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Zen – Great Hermit

The above words, taken from ancient Chinese literature could be translated as;  A great hermit hides at the Court or at the market, while an inferior hermit hides in the mountains or in the fields. It roughly means….. While an inferior Zen master separates himself from the real world, a truely great Zen master lives … Continue reading

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Zen – Lao Tsu’s Tao Te Ching –

Name or body, which is dearer?  Body or wealth, which is worth more? Gain or lose, which is more harmful? Extreme love incurs a great cost.   Vast treasures conclude in heavy loss. Know sufficiency. It’s beyond shame.   Know when to stop, … Continue reading

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