Crooked Cucumber: The Life and Teaching of Shunryu Suzuki

Crooked Cucumber: The Life and Teaching of Shunryu Suzuki

David Chadwick


Shunryu Suzuki is understood to numerous readers because the writer of the trendy non secular vintage Zen brain, Beginner's Mind.  This such a lot influential instructor comes vividly to lifestyles in Crooked Cucumber, the 1st complete biography of any Zen grasp to be released within the West.  To make up his intimate and engrossing narrative, David Chadwick attracts on Suzuki's personal phrases and the stories of his scholars, pals, and family.  Interspersed with formerly unpublished passages from Suzuki's talks, Crooked Cucumber inspires a down-to-earth lifetime of the spirit.  Along with Suzuki we will have the option to "practice with mountains, bushes, and stones and to discover ourselves during this titanic world."

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