Wednesday, August 02, 2006

Creative Thoughts Koan

It was asked, "How is life?"

and so came the answer,

"Life is like my memory,

always forgetful."

What is Koan?
Koan is a paradoxical, and often senseless, question or expression posed in Ch’an or Zen Buddhism to aid in meditation or understanding. “What is the sound of one hand clapping” is a well known koan.

Details here. // Another Zen Koan studies page.

this koan was captured during a msn messenger conversation with my dear friend Sha. So the credit goes to her. Be in your bliss, my friend. Pin It Now!