I believe that most of the true zen masters are not of the fancy kind of sort.
It doesn't have to do anything with decline in zen. Rather less intense practice of zazen (and understanding) will have that effect. Gassho Mike Fri, 01 Feb 2008 19:34:39 -0000 "diablodrakul" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > I remember reading somewhere about some American roshi in what used > to be Shunryu Suzuki's temple who was caught up in some scandals. I > was wondering if there are any new movements going on in Zen, or is > it just slowly dying on the vine? > > I recall Brad Warner was some kind of touring rock-star Zen monk, but > then that was a few years ago too. Is there anything new or popular > going on with Zen? Current Book Discussion: any Zen book that you recently have read or are reading! Talk about it today! Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/ <*> Your email settings: Individual Email | Traditional <*> To change settings online go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/join (Yahoo! ID required) <*> To change settings via email: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/