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Two Arrows Meeting in Mid-Air: The Zen Koan

Two Arrows Meeting in Mid-Air: The Zen Koan

by John Daido Loori
     
 

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One of the few commentaries on Zen koans by an American Zen master. Twenty-one chapters centered on koans from classic collections, western literary sources, and modern encounters, the talks in this book take up different subjects such as intimacy, illness and healing, the perils of the spiritual path, among others. Together, these discourses show the importance and

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One of the few commentaries on Zen koans by an American Zen master. Twenty-one chapters centered on koans from classic collections, western literary sources, and modern encounters, the talks in this book take up different subjects such as intimacy, illness and healing, the perils of the spiritual path, among others. Together, these discourses show the importance and relevance of the Zen koan as a powerful tool of spiritual study not limited to intellectual comprehension.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940148882848
Publisher:
Dharma Communications
Publication date:
10/30/2013
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
340
Sales rank:
1,083,327
File size:
463 KB

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Meet the Author

John Daido Loori, Roshi was the founder of Zen Mountain Monastery and the Mountains and Rivers Order, and served as the guiding teacher for almost 30 years. A holder of the Soto and Rinzai Zen lineages, Daido Roshi drew on his background as a scientist, artist, naturalist, parent and Zen priest to establish a uniquely American Zen Buddhist training center. He is the author of numerous books, including The Eight Gates of Zen and The Zen of Creativity.

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