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Tuesday, May 2, 2023

Our Attitude Toward Scriptures

The merit of reading this [Lotus Sutra] scripture is in finding the truth of it in our everyday activity. We read this scripture so that we can understand more perfectly and become familiar with the truth. This is our attitude toward scriptures. —Excerpt from Shunryu Suzuki lecture - 68-02-00-B - as found on edited by PF. Go to or for links to the full Shunryu Suzuki lecture and the source of the photo.

Shunryu Suzuki and Anagarika Govinda, 1968