Soen Roshi at Beecher Lake in the Catskills,
Dai Bosatsu Zendo Kongo-ji, 1974
Photo Denis Lund

"I remember Soen Roshi asking to be
photographed against the mountain, saying:
'I belong to the mountain!'"

John Daido LooriX

"Soen reached down to the crocuses in a
simple gesture with gentle touch to feel their
texture and energy as they emerged from the earth."

Denis Nensho Lund

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