Doushuai’s Three Barriers (MK73) (GG47)


a. People go to wild places to search for their true nature. When you do this, where is your true nature?
b. When you have realized your true nature, you are free of birth and death. When you are dying, how can you be free?
c. After you die, where will you go?

—Pacific Zen Miscellaneous Koans Case 73, & Gateless Gate Case 47