The Gateless Gate

Author: Koun Yamada
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0861719719
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In The Gateless Gate, one of modern Zen Buddhism's uniquely influential masters offers classic commentaries on the Mumonkan, one of Zen's greatest collections of teaching stories.

Two Zen Classics

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Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 0834825562
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The insights of a lifetime of Zen practice and his familiarity with both Eastern and Western ways of thinking make him an ideal interpreter of these texts.

The Gateless Barrier

Author: Zenkei Shibayama
Publisher: Shambhala Pubns
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Includes the entire "Mumonkan," the collection of spiritual riddles used to train monks and encourage lay Buddhists in their religious development, as well as insightful commentary into the text.

The Book Of Mu

Author: James Ishmael Ford
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0861716094
Size: 61.25 MB
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"Practicing Mu" is synonymous with practicing Zen, "sitting with Mu" is an apt description for all Zen meditation, and it is said that all the thousands and thousands of koans in the Zen tradition are just further elaborations of Mu. This ...

Entangling Vines

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Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1614290962
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" Most of the central koans of the contemporary Rinzai koan curriculum are contained in this work.

Zen

Author: Yamada Koun
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1614292655
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Why practice Zen? What sets Zen apart from religion? What are its different practices? These questions, and more, are examined and answered by Zen Master Koun Yamada, whose Dharma heirs include Robert Aitken, Ruben Habito, and David Loy.

The Gateless Barrier

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Publisher: North Point Press
ISBN: 1466895462
Size: 59.36 MB
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The Gateless Barrier is generally acknowledged to be the fundamental koan collection in the literature of Zen.

Bring Me The Rhinoceros

Author: John Tarrant
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 9780834823495
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This book deftly retells more than a dozen traditional koans, which are partly paradoxical questions dangerous to your beliefs and partly treasure boxes of ancient wisdom.