Question

In what way is the Zen taught by Master Deshimaru different from the Soto Zen?
Isn’t the gasoline of all this shikantaza?

Answer from Master Kosen

It is different from the Zen of the sotoshu, which is in short only one official organization, set up at the end of the Second World War. But it is the continuation of the pure line of Soto Zen which was born in China with Master Tosan Zenji.

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