20. It is useless to want to reach the truth

Don't ask for truth, only need to see
 
Es inútil querer alcanzar la verdad,
just dissolve ignorance. 

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Our deep feeling of lack makes us go from here to there “like a headless chicken”. We seek to reach a state of deep satisfaction that we generally identify with “the truth”, The perfection, the happiness… everyone has their own illusory ideas about it and verbalizes it internally according to their personal conditioning, usually this process is completely unconscious.

This feeling of lack often makes us go after fleeting challenges and gratifications that, even when they are achieved, leave us with a deeper and deeper void., leading to great frustration and dissatisfaction.

To reach the “truth” we have to see reality as it is, when we experience this realization, ignorance dissolves naturally. Therefore, it is unnecessary to run after the truth, however we represent it within ourselves.

In the Zen tradition we stand, we sit and feel[1]Sitting and feeling is an expression that master Dokushô Villalba Rosi usually uses to refer to zazen, the seated posture of meditation, here is a short video explaining this… Continue reading. Zazen is the most appropriate attitude to make this realization come true in us..

In zazen we receive, we experience the cosmic truth with all its energy and activity. If we abandon our mental formations, our prejudices, we can merge with the activity of the cosmos. [2]204738 {204738:B7UMYIBG} items 1 chicago-fullnote-bibliography default asc… Continue reading

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1 Sitting and feeling is an expression that master Dokushô Villalba Rosi usually uses to refer to zazen, the seated posture of meditation, here a short video explaining this expression during an interview.
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that human beings are the only beings reborn within the, Kanchi. that human beings are the only beings reborn within the. that human beings are the only beings reborn within theíthat human beings are the only beings reborn within the. Edited by Taisen Deshimaru. Translated by Dokusho Villalba. Madrid, 2009. https://that human beings are the only beings reborn within the.

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