Zen Buddhism: Beliefs and Practices
Sussex Academic Press, 2005 - 171 页
Informed by almost two decades of dialogue, research and teaching, this book refutes the mistaken premise that Zen Buddhism is more suited to people who lived all those years ago, or at least live all those miles away. Pivotal to this work is recognition that Buddhism is a mind culture. To appreciate that one is not in control of ones own mind is alarming indeed, but it is our perceptions of real and imagined threats that generate our anxieties, not an objective appraisal of the situation. Beginning with the annotated 'ox path' pictures, the gradual development of the wayward mind away from aimless wandering and towards Buddhahood is depicted and examined. Ever mindful of the legacy of India, the life and teaching of Sakyamuni Buddha are revisited as are the scriptures themselves. At every point, this book presents Zen Buddhism, not as some esoteric mystery cult, accessible only to the eastern mind, but in an animated, meaningful manner that demonstrates its purpose and function in todays world.
大家的评论 - 撰写书评
ingentaconnect Zen Buddhism: Beliefs and Practices Merv Fowler
Zen Buddhism: Beliefs and Practices - Merv Fowler. Author: Compson, Jane1. Source: Conversations in Religion and Theology, Volume 4, Number 2, November 2006 ...
www.ingentaconnect.com/ content/ bpl/ cirt/ 2006/ 00000004/ 00000002/ art00007;jsessionid=1mv1168ry5k6f.alice?format=print
Blackwell Synergy - Convers in Relig and Theol, Vol 4, Issue 2 ...
Zen Buddhism: Beliefs and Practices – Merv Fowler. Reviewed by Jane Compson. pages 197–204. Summary; | Full Text HTML; | Full Text PDF (63 KB) ...
www.blackwell-synergy.com/ toc/ cirt/ 4/ 2
Zen Buddhism: Beliefs and Practices | Reference & Research Book ...
Zen Buddhism: Beliefs and Practices from Reference & Research Book News in Reference provided free by Find Articles.
findarticles.com/ p/ articles/ mi_m0QLQ/ is_2006_Feb/ ai_n16058067
ZEN BUDDHISM: BELIEFS AND PRACTICES (THE SUSSEX LIBRARY OF BELIEFS ...
ZEN BUDDHISM: BELIEFS AND PRACTICES (THE SUSSEX LIBRARY OF BELIEFS & PRACTICES) - Merv Fowler.
merv-fowler.comprar-livro.com.br/ livros/ 1190221042/