The Finger Pointing at the Moon

Posted by in Religion on 20. Aug, 2011 | 3 Comments

There is a simple proverb from the Zen school of Buddhism that compares the relationship between spiritual instructors and the ultimate truth to a finger pointing at the moon: “Truth has nothing to do with words. Truth can be likened to the bright moon in the sky. Words, in this case, can be likened to […]