Cover of: Zen reflections | Robert Allen

About the Edition

" ... thoughtful observations are interwoven with examples from Buddhist teachings and Zen masters as well as stories from everyday life"--Jacket.

Table of Contents

Unlearning Zen
How to live in the present
Non-attachment
Zen and evil people
The pleasures of everyday chores
The importance of knowing yourself
Can we afford to be harmless?
Zazen
Sitting doing nothing
Buddhist fundamentalism
Toward a modern Zen
Buddhist compassion versus kindness
Zen and organized, established religion
Buddhist scriptures
Buddhism and tolerance
Zen, Buddhism, and sex
Letting go of yourself
carefully
Zen is what you are, not what you believe
How Zen drives out "religion"
Instant Zen : the quest for immediate spiritual gratification
The benefits of aging
The doctrine of rebirth
Faith, works, and grace in Zen
Self-help Zen.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
294.3/927
Library of Congress
BQ9286.2 .A44 2002

The Physical Object

Pagination
160 p. :
Number of pages
160

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3700384M
Internet Archive
zenreflections00alle
ISBN 10
1586637118
LC Control Number
2003266179
OCLC/WorldCat
51834176
Library Thing
1007832
Goodreads
573613

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