May 24th, 2019
Xiangyan and Guishan
Some time later, Xiangyan went to the memorial site of Nanyang at Mt. Wudang, and built himself a hut. For company, he planted some bamboo. One day while he was sweeping the path a pebble flew up and struck a bamboo.
At the unexpected sound Xiangyuan had thorough awakening. After bathing and cleansing himself he face Mt Gui, offered incense, prostrated himself, and said, “Master, if you had spoken for me at that time, this could not have happened. Your kindness is deeper than my parents.” Then he wrote a poem...