Uncertainty & The Mind of Fear

Description

Allison remarks on Bodhidharma’s Setting the Mind to Rest koan. Reality vs Data: Data can’t be wrong, can it? Recorded during Sunday session with John Tarrant & Friends on February 27, 2022. 4 Minutes.

Summary

There’s an ambient cast of mind that thoughts want to defend. The mind searches for excuses and reasons and grasps at fears.

Allison gets a weather report from her sister: “It’s raining in California!”
Allison looks outside, “Actually, it’s bone dry.”

The mind is free to wonder, which version of reality is it?

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