The Three Pillars of Zen: Teaching, Practice, and Enlightenment
Anchor Books, 1989 - Philosophy - 400 pages
Through his exploration of the three pillars of Zen -- teaching, practice, and enlightenment -- Roshi Kapleau presents a comprehensive overview of this ancient oriental discipline, making it useful to both initiates and long-time disciples.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MarkBeronte - LibraryThing
Through explorations of the three pillars of Zen--teaching, practice, and enlightenment--Roshi Philip Kapleau presents a comprehensive overview of the history and discipline of Zen Buddhism. An ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Arctic-Stranger - LibraryThing
This is a tad dated. It was written on the front end of the buddhist emergence in America, and Kapleau seems scared to try to place it in an American or Western context. But still a good book. Read full review