- Samu: Work practice; work undertaken with full attention to the task.
- Sangha: One of the three treasures, the community of practitioners.
- Three Treasures: The Buddha, The Dharma, The Sangha.
One of the oldest & yet to-the-point Zen pointers is: "Chop Wood, carry water." My North Country sangha came round today & stacked wood. They had no need to carry water since it was pouring out of the sky.