I did not know there was a Lay Zen Teachers Association! http://lzta.org/
Discovered via https://tricycle.org/trikedaily/lay-buddhist-teachers/
Today’s dharma-burger: a prepackaged single serving of cheddar popcorn, from @LesserEvilSnack. Bonus points for making it clear that they’re referencing the Laughing Buddha on the back, rather than Shakyamuni. Gets to “chuckle” on the facepalm-eyeroll-chuckle scale. https://www.lionsroar.com/2015-the-year-in-dharma-burgers/
More of these delights at https://nihilisa-frank.tumblr.com/ .
The literal meaning of “kinhin” is not “monk racing”. #DeptOfZenCorrections
The Full Moon Ceremony does not involve baring the buttocks of the Buddha. #DeptOfZenCorrections
The Full Moon Ceremony does not involve baring the buttocks of any of the sangha. #DeptOfZenCorrections
There is no such thing as a Half-Buddha, Dire Buddha, or Werebuddha. #DeptOfZenCorrections
The Three Jewels are not the Buddha’s treasure type. #DeptOfZenCorrections
If you meet the Buddha on the road, you are not supposed to kill him for his treasure and XP. #DeptOfZenCorrections
It is not the custom of monks to ride Mardi Gras floats, shouting “show me your Zen” and throwing prayer beads. #DeptOfZenCorrections
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