Tag Archives: silence

The Next in Line

Mahakashyapa became the first patriarch of the Zen tradition. After him there have been six others. Again and again from master to disciple the flame has been transferred in silence. The sixth was a woman, and Bodhidharma was her disciple. … Continue reading

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This song says it all–about my Moods! Hello darkness, my old friend I’ve come to talk with you again Because a vision softly creeping Left its seeds while I was sleeping And the vision that was planted in my brain … Continue reading

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Serene waves of surf That rise From the vast Expanse of ocean Part of it Yet struggling To establish Its own Power Surges with Immense force Recedes To merge To become Part of the whole Serene waves in space That … Continue reading

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