i had a vision in which the sixth patriarch authorised me to teach !
so i'm the seventh patriarch
I wish Chan temples still existed where everyone is celibate. I want to leave behind this current life-style in society, and I want to become celibate in a temple with a genuine teacher. I don't aim for enlightenment or whatever, but I just feel the corruption of this current life-style and society...
freedom today paradoxically requires a good income ! :o(