Attention Attending

Jody Hojin Kimmel, Sensei

Zen Mountain Monastery, 06/27/2019

 

Quoting an old Zen story, a student asks what is the basis of great wisdom and the teacher answers “Attention!” Hojin Sensei speaks about the student’s struggle to understand and see what is profound and subtle in this instruction, attention attention attention!  How can whole-hearted and simple attention help us to work skillfully with what is directly in front of us? 

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