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Lotus moon : the poetry of the Buddhist nun Rengetsu

Author: Rengetsu; John Stevens
Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2005.
Series: Companions for the journey series, v. 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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One pleasure of discovering the lives and teachings of the rare women we find in the history of Buddhism is seeing how they take up the tragedies in their lives and transform them. Because their stories are less accessible-finding someone like Rengetsu is a great gift. To sit with the poems of Rengetsu is to allow a teacher into the depth of one's mind.??Bonnie Myotai Treace, spiritual director of the Zen Center of  Read more...
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Rengetsu, 1791-1875.
Lotus moon.
Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607283515
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rengetsu; John Stevens
ISBN: 1893996360 9781893996366
OCLC Number: 61193605
Language Note: Translated from t he Japanese.
Notes: Originally published: New York : Weatherhill, 1994.
Description: 130 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Companions for the journey series, v. 7.
Responsibility: translated and introduced by John Stevens.

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The Zen poems of a nineteenth-century Japanese Buddhist nun.  Read more...

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