Beyond Consciousness

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Thursday, December 1, 1966

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind, p. 127 | ZMBM Chart

from Los Altos Box,

We should establish our practice where there is no practice or no enlightenment. As long as we practice zazen in the area where there is practice and enlightenment there is no chance to make perfect peace for ourselves. In other words we must firmly believe in our true nature. It is beyond our conscious realm -- conscious experience. There is good or bad or practice or enlightenment only in our conscious experience but whether or not we have experience of it what exists is actually there, exists. In ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).

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