There are times a Zen master can transmit the ineffable simply by their way of being. On occasion, the tables can also turn and a young child can challenge a Zen master with their innocence.
Sr Chan Duc, a much loved Plum Village elder, describes some of her experiences during sitting meditation with our teacher Thich Nhat Hanh. Sr Chan Duc reminds us that touching the ineffable is something that all of us can do as well.
How Are You?
What happens when you ask a Zen Master “How are you?”. A young child finds out during a question and answer session.