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101 Zen Stories

The 101 Zen Stories site, has as the name suggests, a great collection of a 101 zen stories. These stories were taken from a book called Zen Flesh, Zen Bones: A Collection of Zen and Pre-Zen Writings. Take the time to go through them, it will really make your day. Read a story from the site titled ‘The Most Valuable Thing in the World :

Sozan, a Chinese Zen master, was asked by a student: "What is the most valuable thing in the world?"

The master replied: "The head of a dead cat."

"Why is the head of a dead cat the most valuable thing in the world?" inquired the student.

Sozan replied: "Because no one can name its price."

Link to the 101 Zen Stories site. You can buy the book at Amazon here.

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