The Way of Zen

The Way of Zen


Book - 1999
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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.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1999, c1985.
Edition: First Vintage spiritual classics edition
ISBN: 9780375705106
Branch Call Number: 294.3927 Wat 3701 2
Characteristics: xv, 236 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Alternative Title: Zendo


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Feb 22, 2010

An excellent introduction to Zen by one of Buddhism's most charismatic speakers/writers.

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