Buddha's Hand (MK16)

KOAN: Huanglong Huinan’s Three Turning Words

a. How is my hand like the Buddha’s hand? —Playing guitar in the moonlight.
b. How is my leg like a donkey’s leg?
c. In the world of karma, everyone has a birthplace. What is yours?

– PZI Miscellaneous Koans, Case 16

Text October 8, 2020

3 The Body of the Buddha – The Zenosaurus Course In Koans

John Tarrant

Zenosaurus Curriculum 3: How is my hand like Buddha’s hand? This koan asks us to let the whole of our being fall into it, to love without reservation the experience of being made of flesh.

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