"Why Can't I Be Different and Original . . . Like Everybody Else?" - Viv Stanshall
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Gutei's One-Finger Zen, Part 2
Zen Master Tenryu once visited Gutei in Wu Province. Gutei welcomed him ceremoniously, and in response to Gutei's questions, Tenryu simply lifted a single finger. Suddenly, Gutei was greatly enlightened.
Later, whenever anything was asked of him, Gutei just raised one finger.