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Tuesday, August 28, 2018


If you understand nature in its full sense, we are also a part of nature. We have something to do with nature, and we cannot be satisfied without doing something. We should participate in the nature. So even in Zen picture -- Zen painting or drawing or picture maybe -- sansui, we say - sansui means “mountain and river” - we paint one or two people-- fisherman or woodcutter or farmer.   ---------------------------------------------------- Excerpt from Shunryu Suzuki lecture 67-12-04-B as found on Edited by DC - Many Shunryu Suzuki lecture excerpts on - from there links to much more. Going slowly through Suzuki transcripts featuring whatever is next that seems okay.