“… Prajnaparamita is the mother of All …”
Description: This is the third teisho of the Summer 2018 sesshin. The focus of this talk is the Heart Sutra, which is the essence of the Perfection of Wisdom (Prajnaparamita) teachings. What are the five skandhas, or aggregates? The Buddha said, “The skandha of form is as empty, hollow, and insubstantial as a ball of foam on a river.” This points to what humans are capable of discovering about being human. What is the ancient road of the buddhas and ancestors?