The essence of Zen practice, says Eido Shimano Roshi, can be condensed into one word: Hai! (Yes!) The difficulty is learning to say Hai! without adding “But, but…”
“When you understand that this present moment is all there is, you have no choice but radical acceptance.” Two teishos by Eido Shimano Roshi
A Teisho by Eido Shimano Roshi on Rinzai and his Zen.