The Way of Zen

The Way of Zen

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by Alan W. Watts
     
 

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In his definitive introduction to Zen Buddhism, Alan Watts explains the principles and practices of this ancient religion to Western readers. With a rare combination of freshness and lucidity, he delves into the origins and history of Zen to explain what it means for the world today with incredible clarity. Watts saw Zen as “one of the most precious gifts of… See more details below

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In his definitive introduction to Zen Buddhism, Alan Watts explains the principles and practices of this ancient religion to Western readers. With a rare combination of freshness and lucidity, he delves into the origins and history of Zen to explain what it means for the world today with incredible clarity. Watts saw Zen as “one of the most precious gifts of Asia to the world,” and in The Way of Zen he gives this gift to readers everywhere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780375705106
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
101,679
Product dimensions:
5.15(w) x 7.98(h) x 0.50(d)

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