A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Today's Daily Dharma: Words Lose Their Meaning
Words Lose Their Meaning
Master Linji's time [9th-century China], some Buddhist terms were used
so often they became meaningless. People chewed on terms like
'liberation' and 'enlightenment' until they lost their power. It’s no