"To spend your life being blinded and dragged around by your own desires is a pathetic thing. However you live, what you do with you life depends on you. With that understanding, just sit silently for ten years, then for another ten, and after that, for ten more years." --Kosho Uchiyama
Chants for Wed Aug 16 - Tue Aug 22 (from Boundless Way Zen Sutra Book. See: BoWZ Westchester Chant Schedule)
- Days Like Lightening, p. 46
- Heart Sutra, p. 12
Room 24, Community UU
468 Rosedale Ave, White Plains, NY
This week's reading: Kosho Uchiyama, Opening the Hand of Thought, pp. 161-168. (Chapter 8, Section 1, Subsections 4-7)
We have one more week with Uchiyama. Our next book will be Bernie Glassman, Infinite Circle: Teachings in Zen.
This week's case: Book of Serenity #14, "Attendant Huo Offers Tea": CLICK HERE.