Manual of Zen Buddhism

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Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers, Dec 1, 2000 - Religion - 192 pages
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The Manual of Zen Buddhism, written by author and essayist Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki, is a work that was instrumental and spreading far eastern philosophy to the west. As stated by the author, the object of this book, is to inform the reader of the various literary materials relating to the monastery life. Foreign students often express their desire to know about what the Zen monk reads before the Buddha in his daily service, where his thoughts move in his leisure hours, and what objects of worship he has in the different quarters of his institution. This work will satisfy their desire.

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Contents

GATHAS AND PRAYERS I32O
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General Prayer
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THE SUTRAS 2672
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