Consider: "To study the self is to forget the self"

The line above is part of Dogen Zenji's (d. 1250) famous summary of Zen:

"To study the Way is to study the self/ To study the self is to forget the self/ To forget the self is to be enlightened by all things."

Please join us to discuss whatever ideas/reactions you have to this  explanation of Zen practice, especially what you think it means "to forget the self".  Beginners are welcome; no past experience with Zen is needed -- just bring your heart!

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