Shikantaza ‘Just Sitting’ is profound ‘Non-seeking‘ …
… to attain that which cannot be attained.
The way to ‘attain that which cannot be attained
‘ is to drop, right to the marrow, the search for all attainments
We find the ordinary, every day to be timeless, and anything but ordinary!
Thus, our teachings are of a different flavor from forms of Buddhism, and ‘Koan’-centered Zazen (as taught by the Rinzai School), that speak of attaining special states, struggling for mind-bending ‘Kensho‘ experiences, or gaining ‘Enlightenment‘
For, in our Way, the special-special state, mind-bending-est experience and true ‘Enlightenement of Enlightenments‘ is …
(please join sit-a-long below)
(remember: recording ends soon after the beginning bells;
a sitting time of 20 to 35 minutes is recommended)