You think that the spiritual journey is one of accumulating wisdom. In reality, the spiritual journey is about shedding the load of falsehood. This poem points the way to the experience of Reality, that Truth of your real nature.
The Buddha is a universally venerated being. As such, based on our own traditions, we have conceptual imagery about The Buddha. This article probes this conceptualization, this illusion, with a radical supposition that “The Buddha is a Shit-stick.” A koan within, reveals the Truth.