Dalung’s Pure Everlasting Body (BCR82)

KOAN:

Someone asked Dalung,
“The physical body decays. What is the pure everlasting body?”
Dalung said,
“Mountain flowers open like brocade, mountain torrents are deep as indigo.”

– Blue Cliff Record, Case 82

Misc December 17, 2017

Indigo

Allison Atwill

Allison Atwill, “Indigo,” 2014. Acrylic on birch panel, 36″ x 48″.