Mirror of Zen Blog

Category: The Tech of Sitting

Silent Practice

It’s really all we do. It is our root, our interface with the true nature with reality, because it is the nature of reality itself.

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Zen is Kenosis (κένωσις)

“Kenosis” (κένωσις) is an ancient Greek term meaning “the act of emptying”, or “emptying out”. It is often used in the Christian Bible to describe a quality of Jesus, “the

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Patterns of an Empty Mind

This image conveys so clearly the meditator’s condition when swamped with thoughts. It might be the first condition that you bring to the cushion and sit right down with. All

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