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Publisher: NewParadigmPress.com; First New Paradigm Press edition (April 17, 2009)
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In BUDDHA, TAO, ZEN, "Father of yankee Beat Zen" Dwight Goddard finds the heritage of Zen's transmission and improvement, from Shakyamuni Buddha's Enlightenment in India, to Bodhidharma's trip to carry the Dharma to China, via a succession of outstanding lecturers, finishing with Hui-neng, the 6th Patriarch of Buddhism, whose experiential perception into conventional chinese language Taoism gave chinese language Ch’an and jap Zen their attribute shape and spirit. within the GATELESS GATE, observe the forty eight crucial koans of Zen Buddhism, these "mind-puzzle" tales utilized by Zen Masters in the course of the a long time to release their scholars' minds, illuminated by way of the occasionally biting remark of thirteenth Century Zen grasp Mumon. Bringing vintage Zen texts jointly in a single slender, moveable quantity, A POCKETFUL OF ZEN is the last word hip-pocket better half for contemporary Zen seekers touring the trail to Enlightenment.