Where did you find the Begram ivories?
I was in Peshawar buying carpets and textiles in the mid 80s. There were four of these ivories in a carpet shop on the floor. Somebody who was bringing in tea stepped on one. I said, “You know these come from the museum?” The were...
Facing difficult emotions and moods is all part of a meditation practice. These things are not 'evil' nor to be rejected. As the year has a light and dark half, so do we. How do we relate to this fact and how do we do this in practice?
This new publication is a collection of stories and sayings used by the late Daiyu Myokyo Zenji to illustrate Zen teachings & practice. Each story is accompanied by her comments teasing out the teaching point and how it works in practice.