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The Way of Zen
AuthorWatts, Alan, 1915-1973
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherVintage Books
Date1957Phys. Desc.xvii, 236 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
LocationReading RoomCall NumberBQ9265.4.W38 1957
Parallel title in characters: Zendo, Chandao 禪道.
Bibliography: p. 203-210.
Background and history. The philosophy of the Tao -- The origins of Buddhism -- Mahayana Buddhism -- The rise and development of Zen -- Principles and practice. "Empty and marvelous" -- "Sitting quietly, doing nothing" -- Za-zen [zazen] and the koan -- Zen in the arts.
Subject(s)Zen Buddhism
Chan 禪
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute Library [D6]Rec. #13461