|Circle, O, Zen "empty" spot!|
Watt is interpreting the East for Western audiences. He may not always hit the mark with his examples, but he understands. Wisdom Quarterly would not talk about him if he were so off. It is because he is so frequently on that we love him, the great "spiritual entertainer."
In this clip from his early TV show, he explains what that whole "void" (shunyata) thing, the yin and the yang, is about. It's hard for our heavily conditioned minds to piece together and remember.
What does "awakening" mean? It doesn't have anything to do with saying Namaste ("The light in me honors the light in you") to others or finding significance in noticing the clock when it's 11:11 or thinking that the movement of planets in the solar system affects our moods and sets our personality at birth...