Friday, 4 November 2016

Albert Low



                When I asked Albert Low of the Montreal Zen Center what the function of Zen was, he replied without hesitation: “Oh, there’s no function of Zen.”
                “So why do people come here?”
                “Because they think there is a function of Zen.”
                “And they discover?”
                “There is no function of Zen. If they work long enough.”

[Albert Low - Cypress Trees in the Garden: 165. My memorial tribute to Albert can be found at: http://www.sumeru-books.com/albert-low-memorial/]
[See also: Montreal Zen Center]

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