sa-to-ri n. Zen. 1. sudden enlightenment. 2. the flash of insight, the sudden instantaneous awakening, the exact moment of enlightenment. 3. an awareness of the undifferentiated unity of all existence, where there is no sense of distinction between the knower and that which is known. 4. a nondualistic perception of ultimate reality. 5. illumination, the realization of man in his psychic totality. 6. the absolute present, the eternal now, where no past is left behind, no future waits ahead. 7. the beginning, not the end of true Zen training. 8. an experience like an everyday ordinary experience, except about two inches off the ground. (Prof. D>T> Suzuki) (-Jap satoru=to know) 9. a retail establishment surviving against all odds in downtown Oshkosh, Wisconsin since 1969, dedicated to providing an everyday shopping experience that is unmistakable, enlightening, beyond description.
Locally owned & operated since 1969, Satori Imports perpetuates the 60s vibe in Historic Downtown Oshkosh! Your original source for tapestries, incense, buddhas, beads & hemp cord, posters, bajas & so much more, plus our full-line Smoke Shop. Located on Main Street, we’re only four blocks from the UW-Oshkosh campus in the heart of the Fox Valley—definitely worth the walk or drive! Friendly, knowledgeable staff, great atmosphere…plan to pay us a visit soon!