Zen, Part Three–from “Dao Bums” (edited)

Oaks above Rodman Slough, Clear Lake“What in the world does the ‘cessation of happiness apart from equanimity’ mean–that happiness ends when equanimity does? And what does that have to do with just letting yourself breath?”

The equanimity referred to is equanimity with respect to the multiplicity of the senses. So the cessation of happiness apart from ...  read more