Tung-Shan (Tozan)

Verses on the Five Ranks

Verses on the Five Ranks

Verses on the Five Ranks The Apparent within the Real: In the third watch of the night Before the moon appears, No wonder when we meet There is no recognition! Still cherished in my heart Is the beauty of earlier days. The Real within the Apparent: A sleepy-eyed grandam Encounters herself in an old ... »

Long seeking it through others

Long seeking it through others

Long seeking it through others Long seeking it through others, I was far from reaching it. Now I go by myself; I meet it everywhere. It is just I myself, And I am not itself. Understanding this way, I can be as I am. by Tung-Shan (Tozan) English version by Katsuki Sekida Original Language Chinese Hi... »