Wumen Huikai

Wumen Huikai (1183-1260) was a Chan master who compiled the koan collection The Gateless Gate.
tree silhouette against sky for parting words by Wumen Huikai


The Best Season

  Ten thousand flowers in spring, the moon in autumn, a cool breeze in summer, snow in winter. If your mind isn’t clouded by unnecessary things, this is the best season of your life.   ♦  Translated by Robert Aitken Roshi, © the estate of Robert Aitken Roshi. All rights reserved. 

By Wumen Huikai
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