fragment of Q & A

Shunryu Suzuki Transcript

Dogen Zenji said, all the various kinds of power is - comes from our practice, you know. Although, our purpose of practice to attain some power, you know, but naturally, all the power will concentrate around our practice. That is very important point. That kind of practice you practice someone may say, you know. Our practice is not any kind of practice but one shikantaza which is the foundation of all the practice. Even though you - you die in standing function or upside down function, we are not good Zen student, he says - Dogen Zenji says. That is our practice. The foundation of all the power, all the possible power is shikantaza.
File name: 69-10-14-X: fragment of Q & A (titled by pf) A fragment of about 2 minutes found after chanting on tape for 69-10-14. Not clear if it's a continuation on same day.

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