Koans are not puzzles

Koans are not puzzles. Koans don’t even have to be questions. Many Zen teachers out there, including many famous ones, have no ideas of the stuff they are talking about, even though they wrote a lot of books about Zen/Buddhism. Yet, they are giving students koans.  You had better watch out for them. Throughout the history, it is always this kind of teachers who gave the public wrong perceptions of Buddhism.


Leave a comment

Filed under Random Thoughts

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s