No heat or cold: Surrender and submission in spiritual practice Barry Magid January 12th 2013

The Blue Cliff Record, Case 43 No heat or cold

A monk asked Tung Shahn, "When cold and heat come, how does one avoid them?" Tung Shahn said, "Why not go where there is no cold or heat?" The monk said, "How is it when there is no cold or heat?" Tung Shahn said, "When it's cold, it kills you with cold. When it's hot it kills you with the heat"

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