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Careful, Tiger.

...There may very well have been a tiger in that driver when he was driving. To the Chinese the negative traits of the Tiger are being: moody, reckless, hot-headed, selfish, impatient, impulsive, opinionated, rebellious. Road rage attests that some aggressive identification is going on. While we may understand that there is no self, people do create constellations of identification which demonstrate recognisable patterns across large groups of people...

By | 2010-01-09T06:34:29+00:00 August 23rd, 2007|Zen|0 Comments

Respect

...When we treat our attainment as void there really is no disrespect is there, which I'm sure was Hui Neng's basis for the discussion, so he didn't experience disrespect what he saw instead was the next step for his disciple, the curbing of arrogance...

By | 2010-01-11T06:59:21+00:00 August 16th, 2007|Zen|0 Comments