In traditional Tibetan Thangka, the Lapis Healing Master is often shown in the company of seven other Medicine Buddhas, one of whom is Shakyamuni himself. Buddhas such as Shakyamuni and the Lapis Healing Master are referred to as great physicians, not because of their medical abilities as great as these are but because they have the compassion, wisdom and skillful means to diagnose and treat the root delusions underlying all mental and physical malaise.
Zen people don't speak much, do they? Besides spending time contemplating about life, meditating and drinking tea, they seem to not want anything else. So how do you figure out what to get for them this Christmas?
Here are 10 Zen Gift Ideas for your family members or friends who are breathing in and out in Zen and will not break your bank.