Ten Bulls - Wikipedia

5 bookmarks. First posted by benjekman january 2016.

catching the bull/ox
buddhism  image  list  instructions  metaphor 
november 2017 by wpenman
In the West, they were eventually to influence the work of John Cage, particularly in his emphasis on rhythmic silence, and on images of nothingness.[2] At the same time, through the last picture especially - 'In the Marketplace' – they have provided a conceptual umbrella for those Buddhists seeking a greater engagement with the post-industrial global marketplace.
zen  buddhism 
march 2016 by tonyyet
Ten Bulls or Ten Ox Herding Pictures (十牛; Japanese: jūgyū, Chinese: shíniú) is a series of short poems and accompanying pictures used in the Zen tradition to illustrate the stages of a practitioner's progression towards the purification of the mind and enlightenment,[web 1] as well as his or her subsequent return into the world while acting out of wisdom.
buddhism  art_religious 
january 2016 by benjekman