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Monday, March 20, 2023

All of Us

As a Dharmakaya Buddha, his body is omnipresent or truth itself. As a Nirmanakaya Buddha, his body is more real, a tangible buddha. So, each one of us will be a Nirmanakaya Buddha. If you think in this way, it is not only this bodhisattva who is Dharmakaya and Nirmanakaya. All of us are also Nirmanakaya Buddha and Dharmakaya Buddha. —Excerpt from Shunryu Suzuki lecture - 68-01-11B - as found on edited by PF. Go to or for links to the full Shunryu Suzuki lecture and the source of the photo. 

Mitsu Suzuki and Della Goertz on the right. Paul Alexander with tie to the right of Suzuki.