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てはいけない or ては行けない?

When using a "te wa ikenai" construction, do you have to write "ikenai" without kanji, or can you use 行? For example: 働かなくてはいけない vs: 働かなくては行けない My understanding was that the idiom was ...
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understanding hōgejaku — an archaic imperative?

I would like to understand this Zen calligraphy: ...