Results 1 to 20 of 20

Thread: Special reading - (more) once born twice born zen

Hybrid View

  1. #1

    Special reading - (more) once born twice born zen

    Howdy,

    I'd like to continue this special series of "readings that will help in understanding Zen readings" with a bit more of ...

    Once-Born, Twice-Born Zen by Conrad Hyers

    I agree with those folks who think the "Once-Born Twice-Born" categories are a bit black/white and broad brush. I do think the book helpful, though, in appreciating these contrasting, but complementary flavors of Zen practice. The descriptions are pretty accurate portraits of these two "not-two schools" of approach, I find.

    As always, I emphasize that it is not a question of insisting that one way or the other is the "only way" or even "right way".

    This week's reading can be downloaded here (PDF) ...

    https://sites.google.com/site/jundot...edirects=0&d=1

    Gassho, J
    Last edited by Jundo; 04-30-2013 at 03:15 PM.

Similar Threads

  1. SPECIAL READING - ONCE BORN TWICE BORN ZEN (Part 1)
    By Jundo in forum VITAL POINTS of 'SHIKANTAZA' ZAZEN
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: 09-17-2012, 03:22 PM
  2. Special reading - eight types of enlightenment
    By Jundo in forum VITAL POINTS of 'SHIKANTAZA' ZAZEN
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 06-26-2012, 12:47 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •