Not that the Zen is not aware of the uses of energy in the
head, but if all the energy is used in the head, you will never
be aware of your eternity.
You will never know, as an experience, how it is like being
one with everything.
When the power is precisely in the center, vibrant, if it is
not moving anywhere, not at the head or at the heart, but is
in the same source from which the heart is obtained, vibrating
in the same source, this is the Zazen true meaning.
Zazen means just to sit at the source itself, not moving anywhere:
this is a tremendous force, a transformation of energy into
light and love, into a larger life, into compassion, creativity.
It can wear many forms, but first you must learn to stay in
Then the source will decide where is your true potential.
You can relax at the source and it will take you to your true
When we speak of being 'rooted' or 'focused' we refer to this
When starting a creative project we tune to the source.
This card reminds us that there is a vast reservoir of energy
available to us and we can get it, not thinking and planning
but staying grounded, centered and quiet enough to be in contact
with the source.
It is within each of us like a personal sun , individual, that
gives us life and nourishes us.
It is pure energy available, vibrant, ready to give us what
we need to accomplish something, and ready to welcome us when
we get home and want to rest.
Therefore, whether you're at the beginning of something new
and need inspiration right now, or have just finished something
and want to rest, go to the source, it is always waiting for
you, and you do not even have to step outside your home to
First meditate, be blissful, then love will happen by itself.
Then, being with others is beautiful and being alone is also
Therefore it is also simple.
You are not depend on others and not do others dependent on
Then there is always a brotherhood.
It never becomes a relationship, it is always a 'interact'.
You relate but do not think of a marriage.
Marriage are made out of fear, relationships are made out of
While things go well, you share, and if you see that now is
the time to leave because your roads are separating into a
crossing point, say goodbye with great gratitude for what the
other has meant to you, with all the joys and all the pleasures
and all the beautiful moments that you shared with each other,
without suffering, without pain, you simply separate.
The two branches of flowering trees are intertwined and mixed
petals falling on the floor in beautiful colors.
It is as if heaven and earth were united by love.
But they stand as individuals, each rooted in the soil, with
its own connection to the earth.
This represents the essence of true friendship, mature, comfortable
with each other, natural.
There is no urgency for connection, there is no desire to change
the other into something different.
This card indicates a willingness to enter into this quality
Meanwhile you may realize that you are no longer interested
in all sorts of dramas and romances in which the others are
This is not a loss, it is the birth of a qualified love, based
on experience of fullness.
It is the birth of a love that is truly unconditional, without
expectations or demands.
Life is a time to celebrate, to enjoy.
Make it fun, celebrate and then enter the temple.
The temple is not for those with long faces, never has been
Look at life: Do you see sadness anywhere? Have you ever seen
a tree depressed? Have you seen a bird anxious? Have you seen
an animal neurotic? No, life is not like that at all.
Only man has been wrong at some point because he thinks of
himself that he is very smart, very wise.