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October 09, 2009


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Lauren Crane

Oh no



Since following your words I have become fascinated with the Ox herding pictures. I recently purchased a book explaining each picture. It was written by Loori.
In a post the other day he had said our practice will show in the way we walk, talk, act and live.
The most obvious becomes the most fundamental.

John Small

The quote: very timely. Thank you. Thanks to Daido Roshi!

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