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By Chan Master Sheng Yen

here's a religious perform easy adequate for somebody to benefit, but wealthy sufficient to be labored with for a life-time. the conventional Chan (Chinese Zen) perform referred to as Silent Illumination starts with not anything greater than placing apart all strategies other than the notice of oneself "just sitting." It’s so basic in execution that it has occasionally been referred to as the "method of no-method"—yet basic because it is, the perform is sophisticated and profound, with the potential of ever subtler refinements because the practitioner strikes towards mastery of it. whilst absolutely penetrated, this radical type of emptying one’s busy mind-stream results in conception of the enormous ocean of natural awareness.

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