Dropping Ashes On The Buddha

Author: Stephen Mitchell
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802195474
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Consisting of dialogues, stories, formal Zen interviews, Dharma speeches, and letters using the Zen Master’s actual words in spontaneous, living interaction with his students, this book is a fresh presentation of the Zen teaching method ...

Wrestling With Zion

Author: Tony Kushner
ISBN: 9780802140159
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Leading Jewish poets, essayists, journalists, activists, scholars, and writers, reflecting a broad diversity of opinion and perspectives share their reflections in a collection of essays on the ongoing crisis in the Middle East as they ...

Ten Gates

Author: Seung Sahn
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 1590304179
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This book presents the system of ten koans that Zen Master Seung Sahn came to call the “Ten Gates.” These koans represent the basic types one will encounter in any course of study.

Only Don T Know

Author: Seung Sahn
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 0834826526
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Here is the inimitable Zen Master Seung Sahn up close and personal—in selections from the correspondence that was one of his primary modes of teaching.

Wanting Enlightenment Is A Big Mistake

Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 1590303407
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This collection of teaching stories, talks, and spontaneous dialogues with students offers readers a fresh and immediate encounter with one of the great Zen masters of the twentieth century.

The Compass Of Zen

Author: Seung Sahn
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 9780834823716
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In this book, based largely on his talks, he presents the basic teachings of Buddhism and Zen in a way that is wonderfully accessible for beginners—yet so rich with stories, insights, and personal experiences that long-time meditation ...

Whole World Is A Single Flower

Author: Seung Sahn
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462900356
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This remarkable Zen book is of great importance not only for the variety of the 365 kong-ans, but for Zen Master Seung Sahn's own questions and commentary which accompany each kong-an.

Buddhism In America

Author: Richard Hughes Seager
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231504373
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As of that date, Seung Sahn had given dharma transmission to seven students,
who are now Zen masters in the Kwan Um school. He has also authorized about
fifteen senior students, who in the movement are called Ji Do Poep Sa Nims or
Guides to the Way, to teach. Among Seung Sahn's best known works are Ten
Gates, which treats the ten koans most frequently used in teaching in the Kwan
Um school; Dropping Ashes on the Buddha: The Teaching of Zen Master ...

Zen Master Who

Author: James Ishmael Ford
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0861715098
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Two books by Sheng-yen were particularly helpful in understanding Chinese
approaches to Zen and the beginnings ofa Western Chan transmission: Chan
Comes West and Hoofprints ofthe Ox. Robert E. Buswell's The Zen Monastic
Experience is a compelling description of modern Korean Zen. I was also
informed by Kusan Sunim's The Way ofKorean Zen. Stephen Mitchell's anthology
Dropping Ashes on the Buddha: The Teachings of Zen Master Seung Sahn
remains a Western Zen ...