Zen Master Bankei and Applying the Unborn Mind to your Life

Reaching Enlightenment from the comfort of your couch

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A Bit of Bankei’s Life and his Enlightenment

I felt a strange sensation in my throat. I spat against a wall. A mass of black phlegm large as a soapberry rolled down the side… Suddenly, just at that moment… I realized what it was that had escaped me until now: All things are perfectly resolved in the unborn.

What is the Unborn Mind?

A Comic Panel Detailing a Dispute at one of Bankei’s Sermons

Applying the Unborn to our Lives

Writing about things that I can’t stop thinking about

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