Well a "shifu" means a master/teacher to one that is following
his/her teachings in chinese
"chan" (chinese term) means zen , or "son" in korean term
For more information on skandhas
This buddhist dictionary from drba.org provides a brief explanation
on it. Basically, skandhas is a tool used widely to express the
"hua-tou" is something like "who is dragging a dead corpse?", and if
we use our intellectual brain to analyze it, we are caught in its
trap! is a method of cultivation used to fight poison with poison.
It is a cultivation method developed by China Song dynasty zen
master Da Hui Zong Gao.
> czqian3, Thanks for you posts.
> What is a 'shifu', 'chan hall' (I think I can guess these two but
> to hear from you), 'feeling skandha' and 'hua-tou', and in what
> are these terms used?
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