Random House Books
Books editi da Random House con argomento Koan
The Gateless Barrier
Kudo Sumiko (TRN)
edizioni Random House collana Random House (Paperback), 2000
For more than seven centuries the Mumonkan has been used in Zen monasteries to train monks and to encourage the religious development of lay Buddhists. It contains forty- eight koans, or spiritual riddles, that must be explored during the course of Zen training. Shibayama Zenkei (1894-1974), an influential Japanese...
Straight to the Heart of Zen
Martin Rafe (EDT)
edizioni Random House collana Random House (Paperback), 2001
Koans are at the very heart of Zen practice; this collection of informal koan talks will bring the Zen student into the presence of Roshi Philip Kapleau, the famous author of The Three Pillars of Zen . The talks in this collection came directly from the zendo (training hall) and from the intense form of practice...