"cid830" now that I think of it, maybe there is an answer,> I think it bears some discussion. There are those who believe they surpassed Buddha. Did they?
On the other hand, shouldn't Buddha be the starting point? If the practice of Buddhism has evolved over the past 1500 years, then it would seem logical that surpassing Buddha's level of enlightenment would be a standard of being a zen master or any other type of master. ------------------------------------ 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:zen_forum-dig...@yahoogroups.com mailto:zen_forum-fullfeatu...@yahoogroups.com <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: zen_forum-unsubscr...@yahoogroups.com <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/