The Beginner's Guide to Zen Buddhism

The Beginner's Guide to Zen Buddhism

Jean Smith

here's a entire advent to Zen Buddhism should you do not know how or the place to start, nor what to anticipate when they have began practising. It contains the basics of meditation perform (posture, strategy, clothing), descriptions of the fundamental teachings and significant texts, the teacher-student dating, and what you will discover should you stopover at a zendo, plus a background of Zen from the founding of Buddhism to its significant colleges within the West. as well as answering the main commonly asked questions, it bargains a list of yank Zen facilities and assets, an annotated bibliography, and a glossary.

Jean Smith's greatly sensible method guarantees that The Beginner's consultant to Zen Buddhism becomes the e-book lecturers and scholars alike will suggest.

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