Author: Niu Tou (594 - 657)
In "Song of Mind," Niu Tou explains that our mind is originally pure, but if one thought enters, the purity vanishes. He puts great importance on a method of practice which is to watch our thoughts arising and disappearing. His method emphasizes using wakefulness and stillness together. We should not attach to either of them. In the beginning, we still must rely on our sense organs to observe the world, but we.......
- Enlightenment Poems