Taking the Path of Zen

Taking the Path of Zen

Robert Aitken

There is a superb artwork to offering complicated rules with simplicity and perception, in a fashion that either publications and evokes. In Taking the trail of Zen Robert Aitken provides the perform, way of life, purpose, and beliefs of Zen Buddhism with striking readability.

The beginning of Zen is the perform of zazen, or mediation, and Aitken Roshi insists that every thing flows from the heart. He discusses right respiring, posture, regimen, teacher-student kin, and koan examine, in addition to universal difficulties and milestones encountered within the approach. through the e-book the writer returns to zazen, supplying additional suggestion and extra complex options. The orientation extends to numerous non secular attitudes and contains exact discussions of the 3 Treasures and the 10 Precepts of Zen Buddhism.
Taking the trail of Zen will serve as orientation and consultant for somebody who's interested in the methods of Zen, from the easily curious to the intense Zen student.

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