2018-02-13

Blue Cliff Record 93

131
Blue Cliff Record (Hekiganroku, Biyan Lu) #93
Daguang's "You Fox-Devil"

Case
A monk asked Daguang, "What did Changqing mean when he said, 'It is like a grace before meals'"?
Daguang did a dance.
The monk made a prostration.
Daguang said, "What did you see that you made a prostration?"
The monk did a dance.
Daguang said, "You fox-devil."
Xuedou's Verse
Although the former arrow was light, the latter arrow went deep.
Who says that yellow leaves are gold?
If Sôkei's waves were similar,
An endless number of ordinary people would have drowned on dry land.

No comments:

Post a Comment