Question

What is the objective of Buddhism ? As woman, can I sojourn in a buddhist temple ? Buddhism, can it help me to find a direction in my life, a way ?

Lew



Answer from Master Kosen

I know that it is very rare to encounter a real man and that there are women who come to verify if in zen by chance the zen monks would be different. But they are also idiots.


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