Neither - it's all nothingness
Both - it's all Tao
There's this tree in India called the 'bodhi' tree, so it's got to be the tree [of enlightenment] that came first. (I think)
An ascetic, a mendicant, and a Spartan walked into a bar...
It was the chicken, a cosmic chicken that had to be domesticated somewhere in the jungle of Asia after the dinosaurs died out and...what was the question again?
All of the above
None of the above --- for now
10th day of the 9th month of 1271, on the beach near Tatsunokuchi (The Dragon's Mouth)
The year of the Tiger, hour of the Ox, in the capital of Kamakura
16th day of the 2nd month, 1222, in a fishing village of Kataumi
June 3, 1942
May 1, 1253
February 10, 1222
April 28, 1253
They constitute the worlds of Hel, Nifflheim, Jotunheim, Nidavellir, Svartalfheim, Midgard, Alfheim, Vanaheim, Asgard, and which all are founded on Ygdrassil
Courtship, Infancy, Go-Go, Adolescence, Prime, Stability, Aristocracy, Recrimination, Bureaucracy, Death
Larry, Moe, Curly, Curly Joe, Shemp, Beppo, Zeppo, Groucho, Dagwood, Blondie
Appearance, nature, entity, power, influence, inherent cause, relation, latent effect, manifest effect, and their consistency from beginning to end.
Hell, hunger, animaility, anger, tranquility, rapture, learning, realization, bodhisattva, and Buddha
(1) karma; (2) karmic
(1) the universe; (2) universal
(1) life ; (2) lifestate
(1) our constitution; (2) constituent
(1) the 'Force' ; (2) the Jedi's energy
A person who expounds the principles of the Ongi Kuden, the Orange Catholic Bible and the Maka Shikan
My shop teacher, Mr. Saganaki
Basically, it's a person who expounds the principles of the Lotus Sutra
The world is my teacher
Fetches firewood, washes the dirty laundry and makes tea for his seniors in faith and waits with indomitable patience for pearls of wisdom that will be taught to him when they're good & ready in a decade or three. You will be referred to as 'grasshopper' or 'red spider monkey.'
A person who practices this faith and embodies the vow of the mentor
"There can only be one!"
Gives his life away for the sake of his/her family and ancestors through absolute obedience to the emperor, your commanding officers, and the perfect recipe for egg salad.