ZEN STORIES: "Heaven and hell" Like 0 Twitter Amira Carluccio Follow Sept. 18, 2016, 10:54 p.m. in Life and Styles Views: 892 Like us on facebook One day a samurai came to a Master and asked: – Where is paradise and where is hell? And where are the gates of heaven and hell? The Samurai knew only two things: life and death. He did not have any philosophy, he just wanted to know where were the gates – to escape hell and go to heaven. – Who are you? – the Master asked. – I’m the leader of samurais – the warrior replied – and the Emperor pays a tribute to me. The Master laughed and said: – Are you really the leader of samurais? You look like some poor raga-muffin! The Samurai’s pride was hurt. He forgot why he had come for, whipped out his sword and was going to kill the Master. The Master laughed again and said: – This is the gate of hell. With a sword, being in anger and with your ego you will open it. The Samurai realized that idea, calmed dawn and sheathed his sword. Then the Master continued: – "And now, when you calmed down, you open the gate of heaven". If you enjoyed this story please visit my blog for more at: https://amiracarluccio.com/ Published by Amira Carluccio Share Mail Messenger Twitter Pinterest Linkedin Comments Related Article Life and Styles DEAR WOMEN Life and Styles Escape from the BS Life and Styles It Is Still August Right?