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The Wisdom of Insecurity: A Message f...

Alan Watts

"Anyone whose life needs a course correction would be fortunate to be guided by The Wisdom of Insecurity. My life still is, some thirty years later." —Deepak Chopra, from the IntroductionAlan W. Watts's "message for a...

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Published: Feb 2011

Zen and the Art of Happiness

Chris Prentiss

Cutting-edge science and spirituality tell us that what we believe, think, and feel actually determine the makeup of our body at the cellular level. In Zen and the Art of Happiness, you will learn how to think and feel so that what yo...

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Published: May 2006

Beyond Happiness: The Zen Way to True...

Ezra Bayda

Many books have been published in recent years on happiness. Ezra Bayda, a remarkably down-to-earth Zen teacher, believes that the happiness "boom" has been largely a bust for readers. Why? Because it's precisely the pursuit...

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Published: Sep 2011

The Authentic Life: Zen Wisdom for Li...

Ezra Bayda

How to live your life genuinely, honestly, and happily in the face of the inevitable difficulties that arise--more wonderfully accessible Zen teachings for living from the author of Being Zen.Ever feel like your efforts to live a life...

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Published: Apr 2014

The Vow-Powered Life: A Simple Method...

Jan Chozen Bays

How making a vow—consciously setting an intention—can be a powerful tool for achieving all sort of goals, from the author of the best-selling Mindful Eating. Making a vow is a powerful mindfulness practice—and all you have to...

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Published: Jan 2016

I Can't Believe It's Not Buddha!: Wha...

Bodhipaksa

Quotes from the Buddha are everywhere: on Facebook, Instagram, coffee mugs, posters. There's only one problem: the Buddha didn't actually say most of them. This humorous and informative book takes these fake Buddha quotes as a launchi...

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Published: Nov 2018

Great Doubt: Practicing Zen in the Wo...

Boshan

The greater the doubt, the greater the awakening."In this brief but remarkably thorough book, Boshan puts into words what it means to truly doubt. Not just to be skeptical—but to push all the way to the very foundations. Anyone...

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Published: Jul 2016

The Grass Flute Zen Master: Sodo Yoko...

Arthur Braverman

What motivated Sodo-san to spend the last twenty years of his life in a "temple under the sky"― a corner of a public park where he taught passersby what it means to be forever young through the funky tunes he played on his...

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Published: Jan 2017

Zen Puppies: Meditations for the Wise...

Gautama Buddha

Mindfulness quotations and puppiesJoin some cuddly puppies for a collection of sayings from the Buddha. The verses, taken from the Dhammapada, were written centuries ago, but today they offer insight for all of life's basic struggles....

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Published: Dec 2017

Nothing Holy about It: The Zen of Bei...

Tim Burkett

According to legend, when the founder of Zen Buddhism was asked about the main principle of his holy teaching, he replied that there was "nothing holy about it!" Now, a millennium and a half later, Tim Burkett reveals how...

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Published: Apr 2015

Zen in the Age of Anxiety: Wisdom for...

Tim Burkett

Zen wisdom for identifying the causes of mental and emotional anxiety epidemic in today's world and for finding the path to a peaceful heart in the midst of them--a path that leads directly though the center of the anxiety we're tryin...

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Published: Jun 2018

Blood-Soaked Buddha/Hard Earth Pascal...

Noah Cicero

Marking a significant departure from Cicero's fictional and poetic works, Blood-Soaked Buddha/Hard Earth Pascal is a lucid philosophical treatise. Rather than entertain dogma, Cicero approaches a discussion of Buddhism from the refres...

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Published: Nov 2017

Inside the Grass Hut: Living Shitou's...

Ben Connelly

Enter the mind and practice of Zen: apply the insights of one of Zen's classic poems to your life--here and now.Shitou Xiqian's "Song of the Grass Roof Hermitage" is a remarkably accessible work of profound depth; in thirty-...

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Published: Jul 2014

What Is Zen?: Plain Talk for a Beginn...

Norman Fischer

An accessible and enjoyable introduction to Zen Buddhist practice—in a reader-friendly question-and-answer format—by two highly regarded teacher-writers.The question-and-answer format makes this introduction to Zen especially easy...

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Published: Feb 2016

Introduction to Zen Koans: Learning t...

James Ishmael Ford

An indispensable guide to koans, teaching the reader about the importance of lineage, the practice of "just sitting," and koan practice as paths to awakening."This marvelous book opens the treasure house of Zen and yet,...

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Published: Jun 2018

The Book of Mu: Essential Writings on...

James Ishmael Ford

The word "mu" is one ancient Zen teacher's response to the earnest question of whether even a dog has "buddha nature". Discovering for ourselves the meaning of the master's response is the urgent work of each of us...

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Published: May 2011

Zen Echoes: Classic Koans with Verse ...

Beata Grant

The voices of three female Zen masters reverberate in this much-needed collection.Too often the history of Zen seems to be written as an unbroken masculine line: male teacher to male student. In this timely volume, Beata Grant shows u...

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Published: May 2017

Dharma Delight: A Visionary Post Pop ...

Rodney Alan Greenblat

In Dharma Delight, abstract artist and Zen practitioner Rodney Greenblat uses lighthearted narrative and vivid pop art paintings to celebrate the joys of living life from the inside out.Part graphic guide, part personal testimony, par...

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Published: May 2016

Bow First, Ask Questions Later: Ordin...

Gesshin Claire Greenwood

What happens when a free-spirited, modern American girl goes on a spiritual quest into structured, traditional Japanese Zen life?Gesshin Claire Greenwood was a liberal, free-spirited American girl who found meaning and freedom in di...

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Published: May 2018

No Mud, No Lotus: The Art of Transfor...

Thich Nhat Hanh

The secret to happiness is to acknowledge and transform suffering, not to run away from it. In No Mud, No Lotus, Thich Nhat Hanh offers practices and inspiration for transforming suffering and finding true joy. Thich Nhat Hanh acknowl...

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Published: Dec 2014

The Sun My Heart: Reflections on Mind...

Thich Nhat Hanh

The Sun My Heart is one of Thich Nhat Hanh's most beloved books. Using the objects and events of everyday life in his hermitage in Plum Village - the gradual settling of the pulp in a glass of apple juice or the wind blowing into the ...

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Published: Feb 2010

True Love: A Practice for Awakening t...

Thich Nhat Hanh

Love might not be what we think it is. We all seek the happiness that comes from loving and being loved, yet we often find ourselves dissatisfied in our relationships and unable to grasp the cause. Thich Nhat Hanh here shows the way t...

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Published: Oct 2011

Seeds for a Boundless Life: Zen Teach...

Zenkei Blanche Hartman

Short and accessible teachings from one of America's pioneer woman Zen teachers.Zenkei Blanche Hartman is an American Zen legend. A teacher in the lineage of Shunryu Suzuki, author of Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind, she was the first fema...

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Published: Sep 2015

Single White Monk: Tales of Death, Fa...

Shozan Jack Haubner

Think the life of a Zen monk is all serenity, peace, and austerity? Think again. Here, Shozan Jack Haubner gives an often-hilarious, always-candid account of what it's really like behind those monastery walls. Haubner's adventures inc...

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Published: Aug 2017

No-Gate Gateway: The Original Wu-Men ...

Huikai

A new translation of one of the great koan collections--by the premier translator of the Chinese classics--that reveals it to be a literary and philosophical masterwork beyond its association with Chan/Zen.A monk asked: "A dog to...

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Published: Feb 2018

Zen on the Trail: Hiking as Pilgrimag...

Christopher Ives

Discover how hiking can be a kind of spiritual pilgrimage—calming our minds, enhancing our sense of wonder, and deepening our connection to nature.Evoking the writings of Gary Snyder, Bill Bryson, and Cheryl Strayed, ...

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Published: Sep 2018

Just This Is It: Dongshan and the Pra...

Taigen Dan Leighton

Teachings on the practice of things-as-they-are, through commentaries on a legendary Chinese Zen figure.     The ninth-century Tang dynasty Chinese master Dongshan is an important ancestor of the Zen tradition that has spread w...

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Published: Mar 2015

Zen Questions: Zazen, Dogen, and the ...

Taigen Dan Leighton

Whether speaking of student or master, Zen hinges on the question. Zen practice does not necessarily focus on the answers, but on finding a space in which we may sustain uncertainty and remain present and upright in the middle of inve...

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Published: Nov 2011

The Way of Tenderness: Awakening Thro...

Earthlyn Manuel

"What does liberation mean when I have incarnated in a particular body, with a particular shape, color, and sex?"In The Way of Tenderness, Zen priest Zenju Earthlyn Manuel brings Buddhist philosophies of emptiness and appear...

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Published: Feb 2015

Sanctuary: A Meditation on Home, Home...

Zenju Earthlyn Manuel

A singular work of poetic prose exploring otherness and belonging—and what it means to be truly at home.Sanctuary: A Meditation on Home, Homelessness, and Belonging examines the interface between inner and outer sanctuary, and the w...

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Published: Apr 2018
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