Remembering the Old Buddha, the Buddha Who Entered Our World To Destroy It

Jiryu Mark has a nice new post, American Buddhist Apocrypha, over at the No Zen in the West blog where they're getting really educated these days. A backwoods, unlearned guy like me had to look up "apocrypha" - "hidden," "esoteric," "spurious," "of questionable authenticity."I think it's a word that'll come in handy in wild fox country, so thanks to Jiryu, one of the finest of the California Zen ilk."I think we owe it to ourselves," says Jiryu, "and to each other to be as transparent as … [Read more...]