Astral Travel

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 25 – Astral Travel  In the summer when it’s hot I take it easy. Once when I closed my eyes for an afternoon nap I […]

The Great World Of Silence

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 24 – The Great World Of Silence  On the other side of the noise in our lives is the Great World of Silence. While we […]

The Magical Bowl

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 23 – The Magical Bowl Master Ch’ing-chen is my direct personal teacher. Although we were not together for too long-only two years-the memory of his […]

Strange Hair

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 22 – Strange Hair When I walked to the door of my office I saw a gentleman standing outside under an old tree. He was […]

Impressions Of A Small Village

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 21 – Impressions Of A Small Village  The first time I came to visit I was surprised to be familiar with this village. There was […]

Between Men And Pigs

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 20 – Between Men And Pigs Many people say that I live in illusion. Some say I use black magic. Others say that I’m a […]

Journey To The Lotus Kingdom

The Flying Carpet of the East  By Living Buddha Sheng-yen Lu Translated by Shan Tung Hsu P.hD., Bekka, Karin Greenway This was translated from Grandmaster Lu’s 31st book, 東方的飛氈. CHAPTER 19 – Journey To The Lotus Kingdom I have been reluctant to write about this particular learning I’ve had. It is too difficult for most […]