Geoffrey Shugen Arnold, Roshi
Zen Mountain Monastery, New York, Tuesday 12/28/2021
From Dongshan’s “Song of the Jewel Mirror Samadhi”
This is Part 2 of Shugen Roshi’s teaching on Dongshan’s poem. Here he focuses on the metaphor of the mirror; how it’s been used throughout various Buddhist teachings, what it means and how it helps us relate to our own experience.