reach the true path beyond doubt, place yourself in the same freedom as sky. You name it neither good nor not-good.” At these words Joshu was enlightened.

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