ZAZENDAY MARCH 2014

A monk asked Joshu , » Does an oak tree have Buddha-nature or not ?«  Joshu replied, » It has « . Then the monk asked, » When does the oak tree become Buddha ?«  Joshu said, » It waits for the sky to fall to earth.« The monk asked,   »When does it fall to earth ?« Joshu said, » It waits for the oak tree to become Buddha. »

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