December 2013

The autumn-like winter

Wind, storm, rain, tree blown over, it was really autumn during the autumn training. At the end of the Kokoro sesshin Maarten took precepts; Barbara and Rainer did the same at the end of Rohatsu:

On what we call The New Land, fruit trees have been planted: apples, pears, prunes, chestnuts and walnuts. First holes were dug and poles put in; a few weeks later, the trees were planted: