what is self

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Last Sunday I remember I talked about our surrounding, which is civilized world and busy world, and world of science and world of technique. Although I couldn't talk about fully about those things, but I tried [laughs] anyway. And I talked about something about practice or why we practice zazen. But I did not talk about self-- who practice zazen-- who practice zazen. What is self is a big problem, you know. Unless we don’t understand what is self, unless we don’t reflect on our self, whether our ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).

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