Does killing the Buddha resolve the problem of whether you should jump off the
precipice, or turn back to avoid killing your self?
--- On Tue, 19/10/10, ED <seacrofter...@yahoo.com> wrote:
From: ED <seacrofter...@yahoo.com>
Subject: [Zen] Re: Don't pray in my school and I won't think in your church.
Date: Tuesday, 19 October, 2010, 6:50 AM
"If you meet the Buddha on the road, kill him ."
"[Zen is] a special transmission outside of the scriptures,
No reliance on words and letters,
A direct pointing to the heart/mind of man,
And the realization of enlightenment."
--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Wu <wu...@...> wrote:
> It is OK whatever you say. However, if I follow you, am I free to kill, rob
> and loot?
> It is OK to kill buddha, Socrates or Mao Zedong. But when I stand on the
> brink of a precipice, what do I do?