September 14, 1974, Saturday noon

4.5.3  On Advice Upon Entering Seclusion

Ven. Master Hsuan Hua  


One of my disciples is going into seclusion. Last night he asked me about the practice of seclusion. Here’s my comment:


Everything’s a test

To see what you will do.

If you mistake what’s before your face,

You must start all over again.


(Timely Teachings)