And he [Uchiyama Kôshô Roshi] told us ‘to look at zazen and not at him as our teacher’. It’s almost as if he knew some of us would become disappointed in him and he didn’t want our disappointment …
I’m sitting on my cushion before going to work and that feeling of openness. ‘Final Lesson’, by Arthur Braverman
Photographs of the 1903 Francis Younghusband led mission to invade Tibet
Mission Tibet [1903-1904]
The photographs are of Tibet when the Francis Younghusband led the mission to invade Tibet. In 1903 a substantial army was assembled in Sikkim and camped some 15 miles north of Sikkimese…
An old Buddhist text written in Yi language
Pictures of an old Buddhist text written in Yi language from the #endangeredarchives.