Rice Eyes: Enlightenment in Dogen's Kitchen

Rice Eyes: Enlightenment in Dogen's Kitchen

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by Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
     
 

A poetic presentation of Dogen's essay Tenzo Kyokun, Instructions to the Cook, by Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan. 'Rice Eyes' is a metaphor for the non-dual world, the essential Buddhist experience of oneness. Dogen uses the role of Tenzo, or head cook, to demonstrate how to live, work, and experience a spiritual life that brings

Overview

A poetic presentation of Dogen's essay Tenzo Kyokun, Instructions to the Cook, by Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan. 'Rice Eyes' is a metaphor for the non-dual world, the essential Buddhist experience of oneness. Dogen uses the role of Tenzo, or head cook, to demonstrate how to live, work, and experience a spiritual life that brings benefit to everyone.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011241734
Publisher:
Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
Publication date:
02/22/2011
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
346,370
File size:
137 KB

Meet the Author

Tai Sheridan, Ph.D., is a poet and Zen priest with forty-three years of training in the Shunryu Suzuki lineage. He transforms ancient Buddhist and Zen texts into accessible and inspirational verses. His Buddha in Blue Jeans series offers a contemporary approach to Buddhist philosophy and awakening. His free EBooks have downloaded more than 100,000 editions.

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Rice Eyes: Enlightenment in Dogen's Kitchen 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a wonderful little book that brought me a lot of peace while reading it. It reminded me to double-check the way I was living my life, and to keep things uncomplicated.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Mindfulness for everyday life, a great way to start the day by reading this book!
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catcat87 More than 1 year ago
a small book but very worth reading
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Best book ever
Dagana Lebeda More than 1 year ago
Cool great book