DAY OF ZAZEN, Sunday, 14th of March 2021

.……Exhaust your words, empty your thoughts,
For then you may come to recognize this One Essence………
( Daio Kokushi “On Zen”)
Hello Friends
next Sunday, 14th of March, from 9:00 – 12:30 pm, we will do a half day of ZAZEN, in the DOJO TAI KU AN, Barão de São João, Lagos. Please bring a snack to share.
Feel all very welcome
gassho
Annette

DAY of ZAZEN, Sunday 7th of February 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“How to overcome fear” ………come and join your Buddha natur

we welcome you for a day of ZAZEN on Sunday  the 7th of February 2021, to the

Dojo Tai Ku An in Barão de Saõ João, Lagos. We sit together from 9:00 – 12:30pm

Tee & Cookies will be provided.

All  on donation base.

Feel welcome

gassho

Anni

 

 

 

 

DARKNESS OF THE PINESHADOW

At the entrance to the zendo at the Gendronniere there is a caligraphie of master Taisen Deshimaru reading :

Master Taisen Deshimaru Caligraphy
THE HUMAN BEING IS MORTAL

REFLECTION OF IMPERMANENCE

TODAY HE LOVES, TOMORROW HE HATES.

THE DARKNESS OF THE PINE SHADOW

DEPENDS UPON THE CLARITY OF THE MOONLIGHT.

 

The darkness of the pine shadow depends upon the clarity of the moonlight . . . . . what does that mean ?

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