The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma

The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma

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9.94 The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma

A fifth-century Indian Buddhist monk, Bodhidharma is credited with bringing Zen to China. Although the tradition that traces its ancestry back to him did not flourish until nearly two hundred years after his death, today millions of Zen Buddhists and students of kung fu claim him as their spiritual father.

While others viewed Zen practice as a purification of the mind or a stage on the way to perfect enlightenment, Bodhidharma equated Zen with buddhahood and believed… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 01, 2009)

Collection: North Point Press

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: Chinese

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