Monday, April 6, 2009

Motivational Zen Story - The Other Side

This is part of a collection of stirring motivational stories to uplift your spirit every day. Read and wake up to the inspirational possibilities in Life.

One evening after the sun had almost gone down, a young Buddhist came to the river bank. And seeing the deep waters, the weeds and stones in the waters, he couldn’t overcome his fears to cross the river.

He kept waiting for a long time till he spotted a Zen master on the other side.

“Master, can you tell me how to get to the other side,” yelled the young Buddhist.

The Zen teacher looked at the hurdles in the river and the young Buddhist, and after a moment of silence said, “Son, you are on the other side.