|Zen is a Mahayana school that developed in China during the 6th century as Chán (jhana). Zen spread south to Vietnam, northeast to Korea, and east to Japan (desktopc.com).|
|Kipp Ryodo Hawley (left), Lorraine Gesho Kumpf, John Heart Mirror Trotter, Mark Shogen Bloodgood, George Mukei Horner, ZCLA at special open house service (Wisdom Quarterly)|
- *How can one not remain stuck in "the second level," that is, in one's foundational serenity (zen) practice rather than ascending to final liberating-insight (vipassana)?
- AUDIO: Alan Watts explains Zen, koans, "Haiku" (Pacifica)
|Kwannon in the garden (WQ)|
|Outside the "Gateless Gate" of the uber urban Zen Center, Los Angeles (WQ)|