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What Zen means by being detached

This is what Zen means by being detached — not being without emotion or feeling, but being one in whom feeling is not sticky or blocked, and through whom the experiences of the world pass like the reflections of birds flying over water.

~ Alan Watts ~
photo: Long Chin-san — with Jaz Cruz and Rocio Hurtado Alcala.


2 responses

  1. K'lee L.

    Excellent explanation of detachment according to zen.

    June 20, 2016 at 8:04 am

  2. Reblogged this on Gr8fullsoul.

    June 27, 2016 at 4:58 am

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