Hsuan Chueh of Yung Chia / Yoka Genkaku

Who is without thought? (from The Song of Enlightenment)

Who is without thought? (from The Song of Enlightenment)

Who is without thought? (from The Song of Enlightenment) Who is without thought? Who is without birth? If there is really no production, there is nothing not produced. Summon a wooden statue and inquire of it. Apply yourself to seeking Buddha-hood; sooner or later you will accomplish it. by Hsuan Ch... »

Always working alone, always walking alone (from The Shodoka)

Always working alone, always walking alone (from The Shodoka)

Always working alone, always walking alone (from The Shodoka) Always working alone, always walking alone, The enlightened one walks the free way of Nirvana With melody that is old and clear in spirit And naturally elegant in style, But with body that is tough and bony, Passing unnoticed in the world... »