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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 43 ratings
4 / 5
It is the joy partorisca read this deservedly the introduction of the famous writer the ZEN.
4 / 5
The Buddhism of Zen was systemically presented to one West for master of Zen Suzuki. It has a lot of writing reserves on Zen in simple English and these books are counted still like basic materials partorisca comprise Zen. This book quotes numerous episodes of a heyday of Buddhism of Zen, Tang dynasty. Ossia A typical fashion of first Zen.
Buda Has attacked a Hinduist concept of atman. Atman Is resembled some Platonic forms, ossia, all the phenomena have his substance. In this way of him it has thought that it it is deeply ingrained in ours tongue. For example, ® they are always ®I¯. When it were 5 years old , when it were 20 years old , and when I will be 60 years . And that, thinks, without questioning, these ®I¯s would owe that have a same identity. And our friends would owe that be so much. But those ®I¯ and could not be a closing some. That always is so only a name gives. You could know he without being stray has thought. Buda Has taught that an object that the ours the attention is directed lack of a substance and that really recognise is so only a name. An illustration, a definite aim of Buddhism, so only is breaking by means of some flanges of this class of mundane has thought. But achieving such breaking is near-impossible. We could comprise the one who Buda said but knowing is not doing.
Mahayana The Buddhism built on heady mountain of scriptures. For one 12 c., He amounted to 160 pages of thousands in of the totals. That The Zen has suspected that an illustration couldn¯t be achieved with reading script and meditation. It is it has achieved more any for a studio of scripture, a practice of good deeds, rites and ceremonies, or adoration of images, but to shake on normal inertia. That The Buddhism of Zen has employed Koans to do it. Koan Is the brief paradoxical statement or question used like the discipline in meditation. An endeavour to solve the koan is drawn to exhaust one the analytical intellect and one wins, leaving an alcohol opens for response in an intuitive level. There is roughly 1,700 traditional koans, which are based in episodes of masters of ancient Zen. They comprise a known good example 'When both hands are clapped the sound is produced; it listens to a sound of a delivery clapping.' This would have to that touch one in better illogical in worse babble. But koan is a typical way to achieve to an illustration in Buddhism of Zen. And it is unavoidable to write a history of the Buddhism of Zen is to write a cast of koans. This book is any exception . But each koan has had his own situation. As each koan would owe that be presented with his own venue. And this determines a fashion to write of a Zen primers: almost all Zen primers take a form of storytelling. And it master Zen Suzuki is an excellent raconteur.
But Suzuki restrains he to storyteller, does not interpret of the each koan. As you would owe that guess a meaning of koans for calm. Ossia An a lot of tradition of Zen-has related reservation. Suzuki Could dip a meaning of koans in of the words. But such wording beats t take an a lot of essence of koan. Calm would have to give @you he for calm. All a cues is in this book.
4 / 5
Astonishingly My volume of this book has been published in 1964 and looking in a preface, a book has been created of the pieces written in Giappone in 1914 ... Some states of author can direct a reader to study more than his work has achieved his aim. This volume do fault to quench one are and wins of any reader the one who is interested in the Zen and he will direct one to try to comprise more the concepts have associated with this experience.
An introduction is writing for Dr. Carl Gustav Jung, the one who says, that some oriental concepts of Tao, satori, and a Buddhist concept of kamma is like this different of Western ideas that is difficult to translate. This in spite of give his main recommendations to this volume -- no @@subject small, of a so it is... It World-wide famous psychiatrist and psychologist. Some texts of Zen say "illustration" it is the naturalidad occurence, and that it is the state of idea to a character of self. Jung Says is the state of "spiritual reality", this esatori' is the psychic occurence. It is the state of eeing things differently', the state of "consciousness of a consciousness" ... It is associated with "resultant integer" ... The spiritual experience that is part of consciousness ... But more expansionary. Jung Considers is to have that to say Westerners -- is "it plus with a longitude of streets" -- "difficulty strew a street" -- "trodden for only the little of our utmost men" -- it remains for more -- "a beacon in the big mountain, those shines was in the future of haze". []
D.T. Suzuki In his "Preliminary" it describes some two streets of Buddhism, a smaller Vehicle and Transports main. "The personal experience is everything in Zen." []"Any quantity of meditation will maintain the Zen in a place." [] It resupplies chapters in "nihilistic Zen", "illogical Zen", and "Zen the main affirmation". Practical Zen, koans, and purchasing '"satori" or the new point of view' is very documented with fine examples. For the book of only 132 pages a breadth, the width and the depth of detail is surprising. An author looks for to be the master of his subject, in fact, the person more can whet one wins of the beginner and have them looking for to know more. Ossia A better present the writer can resupply -- this author resupply his much more. Erika Borsos (erikab93)
5 / 5
One of the critiques that offers practitioners of the Zen in a world of the Zen in a Western culture is that it has been it to it to him intellectualized to absurdity. Ossia, in a Taoist tradition, peel the sympathetic Zen is not for the comprise. The Modern Zen in a West there is taken on the psychological approximation where one thinks for 'the take', one has to break it down in of the terms of like this some responses of alcohols while in practical. When An any one 'the take ' then is writing was like this bobo, irrational or impratical. Of some writings of D. T. Suzuki, This irrationality is a root that a practice begins. To dip one student to the state of paradox because, esimplicar a human tongue is not a pertinent organ to express some deeper truths'. When there is no verbal expression, or has thought connected with words in that to speak, then the paradox is dipped up. A crux that forfits a tongue and room of frames for action. Suzuki The one who is known like introducer of Zen as well as a power more than entity in a subject in a West writes clearly and with accuracy, which is that it impresses that it knows that English is not his native tongue. During a book Suzuki put a lot of examples of ancient literature of Masters of Zen, fray and students the one who have experienced satori or illustration by means of an use of histories, episodes and parables. These estories' is said as if they are historical, still is drawn to further one student to irrationality. In of the Western terms, means to break one he/a lot logical of a rational alcohol. While a book reads easily, Suzuki writes intellectually. Although it is intellectual, does not have the sense is speaking down to a reader or intellectualizing a subject. To epitomize a paradox, Suzuki is describing that it is not Zen more so that that it is Zen for a sheer done that that the Zen is not the thing to take or see. For his descriptions, an only way can be exposed more with the accuracy is by means of a description that is not Zen. A reader, after trying to choose sides of the as that the Zen in fact can be will struggle with east. It is this Zen ? Or it is this any Zen? To give up in a fight, a last section of a book is reprinted run-, Suzuki pound, 'A Formation of a Fray of Zen' and can come to some conclusion that that the Zen is not the thing or idea or philosophy, but the life to live stops. Decribing Some technicians and practical of several disciplines of Zen, Suzuki underlines a rigid lifestyle and loyalty his work. I seat a word 'does' more has described this lifestyle. It does not mean the work for any sense of a word, for acting so that doing ' with conscious intent'. But reason I of the one who Zen of practice, can intellectualize the little bit, which is reason I yoga of practices.
4 / 5
D.T. Suzuki (1870 - 1966) Is regulated usually with presenting Buddhism of Zen to Amsterdam, and in an INTRODUCTION To BUDDHISM of Zen of discharges of the ZEN in the scholastic and scholarly fashion. Suzuki Use of English is extremely complex, but his fashion takes information by means of a lot of well.
While expounding in a basics of Zen, Suzuki is always quickly to answer the questions a reader could have. It consecrates a whole chapter to counter a oft-argues listened that that the Zen is nihilistic. A final chapter covers daily life for fray of Zen, that gives Westerners the glimpse that is common knowledge for Japanese (or was several generations).
A book is not to perfect, this in spite of. Suzuki Past so only a Rinzai school of Japanese Buddhism, leaving Soto the school is gone in a cold. Also, as any scholar of Japanese Zen, tends to do the little Theravada bashing, that alleges that it is "primitive" and unrefined.
D.T. Suzuki Was the professor of Buddhist studios, and no the expert of Zen he, how is of entity to also read an account of Zen of the personal and practical corner, to complete Suzuki scholarly approximation. For that, recommend QUESTIONS To A MASTER of ZEN with Taisen Deshimaru.
4 / 5
Does not know any one a lot roughly Zen, but can say that this book was a lot of informative for a beginner. In an introduction, Jung characterises to to Zen likes them the street to the new condition of consciousness where of the rests of conscious alcohols to rest so that elements of a unconscious the alcohol can be propiciado a surface. Those augment out of a unconscious is that it depends in that is required to complete a conscious orientation. This characterisation is a lot of fascinating, although it thinks that Jung, when being the psychiatrist/of psychologist, of course has the a bit constructivist sprain for a anti-metaphysical structure of Zen in other religious systems.
DT Suzuki Present a material with being able to and concision. Has not reading his "tests" but this work is much shorter, and do fault to read like this preliminary. The subjects comprise to define Zen (or enough, that says that it is not ), a koan, satori, the life of a fray, and a ralationship among Zen and logical (or enough, illogic).
4 / 5
This small book looks two parts : to 20 introduction of page for Carl Jung and a text for Suzuki-sensei.
Jung The introduction is quell'has bitten weighed in that spends run so that he a full weight of a scholarly device of psychology and German metaphysics. Jung The analysis is interesting in several respects, one the majority to be of entity that sees Zen like the way to integrate some spiritual and rational appearances of man.
Suzuki-sensei Zen of outlines in the series of chapters, compiled of the pieces has written for the Japanese magazine. A writing is simple and directed. This be has said, a concept key of Zen - like this transmitted in a koan -- is not easily has reduced the familiar has has thought models. It concealed when be an a lot of point of Zen - to break down our "logical" way to think.
An introduction and the book contain some interesting generalisations in "European man" and "Japanese character" (the Zen that is adapted particularly to a Japanese), which probably reflects sensatez common at the same time. These are bones smaller in a street and easily given an a lot of around for a serious reader.
5 / 5
Like any only beginning the travesía the oriental philosophy has found this reserves the book of fantastic beginner, a lot of insightful. Shorter that had imagined but this in spite of fill with a lot to think roughly for an alcohol uninitiated to a lot of an Oriental way of thought and of course Zen especially. It would recommend sure.
4 / 5
I in the first place read this book (like the German translation) on done 20 years and has been impressed by philosophy of Zen that of then in dulcemente tugged my life. Those times have not comprised a lot roughly Zen-- literature had very small available. Like this the book was exactly that looked for with which have taken interested in a @@subject to read Jack Kerouac "Dharma Bums". A copy has had lost on some years after taking it loaned to the number of friends, as I have bought finally the new copy.
Suzuki "Introduction to Buddhism of Zen" helped to plot to open a door to Buddhism of Zen and philosophy and to wet my wins to learn more roughly that. To the westerner the oriental philosophy can be quite hard to digest, how was always the suspect of has bitten in the western authors that explains oriental philosophy. After learning in Suzuki the life was in sure credible mine good. Another appearance of the entity in his books is that it has written him to it to him in English he. All too often the excellent books of far oriental sources have taken messed up for mediocre translations or quite bad.
To the Some only things did not like on this book, something also found in the number other books of this class, is a too long introduction. This in spite of writing of the famous man and very learnt (of one west) has not contributed plot to a subject @of book.
Something has lost more after king-reading a book with which more than 20 years is a fact that there is do not advise practical real on like this to start with with Zazen a pertinent way.
"Introduction to Buddhism of Zen" it is not an easy bed (likes a lot of books of Zen), but there is to good sure result one of a Zen more than books of entities in my library.
4 / 5
With an introduction of Dr. Jung, The small text in him. The Suzuki brilliant text. It is mine comprising that this introduction for Dr. Jung Is partorisca consider the classical partorisca Zen in general. Suzuki Writes this text partorisca a beginner.
Explains an oriental alcohol, together with a proncipals of Zen. In such the way, that of western has thought in fact have the occasion partorisca relate to that is to require in our investigation partorisca comprise Buddhism of Zen. This book is partorisca a place-person and a philosophy of entity. This book resupplies the very complete outline of Zen.
4 / 5
Picasso has said, "the people no @partorisca give that has when they possess the picture for me. Each picture is the phial with my blood. Ossia Which has gone his." When I have read this book, take an alike sense . Some jumps of life around. Flow of creative energy to the equal that indicates that the Zen is one the majority of what of entity in life.
Has read this book he perhaps done twenty years, and when reread this now, is like this fresh if any much fresher that before. As we grow, our perspective in of the transmissions of life. But because of that, recommend any reader to "test" to take a essense of this book, maintains this, and revisit this rids later in his life. Perhaps, a light to wake can attack to develop the secret of the life.
Like Daisetz knows that it is likes to commit the crime to use words to write on Zen, , readers, well can lose a mark to take a point for any first few readings. Still, his compassion has done to spend his whole life has consecrated to do this difficult work - to communicate a message. Personally, have read thousands more than pages of Daisetz both in Japanese and in English. Any so only his writing, but his personality is developed and attracted to have spoken like this with to to the the person likes them the lady Mihoko Okamura, Daisetz mate of personal/secretary his his years late plus. I expect that a essense of Zen, or thus subject, an essence of life is communicated throught this book for knots to benefit of and for knots to live a life how is meant to be.
To help take a point, here is little quotes collected of a book: - the Zen is an alcohol of the man. - A discipline of Zen consists in inaugural a mental an a lot of reason of existence. - The Zen loves trace in logical. - The Zen challenge all that does concept. - When That the Zen is throughly the peace has comprised , absolute of the alcohol is achieved, and the lives of man likes ought to live. - Here it is ..A pure experience, an a lot of foundation of our be and has thought. - The Zen is the living coming to contact with this that lives an aim of all the discipline of Zen.
Better desires! Good day, good life!! Kio Suzaki
4 / 5
Is an excellent author and philosopher. This rids certainly transmits that it does. Suzuki Has the fashion to treat his readers like intellectuals. Like the result, eventhough some of a chapers contains Zen very difficult (especially has related the oriental philosophy) ideas and concepts, calm can follow him easily. Suzuki Is an excellent professor and these costs of pound to buy are to Zen or Buddhism in general.
A fast note, an impression is bad and ugly. It has not done the experience of pleasant reading, has thought.
5 / 5
Reprint A lot low quality of the few pieces of magazine. So only 56 pages in of the totals. Horrible pixelated the coverage scanned. Calm recommend you to look for a full version for Suzuki instead. Returned immediately. This in spite of, the repayment/of turn was free/immediate, as thank you Amazon - I follows still the happy client :-).
4 / 5
Is exactly that says that it is and has not been disappointed.
5 / 5
Enough the difficult book. There is reread separates of him a lot of time and gradually obtain some idea.
4 / 5
Be careful --- roughly of some descriptions inform to the much more version of this book (9 chapters, on 100 pages), but this version is in fact so only 3 chapters (as pointed in a Kindle street of shows 'Inner of Look')
4 / 5
This printing very economic of the classical text there is enough the big number of typos and misprints, and is not he very there is amiably has presented. Still, it is the economic way to achieve Suzuki work.
5 / 5
Ich habe mir Has given Büchlein gekauft und mich auf gives Aufsatzband von Suzuki gefreut, gives er 1934 erstmals erschienen zu einem Standartwerk gives westlichen Zen-Vermittlung gehört. Dann kam Has given Buch A place dem selben Titel vom selben Author. Ich erwartete ein einfaches Reprint ohne Anspruch. It is sind 3 Aufsätze und ein Vorwort drin. Ich The Data Sachen has dipped genus und wunderte, dass is nur like wenige Aufsätze sind und dann borgte ich in einer Bibliothek give Original aus und sah, dass has given 9 Aufsätze und Vorwort hat. Dazu noch ein Record. Of the bedeutet, dass in dieser billigen Ausgabe 6 Aufsätze und gives Register unterschlagen wurden. Of the ist wirklich unerhört!

Ich raten allen ab Has given Ausgabe zu holen. Lieber eine antiquarische Has dipped allen Aufsätzen, dipped gives Man auch richtig umgehen kann. Sieht auch Hübscher im Regal aus, als has given Broschüking.
4 / 5
Surrounds he of this book is :
1. The Zen can not be explained in of the words.
2. Satori Can not be explained in of the words.

With koans and utterings of the masters scattered here and there, a book gives the idea adds to try to comprise zem.

The sound adds read.
4 / 5
Or book é a lot well, in spite of any look be or complete book, this ebook looks to be some the small leaves rid An introduction the Buddhism of Zen, same author , or to the equal that in the version impresa has or prefácio written for Jung.
4 / 5
Is the good introduction the Zen. A bit confusing in some parts, has bitten I supposition is for this that is an introduction .
5 / 5
D.T. Suzuky Is One has given maximum exponents of the Buddhism Zen. This Rid is For the one who wants to begin announces approfindire the Zen. They go afterwards read the other his books My Thing more than entity is to experience the educations of the grandmaster.
4 / 5
Ossia The must read for any one looking to the Practice of Zen
5 / 5
Difficult to define Zen, but Suzuki helped the plot to have the glimpse of sympathetic to take the Zen is an explanation in satori the frames remark included to mine any-thought of Zen....
5 / 5
It is looked forward to this book but I have to that say a coverage looks it has been photocopied, and there is quite multiple typo is in a book to do me thinks roughly not even finalising it. If one comprising of the Zen is trying the decipher sentences then this does really well.

Please avert this copy wants to purchase any book to comprise Zen. I owe that say DT Suzuki is woefully has left down for a presentation and modifying in this book.
4 / 5
Has loved to read this for the moment how was very excited when I took it. I have not been disappointed, has done the very a lot of bed and a calm book really take to think in a lot of things in life. It recommends!
4 / 5
The Zen can be a lot of confusing! This book is the introduction adds to a subject, and is the point of good start for any one wishing explores this @@@subject further.
5 / 5
Sad to say the found this book hardgoing to the equal that drives of beginners and no that had expected them. It has Loved the beginners drive like this the have an interest in spirituality and comprising an alcohol. It has Expected such drives could describe the Zen has been concealed was accessible and like this could them do some link among Zen and ideas roughly awareness and elightenment in a now. The majority of a book details the one who the hard Zen is to explain and or that explains that the Zen is not . For me it comes from too on I too cut the spatial and would be has adapted better read for any with some sympathetic allready of Zen or oriental philosphy or buddism. Law like this enough the academic book , philosophical difficult. It was perplexed with some a lot of common histories of Zen the masters that fray to slap the one who ask to be driven in sympathetic Zen or when quoting a lot of chances of the masters that rids answered odd and paradoxical the questions have posed of fray to help them benefit the differnet awareness or enlightnment to those fray have been slapped again for any in general left a bit dissapointed and looking for the fray to slap
5 / 5
A deadly dulls account, with a lot little of an alcohol of Zen. Heavy, wise, boring.
4 / 5
These looks to reserve to be the reprint of the 1934 book of this name for D. T. Suzuki. It contains 3 chapters and 50 pages of content. This in spite of, there is the 1964 book for Suzuki of a name although it contains 9 chapters--comprising some 3 chapters of a 1934 version--and (in my edition) roughly 124 pages of content. I can find at all in some on-line descriptive materials for these current Stellar Books that offered to inform the buyers are purchasing a prompt plus, less complete version of a book more than a plus along 1964 version. If I am spent for big something excuso. Otherwise, Finds east reissues of an earlier version of a book quite misleading.
5 / 5
Has had to return my book. It likes quota of reviewers has mentioned ossia the crappy paperback excerpt of a manuscript has announced. It is the simple 3 chapters while you clique a 'inner of look' has 9 with a intro of Carl Jung. It concealed it is not that it will receive you when it order this. It DOES not PURCHASE !
4 / 5
Of the 'Books Of entities' edition (listing as'tellar Reservation' in a page of copyright) that at present sells in First still $ this that . Reprint Of three chapters of some originals paperback, no a whole book. As such, perfectly readable, this in spite of with pixelated front and @@@back cover. My bad for not verifying an account of page, supposes, but has to that one has to that?
5 / 5
Alan Watts draws strongly of Suzuki and another. This in spite of, Alan is able to articulate these writings in the way a western alcohol can comprise. Suzuki Is not western culture, as it can be difficult to follow, but value he. Down waiting for to read Suzukis writings more thorough, but these brief intro in the Zen really is and is not has enlightened me. Have enjoyed especially some hurts taken for Suzuki to explain this Zen is not A RELIGION but simply life. Confused? A book explains.
5 / 5
D. T. Suzuki Has walked the tightrope in this work. Intellectually It Involves a reader so only enough to resist his attention but also maintains an atmosphere to read almost poetic and to the fluid likes in of the way where some a lot of examples of satori right of flow together with his explanations and the deepest ideas likes them add water to the common to flow. At all it is disturbed but this in spite of something is to add. I have taken something still has left like this with swimming more than me is coming with. If it feels disappointed for this work, read to again but does not leave your alcohol gives support too much in this page or concealed. Left your alcohol be free, read some words like the drinks of dog of the bowl. Simply take he in and the feel. Any only be in some words and inferences of mark. Left his flow by means of your consciousness.
4 / 5
Has ordered a paperback (not concentrating phase) and an image of coverage is quite clearly pixelated (image of poor quality). A plug is white simple with at all has printed on that. Any of these effects a content, which am pleased with, but will not be the beautiful addition to the yours bookshelf has to that take a paperback.

A word to warn, this in spite of, this book has a lot of references (for an author) to Chinese, Japanese, and another historical information that is not for those with small knowledge or any fund of Chinese philosophy. This is not the 'That-the-Zen' neither gives concrete definitions, but dances around an essence by means of origins and of the examples.

Are no expert, but have some variable of background knowledge, without quell'I would be has lost entirely. Still, a lot of references are joined to a time in that this is to be write.
4 / 5
Can not believe the amazon has left included this to be sold. It is it is returned.

Ossia The swipe -was with just three chapters in place of nine, and looks any one has done he in a local copy-tent.

Remarce: I have seen some bad descriptions for a kindle edition, but has assumed that it was the subject of format and a paperback would be good.
5 / 5
Ossia The remarkable book for several reasons. In the first place, like some points of author was, is impossible to in fact explain a subject. Logical challenge and philosophic reasoning - reason satori door the state which is besides such reasoning.

Likes Suzuki dips it, '... They are still fully conscious that in a sense of satori that says so only can be useless. It could not resist, this in spite of, a tentativa to manoeuvre our Western comprising at least to a proximity of a sympathetic - treats it like this difficult that in so much doing one has to that take the oneself sure crimes against an alcohol of Zen.'

But does not leave this calm admission has dipped were, that thinks that that another writer can have better fact to transmit a meaning of Zen. In spite of this barrier of words, Suzuki does the remarkable work of somehow doing some real concepts. He this for repeatedly doing it on and giving a lot of examples comprising actions and historical dialogues of masters of Zen. A same approximation has been taken by other writers that comprises our western brothers, Carl Jung (those who has written a intro) and Alan Watts. But such writers never really a note because one) has achieved apparently never satori, and b) still is trying sustains Zen with philosophical reasoning.

To somehow circumnavigate a @@@subject and he accessible ours in spite of this barrier of tongue, Suzuki does the remarkable work to choose so only some right words, and was then sometimes has to that explain that the word or the expression has used any one is corrected really but is one more prójimo available to a concept. Then, in a prójimo few pages, attacking a subject of another corner and then another, until a reader, if he or is not also dull, begins to see that there is the state there that the so only can be achievable, that some paradoxical statements (koans) is not like this whacky like this first has perceived. Also, considering some tests have roughly 100 years this in spite of can be comprehended with the reasonable clarity has to that compliment some translators.

Another appearance that marks this reservation a lot appealing for the readers is simply that Suzuki loves Zen. And, in spite of a difficulty, a lot loves his readers to take his facets and values and, if at all possible, Zen of experience in a deeper way.

Gary Juezas - author of Sympathetic a Japanese: it Contrives the Japanese Culture and thinking
5 / 5
Like the very written, quite entertaining introduction to some appearances of some forms of Zen, is a lot of value some two hours have read. A bulk of typos are quite annoying, but more objectionable is Suzukis sprain to Rinzai Zen, as if this was an only that exists form, and his anti-intellectualism, which is quite odd considering Professor Suzuki own academic state. This hard appearance has created an impression among some western adapted that any deeper surgery to Buddhist has thought is superfluous, while Suzuki the use typical of terms likes 'duality', 'oneness', 'emptiness' and 'Dharmakaya' suppose the good grounding in Buddhism Indian heritage. Like this Dogen cleared, some lies of question in the separate philosophy of practice. Then again, as he Tibetan the fray Buddhist could be biased; but if an intellectual appearance of an alcohol is to be averted, which the looks of mine to build quite artificial in him, reason has done Dogen write a voluminous and deep Shobogenzo?
4 / 5
A book is divided to several chapters that was originaly published like the alone pieces in several publications, but have it reworking concealed them easier that read. In the first place the quite long prologue for Dr. Jung has left oversee a whole oriental vision of a world. Afte The short prelimiray done by an author, understand two tongue in that is Zen and that is not Zen. In a third understand a question of one the supposed nihilism of the Zen is propiciado a joint. Then in chaper four an introduction one the logic (or ilogic) of a Zen is done. Still, on understand five an author achieves a partial conclusion that Zen more than the nihilistic and ilogical the doctrine is the main affirmation of a whole of a universe. On understand six, the general realisation of a practicity of Zen (contrast with others stir of buddism and christianity) is done. On understand seven, an author tries to describe one achieving of illumination or esatori'. On understand eight, the author an explanation of an aim and doing of a like this called 'koans', which are excescies composed of brief chances that exposes an alcohol of Zen and logical further hard to explain and comprise. Finally in chaper nine the short description of the life of the fray in the Zen that the monastery is fact , to look a centrical function of one 'zendo' or room of interior of meditation a monastery.
A brief that law that can be taken likes a exelent introduction to a Zen, highgly recomended.
5 / 5
This description is for a Kindle edition. An edition has received in mine Kindle is like this fill of misspellings and esounds likes' words that is not that an author has written that I can not believe to the amazon is dipping the east was. It is like this bad in of the places that am not sure that my suppositions are included near. Besides, when I touch in the footnote, an only way to go back to where was is to exit a book and go back in. I possess a lot Kindle books. The majority is excellent. Ossia A worse still. I am trying to return the to buy a version of impression but Amazon like this far has hid as to do that well. His goodness of instructions of the turn to the blind alley.
5 / 5
A Jung the prime is quell'has bitten longwinded and heavy there is rid; too academic partorisca to to the the subject likes him the Zen. Some come from I for real enjoyed but could see him when being the bitt too intense for any or light readers so only beginning to learn roughly Zen. For these people would recommend Flesh of Zen, Bone of Zen.
4 / 5
Has thought a concept of Zen was very explained and there is enjoyed highly this book. I took so only the days of pair for the bed, when it was able to take a time to seat and consecrate the hours of pair.
5 / 5
Excellent book for even a neophyte taste. These offers of text some clarity in explanation of the @@@subject marked for his indefinability. Ossia Any small feat.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 34 ratings
4 / 5
Wonderful book on like this partorisca begin with mindfulness/meditation. An author is a awesome man and give the plot of information roughly when being in peace in the life and is the very good professor.
4 / 5
A lot of insightful and inspiring. For real I add it read.
4 / 5
This gem of the book teaches we of the practical to be inner a moment (mindfulness) and aims like partorisca see a magic this exists inside and around .
4 / 5
Does not think You will find the better book in your life then this here has included
4 / 5
Easy bed. A lot calming. I king-read-sections like the half partorisca maintain grounded and mindful among external chaos.
5 / 5
Not having prendido the reading!! It maintains to quote a text. An author is the bit comedic. I maintain to listen some sounds of the laugh stifled that comes from/comes from.
5 / 5
This was, without the doubt, one of some better books there is not dipping never my eyes on.

Left me To him to wake more deeper that never before, and dips a lot of things the perspective for a modern man.

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5 / 5
We are of simple spirituality on Thich Nath Hahn. Once again, it heads to to the timely subjects like to recognise a 'dark side' with calmness and tranquility. I have been meditating of then 1975, and some of some suggestions in this book entirely refreshed my practical - still like this very simple. If you have enjoyed any of the his another reservation, take this book. If calm there is not reading never any of his writings, take this book.
4 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
This was, without the doubt, one of some better books there is not dipping never my eyes on.

Left To him to wake more deeper that never before, and dips a lot of things the perspective for a modern man.

Will be king-that law this along and sharing he with friends and family.
4 / 5
Punctual arrival and beautiful book with simple but powerful message. A wee present of me mine. It had seen he in the tent once and there is doubted on buying it, but a book was remained in my like this found alcohol the on-line. Pleased has done.
5 / 5
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4 / 5
It would love my edges partorisca read this book. A marvel of the each moment is life right now in the inhabitant. Are Blessed!
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5 / 5
like this reserves the plot. I think that that it is the introduction adds the Buddhism so that it does not know anything roughly that.
5 / 5
Has been reccomended this reserves long and has had big expectations. This book gives the very basic idea the Buddhism. This rids has not been useful partorisca me this time in my travesía this in spite of are looking for the very basic introduction the Buddhism then this are adds. I have loved some authors that writes way that has done concepts very easy to comprise. So much so that I have it quell'has purchased so only another 3 of his books. Although any pertinent for me now has included I still found this book relatable and insightful.
4 / 5
Has explained in way very simple stops . An awareness of breathes in and breathes was is looked the Vipasana taught for Budhdha Some five formations have mentioned at the end of the book is need of this time.
4 / 5
Some messages have very deep but still written in the a lot of luzcan way.. The must read for any the one who is entangled in of the inner conflicts.. This book aims the one who simple mindfulness is a thing so only required to be happy . Transforming..
4 / 5
Ossia The beautiful book . Like this small this in spite of like this deep! I love it! A way an author describes a simplicity of like this to enter a moment present, mindfulness and the mediation is simply wonderful.

Is the book of pure Zen . It is very practical and a lot of gain our day-the-life of day. Some technicians have described in a book is like this beautiful and calm can apply him immediately. Calm literally can feel an amour that exited of a book. Law like the poem. There is also comprised a lot touching histories that can all takes the lovely lesson of. Calm to good sure can say that an author is the master of deep spiritual Zen with the plot of compassion and amour to this humanity.

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Ossia that says in an addiction to drink:
“ propose that you drink your whiskey mindfully, and am sure that drunk in this way for the few weeks, prenderá to drink alcohols.

In true amour, does not have any place for pride. Calm beg you to agree this.

Is the manifestation . You are impermanent. Still calm like this is full of some elements of a cosmos. You are the miracle . You are of then he is looking for to result.

The meditation is not roughly calm turning to the battlefield where a side struggles another, reason a base of Buddhist meditation is no-duality. Some habits to drink alcohols or angering is also you, and for this calm has to treat them tenderly adds and nonviolence. An essential point is not to create conflict, to struggle, inside calm. As we begin for simple recognition. Then when an energy of mindfulness is strong and have concentration, can practise deeply to a character of any east arising, and of that comes idea. Idea liberates calm of all the negative tendencies.”

Is the very practical way of like this to win negative emotions and bad habits, this in spite of has to that say that still although it is the very good approximation has found even more deep technician in some books of Samael Included Weor, technicians that goes included deeper. Samael Included Weor Goes the such depths of everything; the be meditation, self-observation, consciousness, universe, science, the dead things further, ghosts, aliens, kabbalah, all the religions, extinct civilisations, unexplained mysteries etc. And joins him like pearls in the series.

I, when being the person that loves everything, love a way to explain things for Samael Included Weor reasons directs a lot of appearances of life and certainly a lot of need of humanity. Simply it dips everything near like the enormous puzzle.
Like this for people that loves to go included the furthest Buddhism to good sure would recommend books of Samael Included Weor.
4 / 5
Extrem einfach zu lesen und wirklich mein absolutes lieblingsbuch. Weiterempfehlung Pure.
5 / 5
Thich nahn Is my fav writer
This book is so only another feather in his discharge
Touch the must read
4 / 5
the quality of Paper is very Poor and look duplicate impression
5 / 5
the Better book sees read in the moment. This calm book only stop and think in possible way simpler.
4 / 5
A peaceful bed and one which have read reasons Janet Conner has recommended he in an of the his habladurías on-line. Help partorisca direct your way of living in a present.
5 / 5
This book is a lot of calmimg in an alcohol and he can be read anytime during a day will spend you behind to an alcohol with simple excercises and sayings. Highly it would recommend this book.
4 / 5
Has experienced deep emotional ache before has bought them this libro.yo surfed the plot in google partorisca find the solution partorisca the emotional ache and I have finalised with teachings of the book of Zen have especially does partorisca feel really mejor.un technical of the meditation described in a book helped to give endure situations that used partorisca rasgarme averts recommended partorisca the people that suffers deep emotional Nhat Hanh the sayings are astonishingly simple still deep in the book is really A Saver of Life!
5 / 5
本書では、現在に気づくマインドフルネスの力により
私たちが変われることを、繰り返し説きます。

私たちが、現在の自然環境や社会環境に支えられていると同時に、
過去の無数の出来事や未来の自分とも つながっていることが、
本書を読むとよく分かります。

空間軸においても、時間軸においても変化しつつあるこの世のただなかにあって、
この世に生かされている自分を、感じとることができます。

自分の過去と将来に深く悩む人に一読をお勧めします。
4 / 5
Loves this book! I gave it the so many women that spends for hard time.
Always want it.
Read it the million times when the life takes hard. It is one of mine favourite
4 / 5
has read Up to now and tried a lot self books of improvement. They are a spiritual defender of Jesus has been this in spite of always open to learn and improve me. All I bed before I said 'that to do or that to be' but never 'regarding the '. This pound dipped now in a street of 'as to' achieve peace and happiness. It is ideas is surreal and now have the still powerful tool simple to achieve self-control, happiness, awareness and the majority of all 'to start with living life for a first time in 47 years!'. Thank you Professor.
5 / 5
Like this far, has read 5 of Thich Nhat Hanh books. All have been useful and eyeopening. This one was an easy and more pleasant plus to read (and for far one the majority of useful). It covers everything of a basics. I add still beginners to a street and so that I have been in a street partorisca awhile. I have loved this book, and his a lot of positive messages and technicians, so much that has bought the copy partorisca has sawed he-hard-working.
5 / 5
Simple, still deep...
Thich Nhat Hanh Is the magic philosopher and writer... The words are hardly able to transmit a power and breadth of ideas, written with such concise simplicity, in his masterful writings. It is among some utmost philosophers and spiritual professors of all the times and is one of some scarce masters those who can articulate with such peaceful clarity, easy.
25 years ago, has been them presented his philosophy and writing with the present of 'the miracle of mindfulness' and there is resonated and grown constantly with his teachings of living in some 'present' never of then... Calm The the once read and take it, calm will not forget never and never be one same... Calm can not erase is with you , of course, washing the dishes will not be never some same.
For real is inspiring to articulate like this to be 'present' with such ease and comprising... His writing is for everything; an academician, a layman, a psychological professional advanced, a veteran, a novice, etc. be any concealed can not relate to and profit of his teachings and exercises, if calm , on when being mindful and present (yes, redundant to a lot of). My faith is does more can be 'present', that any one another alone psychological philosophy... And Thich Nhat Hanh articulates it and teaches 'ease without trying' ... Always succinct and his writing is like this magic like his concepts.
I So only has loaned was 'the miracle of mindfulness' to the fellow the one who is any in the state of anxiety in a 'future' or the state of depression in a espent' ... Seldom, if never, productively in peace in a 'present' ... It has left with him, anxious and optimistic to begin a process to cure and advances it his psychology to live always in a present...
In my alcohol, ' is here' furthers a philosophy of mindfulness and living joyfully, peacefully, and totally fulfilled for actively that bolt in some 'present'...
The enormity of self-philosophers of the improvement and the professors is overwhelming... The elections of books are without finals... But, masters the simple, still deep easy to read author, that would be you hard pressed to beat Thich Nhat Hanh.

With the deepest recognition, Thank you, Thich Nhat Hanh and all the one who has helped to spend you and ' is Here' mine and to another the one who will share them with...
More sincerely, deke . :-)
5 / 5
Am impressed the one who looked advance him recent scientists are to the that one Buda has has comprised thousands in fact years. Leo ' Is Here' and Dr. Barrett Is esincluso and Half Lessons In a Brain' behind partorisca back. (Both are reading very lovely .) A lot of some concepts were very alike: as we build our mental models and misperceptions of a world, as ours the actions are based in habits that can be changed with conscious endeavour, and likes to affect another' the alcohols and another affect our alcohols. Like this Thich Nhat Hanh writing (paraphrasing), both types of seeds are in our alcohols, can choose the water fill or water sorrow, in knots and in the each one another.

Thich Nhat Hanh Is very wise and writing in the way that mark easy deep concepts to experience. Any of his books, that has like this remote bed, is lovely, comprising is one. Read this book and waters some seeds of happinesses.
5 / 5
One the ABSOLUTE MUST has READ!! Calm punctual will learn a necessity and joy of the living interior a moment present and be surprised to discover that the a lot a lot of people in fact sleepwalk by means of life, any that gives to appreciate each moment as it unfolds. Fray Buddhist Thich Nhat Hanh tip a way to breathe properly and resupply exercises of simple awareness to enrich our lives.
5 / 5
Does not think to go to be able to say anything in Thich Nhat Hanh concealed has not been said before but can leave know in my experience. I have begun to answer the Centre of local Zen to help me with meditation. I have had to that spend familiarity with some of some concepts spoken in this book but ossia the highly accessible format. It would say that ossia the introduction adds and presents some am anticipated more the concepts love trafficante of dive.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 14 ratings
5 / 5
The introduction adds partorisca find your heart and relating to another in the way that simplifies one is direction more prominent partorisca living dared and peaceful
5 / 5
All the world-wide any one his partner would owe that read this. Absolutely the beautiful book partorisca teach likes you the one of truth wants to you and some around you.
5 / 5
Helping ooening hearts by all the world. This book would benefit a world with recognising amour in all the forms.
5 / 5
Another writing of wonderful book for Thich Nhat inspiring. Easy to read and little book is full of wonderful ideals to live would not remain never down for the words of this author of sensatez.
4 / 5
Adds little read is spending for the rough time in life.
4 / 5
An easy one seating read.
Explains that the amour is and as to identify an easier way to give and receive amour.
Surprises the person to @give that little it know in true amour.
4 / 5
This helped to take by means of difficult situations. Calm to good sure will obtain the enormous quantity of idea. For real amazing book for any to read.
5 / 5
Is little book is extraordinary. It is my preferred ! It peels to some plus to give them likes him the present. I spend it everywhere.
4 / 5
Adorable little book, has bought several copies partorisca friends and familiar like some presents.
4 / 5
The book adds like this far. They are not disappointed never for anything has read of Thich Nhat Hanh , has thought causing sensatez!
4 / 5
Another timeless piece of work of the professor with the heart of gold.
5 / 5
Has loved a book , a service was to add and fast. A book can be small but there is the plot of the sensatez is in him.
4 / 5
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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 32 ratings
4 / 5
It has dipped four stars because partorisca me, has not learnt the plot of new things partorisca the beds. If you have read the plot of spiritual literature, this book can disappoint you. This in spite of, a book is partorisca add and easy to comprise. If you are not a lot of the one who has read the plot of spiritual text and was so only teach to beg methodically, this book can help you. Also it has expected a book would be more neutral “”, but is way more directed in the Buddhism that that has expected, which was problematic partorisca me also although the Christian (can not recite the prayer to a Buda, although it admires to plot a sensatez of this prophet). If you are Christian, this book can help learn the new way to beg like any all the world knows. Also, a lot it recommends to read a text of John Santo of Krostadt (My Life in Christ). Any a lot of translation in English, there is more in french, but still an amazing source of sensatez!! John saint Chrysostom is also the must read partorisca each Christian! God of can bless you! :)
5 / 5
Has had an aversion to a prayer of word until I have read this book. Thich Nhat Hanh HAS the sweet way of writing (and be) that drives calm by means of the processes has thought once was uncomfortable. Highly recommend. It has given this reserves like this of the presents and spend he with me when I travel.
4 / 5
Usually adores Thich Nhat Nanh unreservedly. This has found the complex of has bitten and has not connected with him too well. This in spite of, at all writes is anything but wonderfully of a heart and plenary of the sensatez and imagine partorisca repeat the readings could help me. I finalise partorisca read his 'Touching one will hold to rid meditations that is wonderful and his 'Chanting of a Heart' that is the book adds in measure and contained - awesome. Has other small books for him too much. This 'prayer' an east a so only a like this far that I have not felt that it could immediate rave roughly ... I give time :).
5 / 5
Like usual with Thich Nhat Hanh averts them in that learnt that something of real practical use in my life. Help considerably subscribes it to a way of life promotes, and each book of the his, while it offers the new dimension or perspective, reinforces that it has read of him first ,that deepens my practice and strengthening my convictions. Partorisca The people that come his for some first time well can find, likes I , that explains things like this simply and sensibly that can not imagine reason many of his thoughts have any occured mine before. Coming from A first Christian fund of following Buddhism finds his thoughts on prayer, both in some Buddhist and Christian traditions, partorisca be of the help adds in my daily life, and a parallels the draws among them go the long way to break down some perceptions of barriers among some two traditions.
4 / 5
Have several books for Thich Nhat Hanh. I have found everything of them to be inspiring, but also very accessible to a layman. Calm does not require to be Buddhist to appreciate his writings. If you are Christian, or included agnostic and interested in a power and an efficiency of prayer, there is a lot to be obtained to read this book.
5 / 5
This has very deep and a lot
Informative book. I have wanted to it loved/ it That. Olivia Gardner
4 / 5
Pound very Beautiful. Such one expansionary view of prayers. It will open on your divine side partorisca look in everything with gratefulness in your heart. A book has a lot small gathas or prayers ehich can help some rest mindful, thankful, blissful and peaceful for all leave day or routine work. Ossia Another gem so only like any one another book of Thich Nhat Hanh. It has loved that.
5 / 5
Is an amazing book that will help partorisca have confidence in yours self and qualified partorisca cure
5 / 5
taste everything in this book and has learnt the plot. THANKS TO an author of this book. Law this book .
4 / 5
Eines Gives inspirierendsten Bücher seit Langem! Thich Nhat Hangs macht give Leben leicht und verständlich! Ich Cube like this froh, auf ihn gestoßen zu heart!
4 / 5
Incredible book. The new meaning taught of prayer. Amado the
4 / 5
A lot of secret things. All has known the already. It is the good memory that would have to do it.
5 / 5
One drives perfect in combination with a Saint Bible! He all so much more felt mine and combining Buddhist philosophy with works of Christianity partorisca me.
5 / 5
Is the very small reserve which if yours the good reader so only will take the pair of the hours but he tends partorisca tire on slightly to an end, as has has run out of different ways partorisca say you some same things!
5 / 5
Somehow ossia a first time am reading Hanh and are adds! I think that that I will read his another reservation also!!
4 / 5
Excellent. I can not express a beauty of an inner massage.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed a book'but has not been that I thought it that would be would have directed more on on too much bit it bored with the majority of a book
5 / 5
Thich Nhat Hanh has written so many books that is difficult to think that can continue produced fresh thoughts partorisca readers in such the personal and significant level. This new to the Buddhism seldom thinks of prayer and Buddhism like synonymous, neither that has the place in this philosophy or religion (this subject continuous be debated). Thay, Likes llama , writes clearly and fantastically. It is included of a whole of humanity and all this exists in our planet. A lot tease roughly 'touchy-feely' books, but this is not concealed. It is the introduction that the causes have thought of a power of prayer of the Buddhist master and practitioner. Highly recommended.
5 / 5
Has given 5 stars because it returns in perfectly with my 'Any Doctrine' concept of Spirituality. TNH Is the real, Fray Buddhist true. In all the chance, love a Truth and calm is when practising Buddhist & the Christian, Ossia the fantastic book partorisca me.
CHH
5 / 5
A wonderful professor.
These have very deep and of the penetrating words; thank you so many. I am appreciated. This book is in mine bedside table.
4 / 5
Has read this at night in my tent for my headlamp while it hikes in Colorado partorisca the few weeks. I have appreciated really each one has bitten of him. Thich Has been one of my authors of favourite Buddhists partorisca thirty years. Funds everything beside the pot and he then appeals partorisca a substance that the people for real can comprise and embody.
5 / 5
Has run by means of this pocola held during recent recognition to my venue of Buddhist bookshop. Needless Partorisca Say, has begun immediately partorisca read it and has had the hard time that dips it down. In my opinion, is the writing of good rodeo of prayer, concealed can be applied and appreciated peels each religious tradition or spiritual street. Thich Nhat Hanh Paste a nail in a boss every time directs an appearance of prayer that a lot of people, included those with long spiritual tradition, can not be conscious of. I a lot so only a lot recommend this book like the soyust' partorisca spiritual literature -- a lot of @@subject that religion or issues one follows -- but also will use with my students.

See. Fajian Shakya MelChiZedek, OHY, OLB
Lotus Temple of Zen
Lincoln, Nebraska
5 / 5
has loved a book. Although has knowledge in of the prayers so many for some Catholic practitioners and the Buddhists have found a book that inspires and has learnt something new.
5 / 5
Ossia The wonderful book . It is fill with idea and sensatez. I have read the passage every day. Some words in this book speak to all the people, and to all the religions. Included atuvo will find these words speak the universal truth. Often I find thinking in a deep impact Thich Nhat Has has in my life. All can say is the heartfelt 'thank you' and pay his advances of goodnesses.
4 / 5
The book adds for people that loves to learn like the meditate. Methods very powerful to comprise meditation. It likes like this it invites of other religions to comprise like works of prayer and that of the entity is to beg.
4 / 5
For this time are the some double figures in Thich Nhat Hanh books and ,
in fact, feels is a fellow old . Published in 2006, this book is of a
compilation of the habladurías given ten early years more. Many of his subjects will be
familiar to that has read other books for him on meditation. In this volume, has found particularly that interests his comparison/of transparency of Buddhism to other religious practices, comprising Buddhist and Christian parallels in the prayer of A Gentleman. An author takes the quite wide view of a subject of prayer, which find partorisca invite and accessible. These accesses with his always promoting dressed that the calm plus, more contemplative the life is available
ours everything.
4 / 5
Writing a lot well, the one who the process has thought deeply spiritual. Very interesting and at all in opposition in any Christian/mainstream religious faiths.
4 / 5
When I have begun this book there has been no preconceptions that it would be necessary to be it but thought it could be powerful. I do not feign partorisca be spiritually anticipated but this book, but has felt has drawn his. It was exactly that has required. This book resupplies the context that helped to comprise meditation and prayer and reason is like this of entity in our lives. I have not felt Never lost in his spiritualness but has felt given the reception to for his tone, and enlightened for his content. I can a lot of explainuch better concealed it that it has meant it partorisca me, and has bet each reader will find the powerful message very personal that the fact so much lovely reading. They are better to read this- which more could any one master?
4 / 5
Has loved this little book. He reconnected me with a beauty and simplicity of my rituals of prayer of the infancy. I have not begged in of the years to the equal that felt has not been partorisca separate of my religion chosen. It results they are bad! A meditating and chanting are all the types of prayer. An inspired reserve partorisca say my prayer of favourite infancy and was lovely to experience an intention of a blessing, without any annex to some names has used.
4 / 5
Now an only challenge is partorisca dip this information partorisca do and practise these every day. Some analogies were perfect.
4 / 5
Loves everything writes. I love movement in Parigi and join
4 / 5
Thich Nhat Hanh perspectives on prayer and in a mine of divine mark total sense.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 9 ratings
4 / 5
It has given this book to the partner,(Of the sud Baptist), the one who there has been one same carce' Lyme Tick to the illness likes them the author, the Medical Doctor has turned Bhuddist Nun. His decayed health and had does not cure known!
Twins Dang Nghiem has cured she partorisca use some technicians have shared in this book! It has said that that has taken several days partorisca learn like this partorisca use some visualisations and meditations, and then some results have come quickly. Inside the weeks was of his medications, and a scanner of MRI has developed that a swelling in his brain was has diminished a lot! His technicians possibly could assist people with car immune illnesses? Fibromyalgia/ @@Tiredness?
4 / 5
Each one that like this of us looks for ways to find relief partorisca suffer. We want to know that mental and physical ease is possible.

Some of our ways to look for breathe he of ache is unconscious, some are spent was with more awareness.

Soyindfulness So much Medicine' is the beautiful book, writes like a procedural example of a woman partorisca discover true and durable peace. Has the data endures a lot of discomfort in his life, and those partorisca read this book is taken for a hand, and driven by means of the sweet sharing of ways to spend facilitated to oneself in a level a deep plus.

There is enjoyed a weaving of history and reflected personal with practices and -able teachings. Sister Dang Nghiem gives pieces of his personal life, this in spite of a book in general is the manual to cure so that they appreciate the sweet street.

Although it Twins Dang Nghiem is the Buddhist Nun in a tradition of fray beloved, Thich Nhat Hanh, this pound can be the fellow to any, of any tradition or of any tradition the one who sincerely wants to transform hurt the inner peace.

One of my favourite appearances of this book is very practical: a book has printed main that the majority, and there is spacing among some lines. A creation of a book promotes a cultivation of spaciousness in a this moment -the life for now.

An example of Sister Gives Nghiem that insignia the life is in equanimity. It is the coached physician, and a task that has chosen more to do in his community is cleaning basins. I am appreciated the light door to this quality of entity to till peace.

Soyindfulness So much Medicine' is the book recommends to any one suffering trauma, physicist or emotional/mental discomforts. May all the beings know a truer joy and peace -
5 / 5
has had a pleasure to be present for two virtual dharma the habladurías given for M. Dang Nghiem, And has been impressed and inspried for his heat, goodness and utmost idea. Now, in the bed that this book, has a same recognition deeper. This book is like this powerful, inspiring and full of amour. My heart read like this weighed of some utmost sufferings has experienced and could feel a suffering of me and the mine have wanted to some have read like this this book, but also give me such hope for every day that cures , hope in beauty, laugh, sensatez, connection. It would recommend this beautiful book to any one.
4 / 5
Taken to speak to M Dang Nghiem and ask the question roughly like this to cure of my inner boy in planting to stick to my mentor and that I required to do in my practice. His joint the cure is covered with more than detail in his book to the equal that have decided to purchase a book. They are happy has done. I am learning like this!
4 / 5
This book is calm and beautiful. The reading is likes seat with the fellow that tea of drinks and sharing histories. Hard lessons to learn to live a true life while alive with the illness and the chronic ache am offered with sweet and friendly words.
4 / 5
Beautiful and inspiring. This pound helped the more comprise a teaching is of Thich Nhat Hanh and a Buda. Has the tendency to take that it takes in a conceptual interpretation of some teachings, but now can see more clearly to the equal that relates my own personal experience.
4 / 5
An emotional personal account of the doctor the one who is resulted the nun and as you involve his meditation and of the spiritual practices partorisca help in his cure.
4 / 5
Very thought causing the full book of idea and sensatez.
4 / 5
This writing is so only too simple partorisca me. I have maintained also feel that it twins Dang Nghiem could have given something in a world partorisca remaining in medicine. It has taken spatial of some another applicant partorisca deserve but now the walks was. It is not easy to take the med school. Ossia Personal partorisca me, like this ossia reason am negative in a book and author.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 31 ratings
4 / 5
I according to all the positive commentaries of other main reviewer.

Suzuki-sensei The book is of immense historical weight as when being a more amply read of some introductions of English tongue the Buddhism of Zen partorisca western students. The majority or all master Zen of house grown in a estaca-WWII to the era has been influenced by this book, as it was another likes John Gabbia and Jack Kerouac and another of a 'Beaten.'

Suzuki Has looked for partorisca do the available Japanese Zen the western students in one the majority of possible direct way. The modern students will recognise for example Corazón Sutra and Dharinis in a core of current Soto- and Rinazi-has has based services. When Calm bed the, imagines like the first reader, knowing swimming of Zen, coming the Zen partorisca a first time.

Pounds more recent has been written partorisca situate western students in a street. Here it is a first show the one who some looks of street.

Highly recommended.
5 / 5
MANUEL OF BUDDHISM of ZEN for D. T. Suzuki. 192 pp. Londra : Rider and Company, 1974 (1950) and Reprinted.
Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki Was no normal man. A Buddhist scholar, and proficient any one only in Chinese and Japanese, but also in Sanskrit, Estacas, Tibetan, English, and other tongues, after achieving his Illustration in an age of twenty-seven imposes his one extracted extremely difficult - that partorisca spend the knowledge of Buddhism of Zen to one West, and of somehow that looks for to take on to English, the tongue that was quite unprepared to receive them, some ideas and ideas of some Masters of utmost Zen.
For on two years of thousands, many of the majority of the brilliant intellects of Asia have been actively involved in exploring some mysteries of alcohols, an exploitation that Jung was to admit hardly could be said to have begun still in a West.
Any the one who has looked, for example, in an of some enormous collections of Buddhists Scriptures like a Taisho Tripitaka, or in the comprehensible Sanskrit-Chinese-Japanese Dictionary of technical Buddhist and philosophic terms, there is @@give that, the Buddhism has has has developed tens of thousands of words, many of them expressing some finer shadows to mean, so that English has no real equivalents.
This fantastic profusion of ideas and vocabulary, the class of the main mathematics of has thought has compared the simple arithmetic, has generated the literature of sophistication and extraordinary subtlety.
One of some fruits of Suzuki sensei sixty-five years that writes, translating, and teaching, is a present book, an object duquel, as it declares in his Preface, is "to inform a reader of some varied literary materials that relates to [Zen] life of monastery" (page 11). We are, in the sense, when be invited to the Monastery of Zen, and has admitted a privilege to see the selection of his literary and artistic properties.
In a chance of a real applicant for admission to the Temple of Zen or monastery, any one would think of simply breezing in and saying : "WELL. They are here. That can calm the types offer me?" Applicants, how is very known, is maintained while in a door, often for a lot of days, first to remain a privilege to fulfil with a Master.
Is the test , the test of the humility of an applicant, respect, and determination. And when an applicant finally takes to see a Master, is expected to aim a same respect, any one perhaps so much for a Master like the person that considers that it is partorisca - for a state of illustration and for a vast ocean of Buddhist knowledge represents.
Suzuki sensei, , Seats sure, has expected that aim to us the respect looked for some contents of a present book - for his Prayers and of the Invocations; for his selections of a Sutras and of some Masters of Zen; and for his fifty interesting dishes and illustrations that describes Chinese and Japanese statuary, produced of roll, woodblocks, etc., Of the bondadoso one would find in any Temple of Zen in Giappone.
Everything of is the Zen rule and is level of Buddhist passage, but like this in the banquet is not expected to eat everything in a table, the readers are free to select any one the majority of appeals to them, without necessarily when being dismissive of elements that does not spend to adapt his flavour.
A more devotionally bent can be strongly drawn for some of some Prayers. Students Of a sutras will be has wanted to find one of a key sutras of Zen, a Prajnaparamitahrdaya or Corazón Sutra, the sutra one could spend one is life studying (likes Edward Conze), together with extracts of a Lotus, Lankavatara, and an alcohol-boggling Diamante Sutra, and the gain resume of a Surangama. These have drawn to some the early masters will not be disappointed neither.
Personally was happy to discover Suzuki sensei fine translation of Seng-ts'an east 'Hsin-hsin-ming' ('In that Believes in Alcohol,' pages 76-82), an a lot of first to treatise on Zen - which in an original Chinese cup taken on of just two third of the page in a plus of 100,000 pages of 'Taisho' - the text that embodies a quintessence of the Zen and this deserves to be far better known. Here it is a prime minister of his thirty and one verses, with my frames to stab to indicate pauses of line:
"A Perfect Way does not know any difficulty / Excepts that it refuses to do preferences; / So only when released of hate and amour, / develops fully and without disguising" (page 76).
Has not been that time Suzuki sensei spent in his translations, but know that Peter Haskel displaced ten years to give his wonderful translation of Bankei, and I I, inspired by a version in a present book, is spent three years that reads in the translation of a Hsin-hsin-ming, the text that there is still to yield on his plenary lode to mean.
Has a lot other deep and wonderful texts in this book, comprising two versions of 'A Ten Oxherding Pictures.' Roughly of these texts will appeal to a class of person, another to another. But all repay careful studio for a serious student, and for one the one who approaches in an attitude of humility and respect.
A lot other anthologies of Zen have looked of Suzuki sensei pioneering endeavour, some of them with more 'common' (this in spite of any one necessarily upper) translations, but his soyanual of Buddhism of Zen' has has had always the special importance for me. With which three years are spent to study so only one of his texts, ask me what time take me to assimilate a rest? And it has to that it has had it a lot in a past, in both the Chinese and Giappone, the one who was happy to nibble on much less of a banquet has resupplied here.
5 / 5
Of tremendously to vary that volume breathes this book gives spent our myriads of kotis of kalpas of a three thousand chiliocosms with all a essentials to result purely enlightened and looks it better Bodhissatvas. Pre-eminently Readable gathas, sutras, koans,and saint illustrations to please a youngster and old equally. Buda È With us. Satya.
4 / 5
To find your house of way, has to leave a house.
A lot has looked for a street, as illustrated inside this book.
In a west all favours streets to Rome, but a lot all favours streets the illustration...
To listen, has to listen - these dips of the book was to leave an Oriental voice to a Western ear and express some thoughts behind some words.
4 / 5
I second all the positive commentaries of other main reviewer.

Suzuki-sensei The book is of immense historical weight as when being a more amply read of some introductions of English tongue the Buddhism of Zen partorisca western students. The majority or all master Zen of house grown in a estaca-WWII to the era has been influenced by this book, how was another likes John Gabbia and Jack Kerouac and another of a 'Beaten.'

Suzuki Has looked for partorisca do the available Japanese Zen the western students in one the majority of possible direct way. The modern students will recognise for example Corazón Sutra and Dharinis in a core of current Soto- and Rinazi-has has based services. When Calm bed the, imagines like the first reader, knowing swimming of Zen, coming the Zen partorisca a first time.

Pounds more recent has been written partorisca situate western students in a street. Here it is a first show the one who some looks of street.

Highly recommended.
5 / 5
MANUEL OF BUDDHISM of ZEN for D. T. Suzuki. 192 pp. Londra : Rider and Company, 1974 (1950) and Reprinted.
Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki Was no normal man. A Buddhist scholar, and proficient any one only in Chinese and Japanese, but also in Sanskrit, Estacas, Tibetan, English, and other tongues, after achieving his Illustration in an age of twenty-seven is imposed his one extracted extremely difficult - that partorisca spend the knowledge of Buddhism of Zen to one West, and of somehow that looks for to take on to English, the tongue that was quite unprepared to receive them, some ideas and ideas of some Masters of utmost Zen.
For on two years of thousands, many of the majority of the brilliant intellects of Asia have been actively involved in exploring some mysteries of alcohols, an exploitation that Jung was to admit hardly could be said to have begun still in a West.
Any the one who has looked, for example, in an of some enormous collections of Buddhists Scriptures like a Taisho Tripitaka, or in the comprehensible Sanskrit-Chinese-Japanese Dictionary of technical Buddhist and philosophic terms, there is @@give that, the Buddhism has has has developed tens of thousands of words, many of them expressing some finer shadows to mean, so that English has no real equivalents.
This fantastic profusion of ideas and vocabulary, the class of the main mathematics of has thought has compared the simple arithmetic, has generated the literature of sophistication and extraordinary subtlety.
One of some fruits of Suzuki sensei sixty-five years that writes, translating, and teaching, is a present book, an object duquel, as it declares in his Preface, is "to inform a reader of some varied literary materials that relates to [Zen] life of monastery" (page 11). We are, in the sense, when be invited to the Monastery of Zen, and has admitted a privilege to see the selection of his literary and artistic properties.
In a chance of a real applicant for admission to the Temple of Zen or monastery, any one would think of simply breezing in and saying : "WELL. They are here. That can calm the types offer me?" Applicants, how is very known, is maintained while in a door, often for a lot of days, first to remain a privilege to fulfil with a Master.
Is the test , the test of the humility of an applicant, respect, and determination. And when an applicant finally takes to see a Master, is expected to aim a same respect, any one perhaps so much for a Master like the person that considers that it is partorisca - for a state of illustration and for a vast ocean of Buddhist knowledge represents.
Suzuki sensei, , Seats sure, has expected that aim to us the respect looked for some contents of a present book - for his Prayers and of the Invocations; for his selections of a Sutras and of some Masters of Zen; and for his fifty interesting dishes and illustrations that describes Chinese and Japanese statuary, produced of roll, woodblocks, etc., Of the bondadoso one would find in any Temple of Zen in Giappone.
Everything of is the Zen rule and is level of Buddhist passage, but like this in the banquet is not expected to eat everything in a table, the readers are free to select any one the majority of appeals to them, without necessarily when being dismissive of elements that does not spend to adapt his flavour.
A more devotionally bent can be strongly drawn for some of some Prayers. Students Of a sutras will be has wanted to find one of a key sutras of Zen, a Prajnaparamitahrdaya or Corazón Sutra, the sutra one could spend one is life studying (likes Edward Conze), together with extracts of a Lotus, Lankavatara, and an alcohol-boggling Diamante Sutra, and the gain resume of a Surangama. These have drawn to some the early masters will not be disappointed neither.
Personally was happy to discover Suzuki sensei fine translation of Seng-ts'an east 'Hsin-hsin-ming' ('In that Believes in Alcohol,' pages 76-82), an a lot of first to treatise on Zen - which in an original Chinese cup taken on of just two third of the page in a plus of 100,000 pages of 'Taisho' - the text that embodies a quintessence of the Zen and this deserves to be far better known. Here it is a prime minister of his thirty and one verses, with my frames to stab to indicate pauses of line:
"A Perfect Way does not know any difficulty / Excepts that it refuses to do preferences; / So only when released of hate and amour, / develops fully and without disguising" (page 76).
Has not been that time Suzuki sensei spent in his translations, but know that Peter Haskel displaced ten years to give his wonderful translation of Bankei, and I I, inspired by a version in a present book, is spent three years that reads in the translation of a Hsin-hsin-ming, the text that there is still to yield on his plenary lode to mean.
Has a lot other deep and wonderful texts in this book, comprising two versions of 'A Ten Oxherding Pictures.' Roughly of these texts will appeal to a class of person, another to another. But all repay careful studio for a serious student, and for one the one who approaches in an attitude of humility and respect.
A lot other anthologies of Zen have looked of Suzuki sensei pioneering endeavour, some of them with more 'common' (this in spite of any one necessarily upper) translations, but his soyanual of Buddhism of Zen' has has had always the special importance for me. With which three years are spent to study so only one of his texts, ask me what time will take me to assimilate a rest? And it has to that it has had it a lot in a past, in both the Chinese and Giappone, the one who was happy to nibble on much less of a banquet has resupplied here.
5 / 5
Consulting any to buy. The one who are I? Well very interested in Zen, but for sake of goodness, is too esoteric, dipped in a past. Well it wants that, but then, the one who on earth be!?
5 / 5
After reading 'An Introduction to Buddhism of Zen' has purchased this book. It is different form a last, more feigned of the people that loves to know any only clue roughly Zen ( explanable the any way), more directed in of the rites and sutras, together with life of fray. For this reason bite to him more difficult, but well the value that reads in all the chance, especially yes wants to give the deepest look in a subject.
4 / 5
Has found this little book to be the property of scriptural the material has related to Zen buddhism.
5 / 5
introduction入門(1934),training生活(1934),manual便覧(1935)と
鈴木大拙による英語版禅仏教入門三部作。
最後のマニュアルはアンソロジー。鈴木大拙の著作としての邦訳はない。
もっと安価な電子版もあるし、無料でも閲覧出来る。
以下別々の邦訳情報をまとめてみた(作業中)。

has CONTAINED
the AUTHOR of NOTE of the PREFACE of EDITOR

I. GATHAS And PRAYERS 偈頌と祈祷
1. On ploughing a Sutra 開経偈 ☆
2. Confession 懺悔偈 ☆☆
3. A Threefold Shelter [三帰・三帰依・三帰戒] 三帰依文☆☆☆
4. A Four adds Swear 四弘誓願 ☆☆☆☆
5. A Worshipping of a Sarira 舎利礼文 ☆☆☆☆☆
6. A Teaching of a Seven Buddhas 七仏通誡偈(法句経183)
7. A Gatha of Impermanence 『涅槃経』の中の無常偈
8. A Yemmei Kwannon Diez-Clause Sutra 延命十句観音経
9. Prayer in an Occasion to Feed some Hungry Ghosts 施餓鬼
10. General prayer 楞厳呪 真言☆☆☆☆☆☆
11. Prayer of a Bell 観音経?
(大部分はAmazon Musicで音声資料が確認出来た。)

II. He DHARANIS
1. Dharani To Take Disasters 如意輪陀羅尼經
2. Dharani Of one Adds Sympathetic A 大悲心陀羅尼
3. Dharani Of a Victorious Buda-Crown 仏頂尊勝陀羅尼

III. He SUTRAS
1. A Prajnaparamita-hridaya-sutra, or Shingyo (complete) 般若心経
2. A Kwannongyo, or “Samantamukha Parivarta” (complete) 観音経
3. A Kongokyo, or Vajracchedika (the half prime minister and created of a second meso) 金剛経
4. A Lankavatara Sutra, or Ryogakyo (extracted) 楞伽経
5. A Ryogonkyo, or Surangama Sutra (compilation) 楞厳経

IV. OF THE MASTERS of CHINESE ZEN
1. Bodhidharma In a Double Entrance to a Tao 景徳伝灯録
2. A third Patriarch in “that Believes to import” 三祖僧燦の信心銘
3. Of Hui-neng Bronzed-ching 慧能 六祖壇経より
4. Yoka Daishi “Song of Illustration” 永嘉大師 証道歌
5. I base (Mina-tsu) And Sekito (Shih-tou) 馬祖道一と石頭希遷 景徳伝灯録
6. Obaku Is (Huang-po) Sermon of “Treatise in a Essentials of a Transmission to Import” 黄檗希運 伝心法要1
7. Gensha In some Three Invalids (of a Hekiganshu or Pi-yen The one who) 玄沙の三種の病人 碧巌録88
8. A Ten Oxherding Pictures, I A Ten Oxherding Pictures, II 十牛図

V. OF THE MASTERS of JAPANESE ZEN
1. Daio Kokushi On Zen 大応国師
2. Daio Kokushi Admonition 大応国師示衆
3. Daito Kokushi Admonition And Last Poem 大燈国師遺偈
4. Kwanzan Kokushi Admonition 関山国師「無相大師遺誡」
5. Muso Kokushi Admonition 夢窓国師遺戒
6. Hakuin “Song of Meditation” 白隠禅師坐禅和讃

has SEEN. The BUDDHIST STATUES And PICTURES in a MONASTERY of ZEN 禅堂における仏教徒の彫像と絵画
Buddhas 仏
Bodhisattvas 菩薩
Arhats 阿羅漢
protecting Of the 守護神
Historical Figures 肖像彫刻
INDICATION 索引
5 / 5
Although this book has been written in 1960 calm gives seat he partorisca Buddhism and some of the his gathas and more than prayers an of his the majority of beloved teachings of Ten Ox history that my professor wanted and Father of Robert partner Kennedy written in an introduction to his Presents of Zen of the book to Christians: 'this history of poetic picture, the boy herdsman, stands for any one another that join reader.' Suzuki' rendering Actions a history with pictures and courts pithy statements before and under each picture. Calm think you will enjoy it, especially is the Buddhist or interested in his teachings and musings.
4 / 5
This description is for a quality of a HARDCOVER the version released for Filiquarian Publishing, LLC, 2007. And the lousy the work has done. Felizmente Am still in my window of turn.

Has been today the tent to reserve used to find a Suzkuki Tests and stumbled by means of the version used of this book published for Grove Weidenfeld 1960.

A Filiquarian Pub. The version does not have :
Some illustrations or Plans
A table detailed of contents
the notes of An original editor that says: 'All the references to an Author is Test ' in Buddhism of Zen,' Serious One and Two, and his 'Introduction the Buddhism of Zen' is the second edition of these works, published in ome Complete Works of D.T. Suzuki'.'
'A Silence to Thunder of Vimalakirti' those looks in a 1960 edition so only first of a first chapter, possibly reason has been wrapped around the map.

Defects of editor further:
You misspelled a esuzuki' in a coverage of a book, esukuki.'
A footnotes has been converted the endnotes for a eshort section' any one an end of a chapter to the equal that am near. BUT they are in some same typeface to the equal that have embezzled of a text. They are wrapped in the square group but concealed does not help any one a lot when footnotes can be several paragraphs long. This has taken the bit to imagine was. It is as if any one there is scanned an original and has not annoyed to correctly a footnotes or printed out of the 'Kindle' version for hardcover.

Has not finalised comparing some two copies so that it has not been that more fail or screwed up.

Editor-wise this book is travesty. Look for copies need used this or look to a paperback version of BiblioBazaar available of Amazon. The NOTE has not looked in this version but this hardcover is so only ... Bad.
5 / 5
Suzuki Often has the slightly different interpretation that other popular authors and his perspective is always lovely reading. Ossia The bit more than the book of Buddhist reference but he still profits of Suzuki treatment.
4 / 5
The book is gone in decent condition , included although it was to good sure Any one a later edition (the mine has been used, like this quite understandable) This rids is not so that so only are beginning to delve to Buddhism. This book is the satisfy prayers and mantras, and parables, basically to bible of classes. This is not the book for new age hippies looking for the truest lifestyle. Ossia To good sure an attentive representation of real Buddhism, any 'I yoga in morning of Tuesday, goes to Starbucks and then tent in of the whole lunches' Buddhism. This has said, ossia really the wonderful little book of Buddhism, but to good sure for a practitioner advanced. I add six curious in real Buddhism , true, but recommend having the general comprising of Buddhism before you have read this. If you are looking for that Buddhism of cookie of the fortune that looks to be all an anger with a millennials, look elsewhere.
5 / 5
This author is coming highly recommended which directed to purchase one and-book. I have found each appearance of a book enlightening and educational. A commentary left to deepen mine practical Zen for any only only 'that spends for some motions', but really comprising some aims of some varied elements of Zen, zazen and equally.

Would recommend this and-reserve by all the world of the which want to explore a culture of Zen by means of the these practitioners the one who are that they want to deepen his own practice and comprising.
4 / 5
There is usually the good reasons reasons recognise master insurances of some pasts and forget another.
D.T. Suzuki Famous result reason the material read and listened of people resembled this book. Well, here it is.
Enjoyed!
5 / 5
In fact it had studied the Zen was and on fact a lot of years, and read a lot of texts. But, it has wanted to read the book that felt it would give me a bit direction, the manual. Like this obviously a title has taken my attention. D. T. Suzuki Was very good known, honored and the practitioner and the scholar respected of a way of Zen. But the quotation in a backside of a book for Carl Jung cinched my decision to purchase, esuzuki does on that the Buddhism of Zen is among some contributi better to a knowledge of living can not be sufficiently appreciated to an author, in the first place for a fact to touch that has spent the Zen has closed to a Western understanding, and secondly for a way in that has achieved it his task.'
This book is the must has for a library.
5 / 5
The book adds and has wanted to read and learning roughly Buddhism of Zen.
5 / 5
Find an essence of Zen practise in these pages together with a sutras and the words are spent on masters to students. As with everything of some teachings is writing and spoken, some rests of song among some lines.
4 / 5
Has read to plot and this isnt one of some better pieces of Buddhist literature, but his WELL to explore.
4 / 5
Found a copy of impression of of the this in the bookshop and has thought was an interesting reference . Starts of one a lot beginning and discharges enough to plot. If you are interested in some rituals and of the readings of Buddhism of Zen, this a book to have. Well value a small cost.
4 / 5
This was to feign fully to be a manual of real Zen, full of liturgy, ritual and explanations. D.T. Suzuki, A preimminent and enthusiast ordained Scholar of Japanese Zen, presents a subject @@@subject like this always with perfect confidence and of the sparks of numerous flight.

Good book to have manually if that learns like this to treat liturgy of formal Japanese Zen or hosting yours possess sittings.
4 / 5
Pound a lot well, Suzuki always maintains the simple things, has has appreciated whenever roughly lucido. My best and thank you.
5 / 5
The Zen tip the way of living, no the religion or create it. Dr. Suzuki Uses one the majority of simple words and esatte partorisca express his vast knowledge.
4 / 5
This classical work is an excellent introduction the Buddhism of Zen.
5 / 5
Enjoys a book simply reason, enjoys Buddhism, ts the book adds more his for pupil, and can it to them add to my books on Buddhism
5 / 5
Another that his absolutely ugly coverage, is the decent book . It contains excerpts of a Lankavatara Sutra and other texts of Zen of entities. You would do better to buy some whole texts, this in spite of.
4 / 5
DT SUZUKI, ONE OF THE BEST. UNBELIEVABLE, HAS TO READ has to that judge partorisca calm, but highly recommend it. A two three four five are seven eight. New!!
4 / 5
If any one the the general foundation in buddhism, ossia probably any one a book partorisca you, has other books to the point in the first place
5 / 5
A condition of a book was excellent and has arrived quickly. Very happy with a vendor, but one modifying of a book is a lot of sloppy. It can be confuse to read like this pop of notes of the foot on haphazardly and has diverse typos. More notably using 'arch' in place of 'this' among another.
5 / 5
All am not wanted never know roughly Buddhism of Zen. A book is so only that says in a coverage. It is gone in condition adds. Arrived punctually.

Top Customer Reviews: Pause, Breathe, ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 10 ratings
5 / 5
Prendiendo, breathing and that the smiles is the very simple, but astonishingly practical useful. Like this simple that it has to has been hard to write a whole book around this subject.

Included If a book has had to that be the shortest plot, would have liked me Gach to having remained in of this subject deep.

OTOH, That takes is the good mindfulness book. No like this as well as overkill of the descriptions in some first pages would have believe. But good. For this some 4 stars.
5 / 5
A man—a poet, the professor, the translator-- is walking-- by means of the terminal of busy airport to board the flight to somewhere. All the world-wide around is that it rushes spent, comprising another traveller the one who is seen that tugs the chance has weighed behind the, the sound spends to the joint has resisted closely among his lips. Probably this man is late for the flight to connect. Like samples of poet, remarks the stock exchange of a traveller aprisa has fallen out of his trousers. A poet, the one who is involved in mindful practical of walking-- some feet in front of some another-- curves on and chooses a stock exchange up. To This raisin likes them the traveller, that @gives that has spent turns around in the panic. 
Uh oh, The stock exchange that loses...
Looking around sees a poet that calm them that cup of control of his stock exchange, and he then --attended for him- dashes on partorisca snatch he out of the hand of a poet likes 'a blue jay grabbing the peanut-- and stock exchange behind in his trouser pocket, gives hastes in the Door 53, without as well as the graces.
A poet is Gary Gach, and has described this accident in his Pause of book, respite, Smiled: awake Mindfulness When to the meditation is not Enough. This book is partly in skills-acquisition (one that-to of mindfulness). But a book really the resplandores when committed in the besides deep class that looks in some world-wide around in the --and that finally is a meaning of our lives. I ask yes a lot in the will not relate to a poet—or perhaps more to a harried traveller? I mean, you owe marvel, as you can any be a lot well to another, much less to them, if they are relentlessly running around like the chicken with his short boss was. Constantly saying people as 'occupied' is, losing all felt of humour to the equal that take like this seriously, struggling like all is to maintain of our bosses on water financially and emotionally. Gach Says the like this lived life is like the person the one who career in the room and does not agree reason.
Gach Adapt that a word for mindfulness in Japanese (念) is composed two parts: up it is “when maintaining” (今) and deep down is “alcohol/of heart” (心). These points to the mental wakefulness; a attentiveness of more evocative the possible way a way in the mindfulness is in the presence/of alcohol of the heart in a here and now. Michael Pollan, in his wonderful new book has called Like this to Change Your Alcohol: That a New Science of Psychedelics Teaches We Roughly Consciousness, dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence, a lot persuasively contests that as we grow older, our more and more fallen alcohols to mental ruts likes him ego takes on entirely. This ego is the class of short-hand for a “incumplimiento coverage of way” in a brain. Ossia Something concealed is not developed fully in of the boys or other animals, but in of the humans, results very developed to the equal that grow to age adult. Ossia A “boss ” of your brain and that it is very connected to our sense of self (and that sometimes inform to as our ego). LSD Looks to inhibit this part of a brain the one who the leaves split different of a brain to result more active a same time (for this a sense of the world-wide infused with meaning; and a frequent experience of synaesthesia). This means any a lot of taking done in efficiency of terms and producing, eating…. But a drug, generate the 'been of the big” entropy can leave for some enormous relief and idea also.

This in spite of more fascinating (and emotional) is a way Pollan tip a parallels among these drugs and of the Buddhist practices that objective to reduce a ego (for quieting an alcohol an aim is to reduce a incumplimiento way). Brain imaging results of the brain in of the arrows and the brain in the deep meditative been in expert meditators is a lot of resemblance —looked in of to that breaking of an alcohol is resulted calm but also that breaking of a brain is active result. Some very common characteristic of the travesías comprises the enchantment enhanced a lot and this feeling of oneness with a universe. This last particularly is in interesting. Buddhism teaches that it is our ego attach that it is a cause of our suffering and that so only would open our eyes to a truth of a universe interconnected would see that a world is fill with like this joy— ossia probably the common experience of a lot of ecstatic religious experiences. Pollan Is the secular atheist and is not preaching anything—well, is preaching health in of the human beings and also in ours world-wide and to good sure is to reason that ossia the message that a lot at least require to listen.
And in fact, Gach to to book—likes Pollan is is to separate of cultural critique.
To an end of a book, Gach speaks another wonderful word of a Japanese, 無所得. Ossia The word attacked of Buddhism and is the hard one to translate. Gach Has said can think of him like this “without looking for profit or personal profit.” So much we see things of the cost-profit of analysis that that practical this “intention” can be difficult; for any only insists that we look in of the things of the main perspective further of this ‘works for me” but he still questions of the detachment of all the results. Ossia Practises it that it is radically another-oriented and like this Gach correctly the signals was, the studio after the studio has suggested that generosity and giving is related directly the feelings of human happiness.
These days, probably listen this word “mindfulness” all a time. Calm does not require to walk to the class of yoga for the listen repeated and extolled constantly. We are to say require be mindful. But to try to be mindful without the a lot of clear that comprises the one who a word means could land calm in an exact opposite behaviour that a word is aiming. This rids slender is the prime minister on the one who a concept means and ways for working to till this has shot in knots. But we require to be careful reason a self is tilling is not an individual “self” isolated and insulated in our organism, but is self that he embedded --and in fact inter-committed with-- a world-wide around . To learn to be mindful is not a erasure of an individual self but is the recognition of the our embeddedness in a world-wide and has sawed-existence with some people around .
Has listened to this book in Audible (with a paperback in my side in chance has wanted to look things on). This has added to plot to an experience like his voice was a lot of calming. An is not dulcemente, which helped really process some ideas—of ideas that wish could say has not been like this defiant for me so that it was. As to plot of people, thinks that is now of mark some transmissions. Very thankful and happy that has discovered this slender book when I have done!

 
 
 
5 / 5
All some really needs to do is to follow a guidance offered in three worded title, but this looks too simple. An additional prose offered sweet, witty inspiration & of instruction to incorporate joyful living still awareness in mindfulness daily. While has some years of experience with mindfulness meditation, think that this book can benefit one and all yearning to experience the meaning of the life after taking, breathing & in sonriente. While there is a lot the book in mindfulness, ossia the a lot of one.
4 / 5
Reading this lovely book meeting
enamorando with Gary and enamoured with Life.
Inhaling Fog of morning, flowering succulent,
the honeysuckle of dew has covered, the saint moments unfold.
A lot of years to seat and walking mindfully,
the words of Gary spend me behind to 'Beginner' Alcohols'
where has infinite possibilities , intimate.
'Wherever Is, can take, smiled, and enjoy
a silent dialogue with life anytime at all, inner and everywhere.'
In this moment are eternally thankful,
and in ease and content with all that is.
May all the Profit of Beings!
Penélope
5 / 5
Have estudied' Mindfulness for the years and does not think never has found the useful resource simpler that this one! It likes like this well I have ordered of a book of audio and listen his like this often in my longitude commute; constant memory roughly importance to be present.
5 / 5
Gach Readers of offers the simple, easily issues comprised and easily actuated to mindfulness, if the never meditated before or has been meditating for decades. Right of one takes-go, the prose of a book begins to relax you and help you home. I mention that highly I recommend it?
5 / 5
Is one drives excellent to help that it takes to Mindfulness practical and resupplies simple, easy to do, practices to spend more improvements of life. It likes to shorten the you PBS: Pause, Breathes & to Smile like somthing can do you while it stresses arises.
4 / 5
Ossia The offering bondadoso and wonderful in this particular moment of human history. It is it drives for like this to cure of self; each one which so another; and I live near in the planet fill with conscious human behaviour. An a lot of discussion has required.
4 / 5
At all interesting or thought of before --just an idea concealed is not substantiated in a way to involve.
4 / 5
Gentleman Gach the recipe for serenity has been life changing. Any the one who looks for the inner peace would owe that read this book.

Top Customer Reviews: Buddhism Plain and ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 46 ratings
5 / 5
Fantastically And thoroughly writing. There is enough in here to really comprise a Buda and his tone in a value of illustration. If you are having the question that inner of bolt a moment, suggests them order this.
A book I kings-read during my life.
5 / 5
Such the book adds for people that loves to learn more in this paradigm. Simple, very written, and has spoken totally mine.
4 / 5
Opens your alcohol to the new way to think, that exists and that lives your day the life of day. Be the calm light propagation.
5 / 5
Excellent book, Steven Hagen explains a philosophy of Buddhism is clear tongue that he the easy fact to comprise without any terms to confuse originally used for Siddhārtha Gautama.
5 / 5
Of one a lot before page of this book, to an end. Each alone thing said in here, calm of the the coffins bone, simply dipped the ideas and the precise things know roughly Buddhism everything to a tiny book. Calm give you the interior of good feeling, the frames think roughly life, and helped marks some very positive transmissions to my future.

Big thanks to Steve Hagen.
4 / 5
Plain of Buddhism and Simple. They are roughly 2/3 way by means of a book. It is quite exiting and the @@subject so only am presenting to.
4 / 5
Has found this book to be the sweet introduction in Buddhist philosophy.
4 / 5
Buddism There is a bit concept quite difficult to try and wrap your boss around. A better author that expected to explain these concepts in layman terms. I think that that it is the good place to start with for the researcher. Good regime in your travesía the illustration.
4 / 5
Such the book adds partorisca people that wants to learn more in this paradigm. Simple, very written, and has spoken totally mine.
5 / 5
I add judge partorisca begin rid, gives one the perspective of just the one who half and some main aims.
4 / 5
There is enjoyed this book especially because all the forms of influence of the dogma/of ritual/religion has been launched well out of a window. A lot to a point and consice.
4 / 5
A very small book, enjoyable and easy to read, but lack of, in my opinion, of some flow in presenting some argue different. Looks The bit scattered.
5 / 5
The book adds. Easy to comprise and a enjoyable has read.
4 / 5
The introduction adds the Buddhism partorisca both recently has arrived hands and old.
4 / 5
Simple to follow, practical and clear. Any dress up in of the odd words and goes to a heart of Buddhism . A very good explanation of Buddhism.
4 / 5
Steve Hagen has dipped any only basic Buddhism but an essence of buddhism the simple and simple words. It explains a human situation in a prime minister admonishes extremely well. This dips the foundation adds partorisca a rest of a book or teachings. Ossia, explains explicitly a reason because more the people have questions in life. A better part of Buddhism is comprising some four noble truths that comprises an eight fold noble street. If the practitioner this, Buddhist or another, then one east of the questions dispels. All one has to that do is practical a rational forward, right street. The future questions are managed with ease and grace any @@subject a source (anxiety, fear, panic, heartbreak, loss of has has wanted to some, etc). A lot of professors try to explain some truths and a lot the students has difficulty comprising. Even students of long time. This Zen master author the work adds that it dips a foundation and building on he in an easily comprised writing and logical way.

Explain like a name, way, chanting, begging, if the be Tibetan Buddhism, Japanese, or another no really @@subject. Those subjects is that partorisca wake or partorisca begin a process partorisca wake you can begin very where is, like six. There is any need to run was and persecution with which anything. Everything needs to do is begin partorisca see that it is really in front of you. In this way it explains an essence of Buddhism.

Has seen long of time student practitioners that knows like the flange fantastically, know all a dieties, etc. Can seat in meditation partorisca hours, but still does not comprise some four noble truths. Ossia evidenced For his questions to a professor, and the sound that relates of situations and his reactions. It is like this of entity partorisca take a true meaning of some noble truths partorisca for real wake.

Like this, this work is a lot of value an investment. Calm will find it the book adds partorisca read and king-read.
5 / 5
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A title, 'Plain of Buddhism and Simple,' servants a-perhaps unintended-double meaning. In the first place a content of a book is, partorisca such the subject difficult to an alcohol 'western', simplifying to a character of Buddhism. In the majority of a like this-the western world has called, the Buddhism is another religion the kin the Hinduism and the slew of unnamed the mould has based worldviews. Hagen skillfully And logically reduced some original concepts have preached of a Buda like the way to see a world, the philosophy of classes, and play of some a lot of discharges coloreadas of the lore and the culture purchased by means of the sweep of a religion to Go-Tíbet, for this presenting a form a more simplified of Buddhist teaching available. One alternate to comprise of the title of a book is that the Buddhism is, for character, an idea of the life like the simplicity has applied. While this concept can be difficult to take (especially so that they have not been created with oriental philosophy) is, this in spite of, simple. It takes it?
Any (really, any) that wish to obtain of the applicable comprising of 'Buddhist philosophy' (partorisca lack of the better term) would have to that begin with this book. Take a time partorisca read it attentively, reread the, mull the, and then see that calm affect you. A calm less can expect obtain of Hagen work, is the best comprising of a simplicity that the life has to that offer to this ready to leave go.
5 / 5
A better little book on Buddhism that is available. Masterfully Written. These needs to reserve to be studied, any so only read. Well the pity partorisca read again and again.  If calm so only read a reservation on Buddhism, then ossia a a to read. An author is a professor of American Zen whose clarity of explanation will appeal to a student of American Zen.
Steve Hagen prefers to call Buddhism "the buddha-dharma." It declares that " it is the process , an awareness, a transparency, the alcohol of surgery -- no the system of faith, or same (as usually they comprise) the religion. It is more attentive that call it 'the teaching of a wake,' or a buddha-dharma."
Begin to learn some four truths: (1) the life involves partorisca suffer; (2) this suffering arises inside ; (3) we can finalise one the majority of deep and existential forms partorisca suffer; and (4) a way finalises this suffering is for following a eightfold street. An experience of existential anguish of a unanswered the question of the like the life is roughly is in a heart of our suffering. A buddha-dharma is like the travesía. For following a half way can achieve illustration and nirvana.
Has three classes partorisca suffer, or duhkha: (1) ache, both physicist and mental; (2) transmission; and (3) be. Our aim is the so only see. We owe that wake of our confusion. We require partorisca see realities so that it is.
A eightfold the street is the concrete way partorisca we partorisca practise spending on one ceases of duhkha. Some eight appearances of this street am right view, right intention, right tongue, right action , a lot livelihood, right endeavour, a lot mindfulness, and right meditation.
To the swimming in this book is offered likes something is partorisca believe. Somehow by means of his life of contemplation a Buda was able to formulate these ideas. They are simply it drives. A Buda so only can signal a way. It remains partorisca each one of us partorisca find a way partorisca we.
4 / 5
An excellent book partorisca read the evered pondered life, death, purpose, a universe, self, suffering, pleasure, faiths, or moralities.
Ossia In buddha-dharma- some teachings of a Buda. It is not in rituals, customs, or different interpretations of a Buda. Instead, it describes the one who some looks of human existence partorisca be and to the equal that to the awareness is a key the Reality.
An author any of the conclusions partorisca we. It presents an information and he depend partorisca the use any way loves. There is no "principles". Buda-dharma Can be considered the "no-religion". Having the faiths in fact limits your conception and realisation of Reality.
Does not see any reason because any partorisca choose on this book. If has Western faiths, would have to open your alcohol to another point of view. You will take something out of him. It is not in accordance with a lot it signals that this book has on spent, but in other chances an author was well in a money.
This pound will TAKE YOU THINKING. And after calm bed that, calms that can think that is not gone in done The BOOK calms concealed took thinking! ( You will know that I bad.)
4 / 5
Are new to some teachings of a Buda, and ossia a first book has read in a subject. A thing that attracted to this book was an author has done the point of sidestepping a 'cultural trappings' of Buddhism in favour of the down-the-explanation of earth of some concepts of core.
To the equal that have read by means of this book, has maintained partorisca think in me... 'This is too simple! Reason maintains rehashing a basic material included on and on again?' For a time has taken to an end, has had my response. Buddhism, in his core, is really that simple. It is everything roughly when being conscious, roughly when being here and now. I initially asked reason an author looked partorisca resist that it goes to has detailed explanations, but there is @@give then concealed is reason any details is necessary.
This book is refreshing and enjoyable partorisca read. Gentleman Hagen has a fashion partorisca involve that it uses a lot effectively partorisca drive home a basics of Buddhism. I can think of any drawbacks to this book, and highly recommends it to any any one learns more in this intriguing religion (or simply philosophy of life, as I wish it far to take he).
5 / 5
Be one the one who has been jaded for some dogmatic practices of a Christian religion, could appreciate Gentleman Hagen is no-look of atrocity in Buddhism (or, the say, a Buda-Dharma). Hagen The introduction to Buddhism is by means of some Four Noble Truths, of the very basic of a Buda teaching. Using concrete examples of a meaning for behind a lot these concepts, Gentleman Hagen is able to leave a reader partorisca ship in awake. While there is much more concepts behind Buddhism that is spoken in this book, promoted partorisca use it so only like this to raft partorisca help crosses a current (and like this experience some teachings on its own name). An excellent read if you are new to Buddhism and is looking partorisca transform your ache and suffering to amour and joy.
5 / 5
Like me any the one who has little knowledge of Buddhism, has found this book partorisca be the very interesting introduction. In planting to go to a history of Buddhism, with all his convoluted movements by means of Asia, his multiplication of seven countless, any partorisca mention his fantastically exotic and frustratingly immense technical vocabulary, an author that nude down to some basic ideas that underlie Buddhism. Raisin for some Four Noble Truths and some Noble Eightfold Street and gives an easily intelligible explanation and elaboration of thse elements of core of Buddhism. The so that it likes on the fashion of an author was that it was felizmente devoid of any one locates of a fashion of New Age. It has not felt never that an author has tried hard to be soyagnificent'. It has not felt never that it had left it that an earth and taken the spatial-ship-to the palace of crystal in a heaven. It was refreshingly wimming of individual'.
Like this, partorisca an introduction to an idea of the core of Buddhism is quite good. This in spite of, included to the newbie like me was blatantly obvious that this was the a lot of Westernized version of Buddhism. Like this, there is not any discussion of karma or rebirth.
An only question has had with a book was a constant feeling has has had to that to the Buddhism likes has presented looks partorisca be quite contradictory. This sense of contradiction was mine more apparent in an author is dipping stress on seeing things a lot-dualistically. I owe that admit that I find a whole idea of any-dualistic thought partorisca be incomprehensible, partorisca mine to look it partorisca think no-dualistically is highly dualistic. After all, any no-dualistic the thought exists in opposition to dualistic has thought, and he a lot therefore it forms a half of the duality? Like this, no the way to perceive a world-wide that transcended dualities be like this transcended like this dualistic And no-dualistic ways to think? If any student anticipated of the Buddhism feels likes help with my confusion here, would be happy to take an email!
4 / 5
In the each investigation of Amazon I on Introduction To books of Simple of Buddhism of Buddhism and Simple explosion up. In some descriptions other books in intro to Buddhism this one takes mentioned - has to it that way that has had to that give the bed.
I Steve enjoyed a lot Hagen fashion partorisca explain concepts. Particularly I give it casualidad partorisca experience some eeing' in his chapter 'A Wheel Out of Kilter'. I wont the give was here, but is the terrific and original tool and helped for real to esee' more clearly.
Is looking for The little more than just an introduction to Buddhism gives this the bed. Really it is the lesson adds partorisca be conscious day , well.
Enjoyed.
5 / 5
Has Read this book with two or three errors roughly Buddhism, but this pound has treated that question and more.
Basically, has thought buddhism is the pagan religion, and that it is in fact the religion. Cela Some defenders of Buddhism are more probably partorisca be silent people, or that wish to live in complete solitude. But truthfully, that all is against a real buddhists, and a bit the one who the practical now included is misinformed/has created his own ideas in the same older religion that Christianity. The religion that is not the religion, but more than the philosophy. Cela Calm you be here now, and a lot there, neither advances.
The book is brilliant partorisca the simple and simple view, but a lot very writing that the mark wants to go to read deeper.
5 / 5
Ossia A first book has read in the Buddhism and I have to that admit that it was a lot of enlightening. Steve Hagen, an author, is the priest of Zen and professor. His ideas to Buddhism are developing and presents him in the way ossia has comprised easily. As you Perceive the reality is the question that is explored here among another. These elves partorisca reserve to a lot of @subject involved in Buddhism and self illustration. It offers the short history of one Buda he. An author gives the short, this in spite of the information rids packed. A very good introduction of my perspective.
5 / 5
Has read the number of books roughly Zen and Buddhism, and feel that ossia in a better. Especially partorisca to the a lot likes me with of the basic sympathetic this was very useful. Hagen Together out of a history of Buddhism and with few waves of words was as you and can find peace of alcohol and sensatez of profit by means of simple practices, and without a need of the 'guru', 'professor', or drives spiritual'. An author has the fashion of clear writing that it takes directly to a point without trying to be too pleasant or complex. It would recommend this book in any partner.
5 / 5
This book is the very good introduction the Buddhist philosophy, but is also the little dull. An author explains a basic tenets of Buddhism in the way that any one can comprise. Calm repeatedly say you the Buddhism roughly is SEEING --- that sees the one who are, where is, and that it is really that goes in. So only it takes the moment partorisca this together partorisca sink in. Calm @give have read so calm seldom see you with accuracy, and calm is not that clear in that is going in in your life.
Once that the basic idea is established, a book takes partorisca bore. An author there is more partorisca say, but little has like this impact like an idea of entity partorisca SEE. Calm say you roughly a Buddhist practice of living in a way 'right', that turns a clarity of yours awareness to the action and that lives the moral, sweet life. This approximation means to plot the stressed-was, on-has planned Westerners. An only drawback is that an information is too much imprecise. When An author takes the moment partorisca speak in his own experience, or partorisca say a history of the student, a book suddenly results much more in interesting. Then it returns to the simple philosophical points and he tugs.
Is looking for An introduction the Buddhism, this book is quite good. It is clear and easy to comprise, but also dull and imprecise. He whet yours wins for more...
4 / 5
An introduction has begun has taken was a character of some worries of a lot of people with (estaca)modernity. It has then gone through the quite persuasive the introduction of the tones of Buddhist concepts has planted for the Western alcohol. This in spite of, when it is coming to the to to subjects like to deny of a self and a flow of existence, Hagen conceptually does not cover quite a lot of earth to do a pertinent explanation. In of the considerations to some forwards - a rejection of a self/individualism - Hagen resulted the repetitive assertions that it is of any well to the critical alcohol. A second half of a book is almost useless; I launched it it averts to disgust diverse time been due to frustration in his lack of conceptual foundations. If it love the basic idea of the like the Buddhism is, this book could be right for you; but, you want to something concealed will explain Buddhist faiths and especially such of entity keystones like rejection of a self, would not recommend it .
5 / 5
Rids exactly the one who fiancées: one introductory studio for beginners, the description with some depth for those already practising. There is SOME HISTORY of Buddhism, SOME guidance of meditation, SOME ANALYSIS of an ethical and metaphysical tenets of Buddhism. Any of of the this is exhaustive, but neither is any of him superficial. It is so only enough to spark awareness during the leisurely walk, or centre of calm help during a walk to or of work. It comprises very utmost parables, some of them already a lot-known, but also many personally of this author, a ordained Buddhist preist. A good place to start with, support, or revive an interest in Buddhism.
4 / 5
In the first place was, anything concealed is to compress the "simple and simple" the formed does not go you to say everything. This is to mean like the bridge of conventional Western philosophy the Buddhist philosophy. Some states of prompt author in that is ignoring to to the cultural appearances like to them the architecture of some temples or galas of some fray. It is the introductory book a lot very that does an admirable work to boil Buddhism down his essence.
5 / 5
A title of a book reflects his contents and alcohols. Ossia buddhism A way was meant always to be: the deep look to a character of existence and awareness. To learn and practical buddhism does not have to that shave your boss, the pleasant dress and take of society, calm so only has to that be has had to that see a world-wide how is, plain and simple, and this book is an invitation to do exactly concealed. Simple and simple does not mean easy and superficial, so only means "free of some obstacles and cultural trappings that [Buddhist teachings] has accrued on twenty-five centuries".
Is interesting to analyse a mindset that considers this book to be too simple or, in another end, too complex. That thinks so the must already has the quite good idea that "some" buddhism is. This idea has to that be something fijamente and immutable, as it can not compare against the level to change. But all know ( any one ?) That at all in this universe is fijamente and immutable. A moment it try to nail anything down is a moment calm to lose it, and this applies to buddhist teachings also. It thinks the majority of some bad descriptions comes from/comes from character the one who is by train to stick to his own ideas in buddhism. To do they so that it is denying all some teachings his suposedly accept, the very odd place, if I ask. A wonderful thing in buddhism is precisely his lack of dogma, and "Plain of Buddhism and Simple" it is the example adds that it can be achieved to speak a human condition in a way has imported open, free of any pre-has has conceived ideas. To quote an author: "Some observations and ideas of one Buda is simple, practical, and eminently down-the-earth. They treat exclusively with a here and now, no with theory, speculation, or faith in some far was time or place. Reason these teachings remain direct in this moment -same to the equal that have read this- remain pertinent, and lovely deep, to the each culture and each person the one who he his investigation seriuosly. It is to these uncluttered, observations and original ideas that these returns to reserve"
4 / 5
This was one of premiers of mine few books in buddhism and has thought that was an incredible studio . It is not a type of book that you read the once and movement on; it is material of studio . Calm bed that once, calm read it two times and calm bed that three times. I found reading the chapter and thinking roughly he for days. Then it would go back and king-read the and think any plus. A way that is presented was in my opinion, a lot clear, conscice and precise.
Leave to discover for calm an art to see. In the first place, calm can not learn compassion of the book, in the first place see calm then practical compasion likes out of unwilled intention. Calm will not learn ossia the book . That is revising this saying to reserve that lost it "this" and "this" lost a whole point. A beauty of this book is that Steve calms leave to see he for calm. No the do fault on the money plater (any fast alimentary illustration here - sad folks) but fact of the works so that signals in - uninterested alcohols recoil now. They are under an impression that knows that it tries to describe a "process" too much, the conception among and ego fragments of assimilation an idea and then some windows are all fogged up.
He a ready work estupefaciente of sublety signalling the directions that favours to a street - is to raft . Included it has described that it is impossible for you to take truth of the book, has to see he for calm; it is for this that maintains to say " it sees", it learns to " it sees," so only " it sees," etc; it is the memory . You owe that do a calm work - the person will do for you.
This pound helped surely beginning to see a street. Hopefully Will help you To him too much.
5 / 5
Still am trying imagines out of that ON TIERRA I so only read.
Are new to Buddhism and have the interest adds in learning everything in this religion/of philosophy. Every time I have finalised the chapter felt as it had learnt absolutely at all. Everything is so only... Blurred. My hats were the some people those who has given a book 5 stars and for real has comprised that Hagen has spoken roughly.
4 / 5
This pound turned to something I never new was possible. Has thinks that has been stuck in the world of unproven idealogy and blind faith until I have read this book. I am gone in to read more roughly the Buddhism and one has read more a more taste. It is in fact difficult to maintain reading roughly he this in spite of, of then is like this fundamentally simple, so only like Hagen title. One has read more a calm more @give there is at all more to learn.
5 / 5
This book is probobly one the majority of drive simple, concise to buddhism there is not reading never. This author directs to maintain it short and sweet, while still doing it very easy to comprise using simple terms, and simple examples. If you have been reading or that studies a subject for some time, or so only it beginner, to the left ensure, this book is friendly user and has to that has for both.
5 / 5
Likes a lot of unconvinced or uninspired for philosophy or Western religion, has been fascinated for Buddhist concepts for years. Prpers Having read the majority of a classics in this field (Suzuki, Thich Nat Have, translations of one Buda, etc) was has frustrated any to find surround it concise, clear of some essential Buddhist ideas, something to read and gone back to again and again to drive mine refelections.
Hagen The book is the god -send. In clear prose , simple explains extremely deep Buddhist ideas. As it informs of the editor recommends, this is not the book the breeze by means of. Each paragraph requires reflected. I have begun to underline the, and has given on with which have concluded a whole book can be underlined. It is material powerful and serious , right of a principle. Hagen Rodeo of a basic human condition and the Buddhist recipe for him is material stunning. A book is particularly powerful reason an author does not take bogged down in a specifics of Buddhist practices or a trivia of Buddhist history. Taking a lot down to an essential, fleshy, heart-of-the material of @@subject, a class can apply instantly your life. An invaluable, unsurpassed, breathtaking overview of Buddhist ideas. That changes life.
5 / 5
An essence of Buddhism to author Steve Hagen looks partorisca be one same likes that Eckharte Tolle looks for to express in his, 'A Power of Now.'
Is in mindfulness of a moment present.
This is not a outsider seen of Buddhism. It is not encyclopaedic. It does not expect one, 'is is the one who this type of Buddhist believes, and ossia the one who this type of Buddhist believed approximation. Hagen HAS his own philosophical view of the like the Buddhism is ( is the priest of Zen ) and uses this book partorisca try to open on doors of Illustration partorisca a reader.
Neglects All mystical appearances of a religion partorisca present that it believes is an essence of a Buda teachings. It presents a philosophy.
Although a book delves to some basic Buddhist concepts, like a history of a Buda, a eightfold street and meditation, a bulk of a book (in fact a main pressed of a book) is Hagen that tries to transmit to a reader that the illustration is, something those Buddhists have struggled with (usually that says that it is impossible to declare in of the words). He the quite good work and develops on this with his next book, 'the Buddhism is not That thinks.'
To good sure value a bed. A audiobook is excellent also.
5 / 5
Hagen The book is simple and simple reason the reality is "that is".
Is our thoughts that the things of frames have complicated, to ours like and of aversions, Our desires and fear, all has added to the deluded, in impactante alcohol. An ignorant alcohol that causes partorisca suffer and add to an external suffering.
A message partorisca underline is that we are all awake . It is not so much that requires partorisca be taught but partorisca be adapted, a practice of leaves of awareness partorisca see besides our thoughts. The awareness is partorisca see without has thought, without test, without duality.
Partorisca "That is" it does not have any opposites.
Has does not remark never that when you are begun in a wrong direction, an opposite direction is not necessarily a right way neither. It is quite partorisca know that you are stray, partorisca discover as and reason is the direct stray result-you-á to a right street.
4 / 5
Has has believed often that an essence of any religion would owe that be inscribable in the spatial a measure of the thumbnail, and then applied likes transdermal patch partorisca infiltrate the life of the person. Hagen Rid that: it can take under your skin is has had to that the apply. One of some forces of this book is that it neglects sure of concepts keys of Buddhism that the accessible fact to a Western alcohol. This book is aimed totally in a experiential appearance of life, no an intellectual. It has to that drench in by means of some pores more than drilling a cranium. It does not read this book: it answers his.
4 / 5
Like the basic introduction, liked a book. Like this little like six roughly Buddhism, thinks Steve really has taken a core of his vision. Seeing and that looks for to open until the reality around join the way really is, or perhaps would owe that say some flows of way.
Somehow, a Buddhist lifestyle looks incomplete this in spite of, and expected partorisca learn more roughly that in his book. If there is not any purpose or esustaining', that that it is there? At all? Illusions? So only 'be' and leave things 'be' a way is? It is good to use this life-approach partorisca delete negative feelings like this of the fears and of the anxieties, but is not this 'progress' a one thing in character that evolution of causes? Fact that is today? It is not that that have given a 5th of Mozart? That has listened it this in his boss, but decided partorisca the maintain there? Somehow this approximation looks lovely but incomplete mine. Take a person that careers in a park with headphones those who loses is gone in some birds of flight, that Steve mentions in his book. Perhaps this person was really happy listening his music, enjoys it his career. Concentrating a time has looked for to do or anything. To good sure the agreement requires the 'connection' better with a real reality around , but of some chair so that some the Buddhist teachings are, again, a point of seen extreme with his opposite extreme, where would have to that aim partorisca a half. Also, like the believer in a divine, one 'illustration' the Buddhist always will be something incomplete if our creator is not somehow has involved. It does not think the Buddhism really excludes God, but does not take any one mentioning in his book in of the this.
Altogether, Taught still some few things and loves me learn more roughly Buddhism.
4 / 5
Has loved to read this book partorisca learn on some basic ideas of a buddhism and after reading is still in a same page. Ossia A typical book that that can be written in 10 pages but an author have maintained partorisca go around and around a subject same. Boring, the simple and his skills of argumentation require some urgent help.

Each querella is remained in an air, so only maintains partorisca say an idea and does not close it properly, so only finalises his to argue to say 'is everything roughly seeing'. Some uses of the examples in his book is resembled some examples find in 2 yr the books of the old edges. That is with an example of a boy that goes partorisca take a X-ray?? That was a point ? It has been unable to explain a point with his own words?

Bored and repetitive
4 / 5
On some last fifteen years, number it partorisca grow the books are looked in trade paperbackland in a subject of Buddhism. More look partorisca arrive daily, invited or no. The majority of them are aimed in a general reader and beginning buddhist. This the fact progressively more difficult that dip commanded a superlative of a simply satisfactory.
Of all that has read [and read the all] "Buddhism: Simple and Simple" it underlines of a rest. Steve Hagen has sucedido in an of some tasks some harder writes: when being sincere without being dulls; when being concise without looking frugal. Any essential point of Buddhism remains uncovered, this in spite of an author never pontificates or short-transmissions a reader.
A book is the gem of both inspiration and practicality. It takes the @@@subject that often looks far too idealistic and places he in the level that resonates with a daily Western experience of life. It is the "quickly read" without not exiting never like this "Buddhism Partorisca Dummies." All this and in the prize that will do it the convenient present and abordable partorisca all these friends that has so it has asked often, "that a heck is Buddhism?"
Finds, read the and buy another copy partorisca any one master. Better still, the give to any one calms does not love . So only it could change his life.
4 / 5
Although an author constantly stresses a attainability of illustration and a practicality of some technicians partorisca the box, directs partorisca do this without not suggesting never that it is anything less than an only thing that @@subject - some only for real in satisfactory aim of the human life.
Although "Plain of Buddhism and Simple" generally it averts technical discussions of Buddhist philosophy, has a apêndice extremely that interests the one who present one of a the dread of majority 'technical' in Buddhism - a canal of twelve link partorisca Depend arising (pratityasamutpada). Each one that like this of some twelve links are presented two perspectives - Bondage and Emission. For example, considering some links of prime ministers, Ignorance, Bondage is 'partorisca ignore a Reality of this moment. It is blindness to a direct perception that this moment neither arises, persists, neither perishes.'. It contrasts, the emission is 'partorisca see a Reality of this moment. It is partorisca perceive directly that this moment neither arises, persists, neither perishes.' Each of some twelve links is data the alike treatment . It finds this one the majority of refreshing and obliging presentation of this @@@subject that has found. FINAL
5 / 5
has read a lot of chapters on Buddhism in religious/philsophy books of text like the student. This boook, this in spite of, has COMMUNICATED FINALLY an essence of a phisosophy mine. I can say that with which 15 years of wrestling with a subject, the take!--Thanks to Hagen. Now I comprise reason so much is interested in this new (to one West) perspective of life, and dead!
4 / 5
These courses of book by means of the plot of a layering this has fallen on an original Dharma. It is written in the Western fashion partorisca Western readers and presents a Dharma in the way that felt of frames to a Western alcohol. There is the minimum useage of launched and the maximisation of habladuría simple. We begin it was with some complexes take of Sogyal Rinpoche and is coming full circle with a utter the simplicity and the depth adds of Steve Hagen. Each author has his own points.
Recommends this book highly. In fact, like this highly that ossia a first time has been moved partorisca take the Amazon in the book. Praise in fact.
5 / 5
Esees Has Had a lot of professors of electrical guitar in a 21 yrs the esees been the player, and so only a the one who any only touch a lot but knows like this partorisca spend in a info. In mine 7 yrs in university, has had them so only the handful of profs this was like my monitor of current electrical guitar. Esees Found in a yrs that there is so only the few people those who really knows his material, a type asks the question in his profession and always have a response, a "right" answered, or can admit if they do not know. These are wonderful people partorisca find and experience. steve hagen Is one of a bit those that. Ossia A prime minister rid the ees read in buddhism and the will not be surprised is a better the never read!