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Essential Chan Buddhism : the character and spirit of Chinese Zen

Author: Jun Guo; Kenneth Wapner
Publisher: Rhinebeck, New York : Monkfish Book Publishing Company, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Essential Chan Buddhism is the rare unearthing of an ancient and remarkable Chinese spiritual tradition. Master Guo Jun speaks through hard-won wisdom on Chan's spiritual themes familiar to Western readers, such as mindfulness and relaxation in meditation, as well as profound, simply expressed teachings and insightful explorations of religious commitment. Essential Chan Buddhism filters formal spiritual practices  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jun Guo; Kenneth Wapner
ISBN: 9780983358916 0983358915
OCLC Number: 783151448
Notes: Published simultaneously with the paperback edition. Paperback has no indivdual ISBN noted.
"A Peekamoose Book."
Description: xvi, 175 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Character and spirit of Chinese Zen
Responsibility: Chan Master Guo Jun.

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An inspiring introduction to Chan Buddhism in a value-priced hardcover edition. Perfect for daily spiritual guidance and gifts.  Read more...

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"The book offers much for those new to Buddhism, and insight to long-time Buddhists looking to return to the "Beginners Mind" of Zen Master Shunryu Suzuki. ... Overall, I'd recommend this book to Read more...

 
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