2020: Open Illumination Discussion

This year, as with each of it siblings, has been unique as well as similar. How so? That is what we will discuss. A recapping of our individual and Sangha experiences prepares us for everyday life in 2021.

Always glimpsing being time we balance now with then. One such approach is to look into the 108 Gates of Dharma Illumination:

When Dogen-zenji recorded these he attempting to codify Zen in everyday life. Each line is a primer for being moment to moment. Also note the treatise harkens to both sides of the coin of action.

For us movement through time and space is exposure and awareness. Conditions and variables are all about u