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THE DHARMA DISCOURSES OF CARDINAL MASTER CHŎNGSAN(CHŎNGSAN CHONGSA PŎBŎ)

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Ten: Being Assiduous and Sincere

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22. At Sandong Temple, the Master wrote a line in literary Chinese in an album of single phrases, “Rain or shine is up to heaven.” Later, he visited Namwŏn Temple and said, “The line is not complete. Adding these words will make it a living dharma phrase: ‘To sow or cultivate is up to human beings.’”