How would someone interpret this passage in the light of Zen/Ch'an Buddhist thought.?

- Advertisement -

Enlightenment is like the moon reflected on the water. The moon does not get wet, nor is the water broken. Although its light is wide and great, the moon is reflected even in a puddle an inch wide. The whole moon and the entire sky are reflected in dewdrops on the grass, or even in one drop of water.

- Advertisement -
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
4 Comments
Most Voted
Newest Oldest
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
LHOOQ

Grass is awesome.

Ibbiama

They would interpret it as being but not being. You are present in all things and all things are present in you.

HELP THE PLANETLESS

By leaving it as it is Beautifully put

RainCoat Man

the whole point of Zen is to meditate on koans and release the mind from paradigm confines

Related

Does anybody know any good chakra exercises for the 7 chakras?

i want to know some good exercises for all 7 chakras.

Did Socrates have a profession other than being a philosopher?

And if not, how did he make enough of a living if a lot of people dismissed him as a crazy old dreamer?

Is Theravada Buddhism the original Buddhism that the Buddha taught?

And was Mahayana Buddhism influenced by Chinese religions and as such is a mixture of Buddhism and Chinese religions. So would Theravada be the...

i want to become a holistic healer?

by khukhu: i have been studying different types of lightwork for close to a year now (i know i have much much...
4
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x