The Hazy Moon of Enlightenment

Part of the On Zen Practice collection
Product Number: EB00671687
Released: Jun 07, 2016
Business Term: 1 Year
ISBN: #9780861718665
Publisher: Wisdom Publications
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Description

The Hazy Moon of Enlightenmenttakes the reader to the next level of Zen practice, exploring some of the more subtle and sophisticated topics in Zen. The first two parts of the book explore enlightenment and delusion: What is nature of enlightenement? What does it mean to describe enlightenment as sudden or gradual? What is the nature of delusion, and how can watch out for the particular delusion that masquerades as enlightenment? The third part looks at "enlightenment in action"-what it means for someone to living and acting in order with the deep wisdom of enlightenment, and how we can practice learning "learning how to be satisfied" and enjoy serenity and transquility. The final section is a moving and powerful firsthand account of one woman's solitary realization of the deepest truths-a story that can become an inspiration for all of us. The contributors to this volume include some the pioneering masters who were seminal in helping Zen take firm root in American soil.

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Original Publish Date: Jun 07, 2016

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