Warm Hand to Warm Hand
File Name: 70-05-30
Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness, p. 37
verbatim transcript, from audio, Q & A after lecture.
Line 2 was handed down closely from west to east.
Line 3 People may discriminate the dull from the keen,
Line 4 but in the true way there is no Patriarch of North or South.]
I explained in last lecture about the title of this scripture, Sandokai-- what does it mean by San-do-kai and Chikudo daisen no shin. Tonight, maybe, it is necessary to explain about the background of this poem-- why Sekito Zenji-- Sekito Kisen Daiosho, wrote this poem.
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