Download PDF by Dogen: Beyond Thinking: A Guide to Zen Meditation

By Dogen

ISBN-10: 1590300246

ISBN-13: 9781590300244

non secular perform isn't a few type of striving to supply enlightenment, yet an expression of the enlightenment already inherent in all issues: Such is the Zen instructing of Dogen Zenji (1200–1253) whose profound writings were studied and respected for greater than seven-hundred years, influencing practitioners a long way past his local Japan and the Soto tuition he's credited with founding. In concentrating on Dogen's such a lot sensible phrases of guide and encouragement for Zen scholars, this new assortment highlights the timelessness of his educating and exhibits it to be as appropriate to a person this day because it used to be within the nice teacher's personal time. choices comprise Dogen's recognized meditation directions; his recommendation at the perform of zazen, or sitting meditation; guidance for group existence; and a few of his such a lot inspirational talks. additionally integrated are a bibliography and an in depth glossary.

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