< Back to Question and Answer

Are there levels and development in zen training?

Of course there are levels. A beginner will not know how to sit his physical body and how to concentrate his mind. But by making efforts in the practice, this becomes more clear and simple. Like the 10 Oxherding pictures. They are about returning to one´s orginal mind, yet on the way there are many sceneries that are being encountered.

Due to Roshi's busy schedule this year, we are currently not accepting any new questions at this time

Your question to Harada Roshi

Characters remaining 1000

Please check previous questions before submitting to avoid duplication

Submit question