Zen Master Dogen’s buddha way

Dogen

To study the buddha way is to study the self.
To study the self is to forget the self.
To forget the self is to be actualised by myriad things.

When actualised by myriad things, your body and mind as well as the bodies and minds of others drop away.
No trace of realisation remains, and this no-trace continues endlessly.

From Genjo Koan by Dogen (1200-1253)

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