forgotten the value of religion
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verbatim transcript, audio exists, Section added 10/22/2021 from SDH transcription. traffic
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In Soto School, most of Zen masters do not use koan because we stress the self—self-use of one sole existence. Our practice is—our practice covers everything. When you do something, that practice covers everything. So, in our religious experience—can you hear me? In our religious experience there is no duality. Our religious experience is not in thinking realm, or even in contemplative. That is why we do not use koan, but koan is useful of course. But that is ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).