The Boat Is Always Moving

Given by Suzuki Roshi at Tassajara on Saturday, June 13, 1970
About this talk
Sandokai Lecture VII Saturday, June 13, 1970 Tassajara [The following lines of the Sandokai are discussed in this lecture: Line 17 Shidai no sho onozukara fukusu, Line 18 ko no sono haha wo uru ga gotoshi. Line 19 Hi wa nesshi kaze wa doyo, Line 20 mizu wa uruoi chi wa kengo. --------------------------- Line 17 The four elements resume their nature Line 18 as a child has its mother. Line 19 Fire is hot, wind blows, Line 20 water wets, and earth is solid.]
Sources: Contemporaneous transcript by Marian Derby and City Center transcript entered onto disk by Jose Escobar, 1997. Transcript checked against tape and made verbatim by Bill Redican (8/14/01). *** File name: 70-06-13: The Boat Is Always Moving Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness, p. 83, (Verbatim) Q & A after lecture. crk