form is emptiness, and emptiness is form

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Tonight I am supposed to explain “form is emptiness, and emptiness is form.” In-- last night, we came to the point to make to clarify especially “emptiness is form,” which is rather difficult to make it clear. But actually, form is so-to-say “big mind”-- no, emptiness is “big mind.” And big mind as sky, which contains-- which doesn't-- air or sky, empty sky. But-- ”empty sky,” we say, but everything grow-- when plants and everything grow into the sky, sky doesn't care, you know. And the sky is always ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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