Author Archives: David Baker

Reproof in Ambivalence

“All these expressions of patterns induce the stupid to increase his attachment to them and to develop defilements such as greed, hatred, and delusion…A man of insight is not attached to them nor does he avoid them, observing how they … Continue reading Continue reading

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Versions

There are two versions of the story of the creation of Amaterasu contained within the texts we’ve covered. The first, from Kojiki, states that Amaterasu (and other deities) was born when Izanagi washed himself after leaving the world of the … Continue reading Continue reading

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