Ox and Self Transcended

 


 

#8 - Ox and Self Transcended

Monotype Print
15 " x 22"
$550

Whip, rope, person, and bull -- all merge in No-Thing.
This heaven is so vast no message can stain it.
How may a snowflake exist in a raging fire?
Here are the footprints of the patriarchs.

From "Ox Herding Poems" by Kakuan
Translated by Nyogen Senzaki and Paul Reps"