Question

dear kosen roshi

you say in your book revolution aus der stille-that a zen-student should have a teacher.i do satsen since 7 years now and did meet yakusho kwong roshi and baker roshi ,and that was very good to practice even more-but in a way i know that i have to do everything by myself-sit,go and work-just to sit seems enough-although there are so many diferent teachers-its all helpful-and not one person is necessary-but everybody.isnt the whole world around my sangha and teacher?

thank you for your patience

theo

Answer from Master Kosen

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