Right Now Do the Practice

Yutang Lin

Practicing the Dharma is not with a view to gain facilities;
Right now even among perplexities the aim is not swayed.
How could reducing attachment wait till environment has changed?
As soon as the mind is out of the cage, it would be fine.

Written in Chinese: July 1, 1998
Translated: August 11, 1999
El Cerrito, California