It is rather difficult for us to figure out why we started to practice zazen

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It is rather difficult for us to figure out why we started to practice zazen. It is rather difficult, and I think it may be same for you. But the more you think why you started zazen practice, the more you will find out how deep it is-- the meaning you started zazen practice. And once you start our practice, even though your determination is not so strong, or you don't feel your determination is not so strong, but you will find out how strong the determination has been. It is rather difficult, you ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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