I did not coin the word. In my understanding, if I am not mistaken,
single-minded means concentration, without thinking of anything else except for
your focus. That is what shikan (=zhiguan) implies.
--- On Wed, 8/12/10, ED <seacrofter...@yahoo.com> wrote:
From: ED <seacrofter...@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [Zen] Zen and the Martial Arts
Date: Wednesday, 8 December, 2010, 7:00 AM
What does 'single-minded' mean?
--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Wu <wu...@...> wrote:
> Shikantaza literally denotes an act of single-minded sitting only. It can be
> accompanied or results in dissolution of self, or complete chaos, depending
> of how you direct it.