Dark Zen


Buddha is sometimes described as “the bringer of light”. In one account, he was described as a “newly arisen sun” who has a “corona around him.” It is also said that the Buddha could “make the world bright.” Now, if you strip away all the poetic imagery, what is left? I can only see an originative power which is prior to all things – Darkness…

via Dark Zen – The Method of Dark Zen.

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