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What is the Rakusu?

Soto Zen priest and deputy editor of Buddhadharma: The Practioner’s Quarterly, Koun Franz, explains the rakusu. Have you ever wondered about that bib-like garment that Zen priests and some lay practitioners wear around their necks? (It was also worn by three people on the cover of the first issue of Lion’s Roar.) Called a rakusu, […] The post What is the Rakusu? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
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