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on the ropes

Rope-a-dope to them. The face in the ropes is that of Bodhidharma, or sometimes referred to as Daruma, the Buddhist mystic who founded the sect of Zen in China in the fifth century. While Zen was later adopted in Japan, … Continue reading

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