Microreview of Zen Master Yunmen: His Life and Essential Sayings

At Rhino.


Teaser quote: Someone asked Master Yunmen, “What is the absolute concentration that comprehends every single particle of dust?” The Master replied, “Water in the bucket, food in the bowl.” [= Blue Cliff Record §50; Record of Serenity §99; Dōgen’s Sanbyakusoku §158].


[originally posted Wednesday 5 September 2018]