Your light may go out – A Zen Koan

Zen Koan

A student of Tendai, a philosophical school of Buddhism, came to the Zen abode of Gasan as a pupil. When he was departing a few years later, Gasan warned him: “Studying the truth speculatively is useful as a way of collecting preaching material. But remember that unless you meditate constantly your light of truth may go out.”

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One thought on “Your light may go out – A Zen Koan

  1. ajayniranjan says:

    Great thoughts….
    Cheers..
    ajay singh Niranjan

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