Constant Awareness


No Zen student would presume to teach others until he has lived with his Master for at least ten years. Tenno, having passed his ten years of apprenticeship, became a teacher. One day he went to visit the Master Nan-in. It was a rainy day, so Tenno wore wooden clogs and carried an umbrella. When […]

Your life and your God


If you never felt pain, then how would you know that I’m a Healer? If you never went through difficulties, how would you know that I’m a Deliverer? If you never had a trial, how could you call yourself an overcomer? If you never felt sadness, how would you know that I’m a Comforter? If […]

I love you so much that

As you got up this morning, I watched you, and hoped you would talk to me, even if it was just a few words, asking my opinion or thanking me for something good that happened in your life yesterday. But I noticed you were too busy, trying to find the right outfit to wear. When you ran around the […]