Category: Monk-life

In Zürich on Friday

Oh, darn them — they caught my mood, in a café, on continuing here through this otherwise inexpressible space of disembodied über-financial Switzerland… It’s such a profoundly damned state to

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30 Years Ago Today

The exact moment of my ordination, September 7, 1992, at the Temple of the Sixth Patriarch, Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China. In this gesture, the Teacher brushes some water on

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Taxi and Hotel

The most essential tools of my transmission are these two vehicles: I support this work basically from talk to talk, from retreat to retreat. There is no endowment or organizational

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