Ohashi Awakens in a Brothel

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"Ohashi Awakens in a Brothel”, a koan from the 18th century.

Is enlightenment restricted to a certain class, livelihood or race?
Are prostitutes and criminals unable to find freedom.  Hakuin says “No!”
Exploring the history of prostitution gives insight into the upside-down values of sexuality we sometimes believe in today.