Like reflections of the moon ~ Dogen Zenji

Enlightenment is like the moon reflected on the water. The moon does not get wet, nor is the water broken. Although its light is wide and great, the moon is reflected even in a puddle an inch wide. The whole moon and the entire sky are reflected in one dewdrop on the grass.

Dogen Zenji

from the book Dokusan With Dogen: Timeless Lessons in Negotiating the Way

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