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01-02-2002, 05:26 PM
Post your favorite koans here!
Koans are riddles that have no definitive answer (I believe, I may be wrong)
"You meet a Zen master on the road. You can neither ignore him/her or speak to him/her. What to do?"
"Punch him in the nose!"
Someone please post more on the useage and history of the koan.
01-03-2002, 08:09 AM
kung fu hamster
01-23-2003, 10:57 AM
Someone sent me this one:
"If you have ice cream I will give you some.
If you have no ice cream I will take it away from you."
It is an ice cream koan.
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