Essays by Fashi Yao Xin Shakya
Saying Goodbye to 2019
As 2019 comes to an end, let’s take some time to consider all the attachments we have nourished, all the ego-masks we have… Read More »Saying Goodbye to 2019
DaShi ChuanSheng Entered Emptiness by Fashi Yao Xin Shakya
THE MARCH 18, 2019BY YAOXINSHAKYA IN ACTIVITIES / NEWS We are very interested in the Chan: Da Shi ChuanSheng, Steven Baugh, was a wonderful master with several lives: kung-fu… Read More »DaShi ChuanSheng Entered Emptiness by Fashi Yao Xin Shakya
Holiday Message The Zen Buddhist Order of Hsu Yun is happy to announce that on this month of November 2018, our Chan/Zen Order, the Zen… Read More »Holiday Message
The Costume of the Actor by Soren Kierkegaard
What does it mean to love one’s neighbor? To love one’s neighbor means, while remaining within the earthly distinctions allotted to one, essentially… Read More »The Costume of the Actor by Soren Kierkegaard
Ask a Master: What is a Zen Retreat?
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Ask a Master: What is the Most Important Daily Practice for a Zen Monk?
Ask a Master: What are the Most Important Sutras in Chan?
On Being a Master: Sinking into the Mud
When We First Begin
Dharma Up Close: An Approach to Study
As a Dharma heir to Ming Zhen Shakya I feel it is imperative of me to share her work with others. Since she is no longer with us in body and mind making her unavailable to speak with you I thought it might be helpful to offer some comments on how to read and listen and sit under the golden waterfall of her offerings. This essay is a brief, very brief approach on one way to soak in Ming Zhen’s Dharma offering. May the Dharma bless you as it has me and many, many others.