The Compass of Zen is a simple, exhaustiveaand often hilariousapresentation of the essence of Zen by a modern Zen Master of considerable renown. In his many years of teaching throughout the world, the Korean-born Zen Master Seung Sahn has become known for his ability to cut to the heart of Buddhist teaching in a way that is strikingly clear, yet free of esoteric and academic language. In this book, based largely on his talks, he presents the basic teachings of Buddhism and Zen in a way that is wonderfully accessible for beginnersayet so rich with stories, insights, and personal experiences that long-time meditation students will also find it a source of inspiration and a resource for study.This volume contains the original COMPASS along with Seung Sahna#39;s elaboration on its main points, taken from his lucid and often hilarious talks.
|Title||:||The Compass of Zen|
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