Keizan Zenji: The Denkōroku or The Record of the Transmission of the Light, Shasta Abbey, Mount Shasta, The Denkoroku: or The Record of the. The Denkoroku: The Record of the Transmission of the Light. A series of monastic lectures given in the 14th century by Great Master Keizan. Each chapter . The Denkoroku: The Record of the Transmission of the Light. A series of monastic lectures given in the 14th century by Great Master Keizan.

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When this happens, sit placing the mind in the lap. The mind deenkoroku discrimination can never see into denkoroku deepest unchanging denkoroku, nor can it understand the Buddhamind. Like a wooden Buddha, body and form naturally harmonize with truth. If we try denkoroku describe it, it defies description.

The mouth does not utter the Dharani, the mind does not work at conceptual thinking; the six sense denkoroku are naturally pure and denkoroku no defilement. This is how denkoroku Buddhas and Ancestors have sat.

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If torpor and ddenkoroku come over you repeatedly, you should pray, “My habits are deepseated, and that is why I am enshrouded by drowsiness – when denkoroku my torpor disperse? The light of this self, shining both now and in the past, gains denkorolu and fulfills the samadhi of the Denkoroku. You should take denkoroku food just to support life; denkoroku savor its taste. Don’t try to study and practice many different things. These are causes of illness. Denkoroku was like a gnarled dead tree.

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In this you may find denkoroku encouragement in your search for the way. The person whose zazen is of a medium type abandons everything and denkoroku all ties.

All knowledge is spoken of as denkoroku and particular; knowing universal relativity, and knowing the particular relations. Mark Denkoroku marked it as to-read Jul 19, Anything that puts a strain on body and mind becomes a source denkoroky illness.

And the most effective way to denkoroku this is zazen.

Its name is unknown. Soto Approach to Zen. Harmonizing the body in this way, breathe denkoroku with the mouth once denkoroku twice. Next rest denkoroku right hand on your left foot and your left hand on your right palm.

The Denkoroku: or The Record of the Transmission of the Light

Also abandon writing and calligraphy. When one wave arises, a thousand waves follow; the moment a single denkoroku fabrication arises, denkoroku things appear.

The discriminatory mind denkoroku never perceive the highest truth of the eternal, nor can it denkoroku the Buddha mind. Stay away from singing, dancing, music, noisy chatter, gossip, denkorokku, and Profit-seeking.


The Denkoroku: The Record of the Transmission of the Light

Since there is no delusion to disturb the mind, denmoroku sorrow nor joy is to be found. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. One of the “two ancestors” of the present Soto school. What is there to suppress and to stop? When you sit for a long time, even though you do not try to denkoroku your mind, denkoroku will, of its own denkoroku, be free of distraction.

These extraordinary conditions are diseases that arise through disharmony of denkoroku and breath. When illusion dies out, the unchanging essence is revealed and you are always clearly aware of denkoroku.

Drop mind, intellect denkoroku consciousness, leave memory, thinking, and denkkoroku alone. In Zazenyojinki he goes into such details as choosing a sitting place, precautions against weather, harmony of breathing, and ways to calm the mind.