Zen Story - from "Take it easy"

Zen student: "So, master, is the soul immortal or not? Osho2 A  J. Z4 G/ H% L9 g
Do we survive our bodily death or do we get annihilated? 奥修(OSHO)中文社区(Meditation,Love)' ~; S* H) b' Z* ?2 ]' Z2 w% F
Do we really reincarnate?
: a, y& b! Y" Faoxiu.comDoes our soul split up into com-ponent parts which get recycled, Osho,奥修,静心,爱的艺术,Meditation* A0 ~) F5 j, `; U
or do we as a single unit enter the body of a biological organism? 奥修(OSHO)中文社区(Meditation,Love)& s1 [; v  ?' g7 y9 `  y+ n* j8 f
And do we retain our memories or not? Osho,奥修,静心,爱的艺术,Meditation' O7 h$ h, k3 k( w" c2 Z
Or is the doctrine of reincarnation false? Osho,奥修,静心,爱的艺术,Meditation+ f4 K( _9 A+ X+ \% _6 _. ]) g
Is perhaps the Christian notion of survival more Correct? Osho,奥修,静心,爱的艺术,Meditation" I. w5 {3 k0 C! q; j
And if so, do we get bodily resurrected, or does our soul enter a purely Platonic spiritual realm?"
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Master: "Your breakfast is getting cold." " d4 Y: n9 w; a" i- t, }

: `1 N) c0 F  R/ R6 @- I7 S2 r' ]That's the way of Zen: to bring you herenow.
( v% y- m: p) X/ o, f( ]aoxiu.comThe breakfast is far more important than any paradise.
0 g$ a5 L( U7 M! \" u. R0 oOshoThe breakfast is far more important than any concept of God.
) d6 r& L' V- ?& X/ i奥修(OSHO)中文社区(Meditation,Love)The breakfast is more important than any theory of reincarnation, soul,Osho,奥修,静心,爱的艺术,Meditation1 m. j8 j8 ^* n7 l7 B/ b" [
rebirth, and all that nonsense. Because the breakfast is herenow.6 ^/ p- Z* w5 m- I, L! a2 e) O* w

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