Master Dogen's Shobogenzo

Master Dogen's Shobogenzo

by Chodo Cross, Gudo Nishijima (Translator) (Translator)
     
 

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This translation, supported by the Japan Foundation, makes a strong claim to be the definitive translation of the 95 chapter edition of Shobogenzo, the essential Japanese Buddhist text, written in the 13th century by Zen Master Dogen. Shobogenzo Book 4, the final book in this four volume set, contains chapters 73 to 95, plus two additional chapters in the Appendices.…  See more details below

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This translation, supported by the Japan Foundation, makes a strong claim to be the definitive translation of the 95 chapter edition of Shobogenzo, the essential Japanese Buddhist text, written in the 13th century by Zen Master Dogen. Shobogenzo Book 4, the final book in this four volume set, contains chapters 73 to 95, plus two additional chapters in the Appendices. Well-known chapters include Dai Shugyo (Great Practice); Shukke (Transcending Family Life); and Shoji (Life and Death). Book 4 maintains the highest standards of translation, with a clear style that rigorously follows the original words of Master Dogen.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781419638213
Publisher:
BookSurge, LLC
Publication date:
05/23/2006
Pages:
266
Sales rank:
758,032
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.56(d)

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