Vast Emptiness, Nothing Sacred
July 21, 2006 22:56
Emperor Wu once asked Bodhidharma, "What is the main point of Buddhist teaching?" To this Bodhidharma replied: "Vast emptiness, nothing sacred." When we came across the following Ken Wilber humor on the web recently, we couldn’t help but laugh. After all, Bodhidharma was right. Transcendence restores humor. Ken once wrote about too many representatives of too many movements lacking humor, lacking a distance from themselves, a distance from the ego and its grim game of forcing others to conform to its contours. He continued: “They should all trade two pounds of ego for once ounce of laughter.” The best Ken Wilber humor we could find is below. Consider it our trade. Read more....