“In this body […] there is existing something, the true person without rank and name, the true self with absolute freedom, clinging nowhere.“
Zen master Rinzai
„Understanding is Love.“
Thich Nhat Hanh
“To fearlessly be who we are – exactly the person, we are in the most natural way, without affectation or boastfulness – is requiring much integrity and equally much humbleness.”
(Book: The Hidden Lamp)
Welcome in No-Rank-Sangha, Bonn!
“There is grievous suffering even within the blue sky!”
(from the koan: “Ling’s Question”, The Hidden Lamp, Stories from Twenty-Five Centuries of Awakened Women, edited by Florence Caplow and Susan Moon)
The above quotation from a koan takes you right into the middle of our practice and studies!
My Mala with names of my supporters in four of five Auschwitz-Bearing-Witness-Retreats as participnat