Zen Flesh, Zen Bones
Zen Flesh, Zen Bones offers a collection of accessible, primary Zen sources so that readers can contemplate the…
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Why read it?
2 authors picked Zen Flesh, Zen Bones as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?
This was my second foray into fascination with what I knew I didn’t understand but desperately sought to. The way this book is written is the method to the understanding it represents. It invites a practitioner to stay with it to receive its gifts and makes for an enduring companion. This book has traveled with me through decades. Each time I read it, it mirrors for me the depth of understanding that is current and what there is to look forward to.
This collection of Zen and Pre-Zen writings and is as pertinent today as it was when it was initially published in 1957. A great book to read, pickup and just read a passage, or keep going back to for inspiration. I get something different every time I open it up.
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