The Book of Equanimity: Illuminating Classic Zen Koans

The Book of Equanimity: Illuminating Classic Zen Koans

Gerry Shishin Wick


The ebook of Equanimity includes the first-ever entire English language statement on the most cherished vintage collections of Zen educating tales (koans), making them vividly suitable to religious seekers and Zen scholars within the twenty-first century. always emphasizing koans as potent instruments to find and event the inner most truths of our being, Wick brings the paintings of the koan to lifestyles when you are looking to perform knowledge of their day-by-day lives.

The koan assortment Wick explores here's hugely esteemed as either literature and coaching fabric within the Zen culture, within which koan-study is one in every of paths a practitioner may take. This assortment is used for education in lots of Zen facilities within the Americas and in Europe yet hasn't ever earlier than been to be had with remark from a latest Zen grasp. Wick's Book of Equanimity contains new translations of the preface, major case and verse for every koan, and sleek commentaries at the koans through Wick himself.

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