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Up & Down Tsukuba-San

posted by Jundo Cohen
I climbed from the bottom to the top of Mount Tsukuba, the famous mountain near Treeleaf (in Tsukuba, Japan) … sat some Zazen … then climbed back down again …

A little custom of mine, a climb to no where step by step … Zazen to no where step by step … the scenery always changing.

I wanted to sit with everyone up there, but the camera broke. So, we will look back at a sitting recorded when Hans, one of the mountains of our Sangha, came to visit from Germany last year.

Mt. Tsukuba. It is one of Japan’s ‘Great Mountains’ …

You can read all about “Tsukuba-san” here:

Mt. Tsukuba Wiki

So, please sit with Hans and me next to a really grand ‘ol ancient rock



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Anan E. Maus

posted October 23, 2009 at 4:03 pm


I like the metaphor of comparing the spiritual journey to climbing!
gassho



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