Tag: Nichiren Buddhism

Moon Viewing on Fuji Mountain

Moon Viewing on Fuji Mountain

Moon Viewing on Fuji Mountain. We had been travelling for almost 24 hours when we arrived at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport.  Flying over the ocean with a large group of pilgrims from Los Angeles, the natural fatigue of jet lag air travel had caught up with me.  My weeks of preparation ahead of our journey had …

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Depictions of the Awakened

Depictions of the Awakened

Wheels, Footprints, Empty Cushions, Statues, Mandalas, Metaphors of the Mind – All Experiences of the imagination In the world of transient, non-substantial, nothing. Molded armors match our bodies –Protect and define our mortal ego. Without them we vaporize Into forever. The everlasting dreams of our existence disappear with Awakening.    

The Region of the Unfathomable.

The Region of the Unfathomable.

I. We youthful warriors walk into the mountains to conquer the highest peak, determined to challenge the world, .  We climb ever higher along  clear mountain streams, rapidly tumbling along the boulders in a never-ending flow behind and ahead – up and up to the tree-line of the high-sierra and beyond, far above the distant …

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