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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780804818988
  • Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/28/1993
  • Pages: 144
  • Lexile: 1200L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 4.36 (w) x 7.19 (h) x 0.37 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 7
Pt. 1 Samurai Zen
Imai Fukuzan's Introduction to Shonan-kattoroku 13
Imai Fukuzan's Introduction to Warrior Zen (Extracts) 21
The Warrior Koans: No. 1 The mirror of Engakuji 33
The Warrior Koans: No. 3 Saving Kajiwara's soul 35
The Warrior Koans: No. 5 Bukko's one-word sutra 36
The Warrior Koans: No. 7 The bucket without a bottom 37
The Warrior Koans: No. 8 Jizo stands up 40
The Warrior Koans: No. 17 Numbering the waves on Yui beach 41
The Warrior Koans: No. 18 Tokimune's thing below the navel 43
The Warrior Koans: No. 22 Stopping the fighting across the river 46
The Warrior Koans: No. 24 The Cave of Man in Mount Fuji 46
The Warrior Koans: No. 28 The rite of the wind god at Kamakura 50
The Warrior Koans: No. 33 The cat monster 53
The Warrior Koans: No. 36 Yakushi of a thousand forms 54
The Warrior Koans: No. 39 The birth of the Buddha 56
The Warrior Koans: No. 46 Sameness 56
The Warrior Koans: No. 48 The basic truth of Buddhism 58
The Warrior Koans: No. 50 Reading one's own mind 59
The Warrior Koans: No. 57 Bukko's death poem 61
The Warrior Koans: No. 60 The gravestone with no name 62
The Warrior Koans: No. 65 How the sutra of The Resolution of the Brahma King's doubt was put into the canon 64
The Warrior Koans: No. 73 Pasting the charm on the heart 65
The Warrior Koans: No. 79 The lotus strainer 66
The Warrior Koans: No. 94 Tanka's Buddha-burning 66
Pt. 2 Feudal Zen
Translator's Introduction 71
The Spur 77
Pt. 3 Modern Zen
Translator's Introduction 89
Treading the Way of Zen: The Autobiography of Tsuji Somei 91
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