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Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind, p. 80 | ZMBM Chart

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Zen story or Zen koan is very difficult to understand before you understand what we are doing moment after moment. But if you know exactly what we are doing moment after moment it is not so difficult to understand. There are many and many koans. Recently I talked about a frog (several times). Whenever I talked about a frog they laughed and laughed. When you come and sit here you may think you are doing some special thing while your husband is sleeping you are here practicing zazen. And you are doing ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).

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