The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì

[PDF / Epub] ☉ The Tao of Zen Author Ray Grigg – Kdglass.co.uk The premise of The Tao of Zen is that Zen is really Taoism in the disguise of Buddhism an assumption being made by and Zen scholars This is the first book that links the long noted philosophical similPDF Epub The Tao of Zen Author Ray Grigg Kdglasscouk The premise of The Tao of Zen is that Zen is really Taoism in the disguise of Buddhism an assumption being made by and Zen scholars

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  • Dimitris Hall

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleMy copy of The Tao of Zen has a bit of a story When writing my paper on Heidegger and Haiku I was looking everywhere on the Web for Taoism Zen and pages that would help me understand Eastern Philosophy It wasn't that I had no idea about what Taoism or Zen were My interest has been long lived to say the least; I've owned the I Ching and Tao Te Ching or Lao Tzu a few years now That d


  • Jeremy

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleThis book is exactly twice as long as it needs to be The first half is a painful sludge through the history of Buddhism Taoism and Zen The author painstakingly shows that Zen Buddhism is really Taoism with a “Buddhist accent” In the second half he shows that Zen and Taoism have much in common philosophically than Zen and Buddhism I guess the first half has its place in the world in that it’s a comprehensive study of the lineage of Zen but for the casual reader go ahead and skip to Part II uotesThe personality of Buddhism is essentially pessimistic and laborious rather than light and playful The inherent wisdom of a natural simplemindedness is a Taoist n


  • Rick Waugh

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleI very much enjoyed this book First the history of Taoism and Zen we interesting if you have not heard them before I enjoy the fact that he laid out how little we actually know and how some of the main figures in history either didn't exist or were considerably enhanced for various reasons The second half the discussion of what Taoism and Zen are was excellent It goes through the mental gymnastics reuired to truly compendium the message


  • Al Maki

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleMy interpretation of Grigg's argument is that Zen is Taoism wrapped up in a Buddhist robe While I do believe that Zen wouldn't have developed if it hadn't gone to China and encountered the Tao I think he underplays the centrality of Buddhism in Zen The practice of Zen is a Buddhist practice On the other hand Taoist practice doesn't look at all like Zen Buddhism is first and foremost a practice You don't need to believe to be a Buddhist you simply need to act like one To me Zen seems to be an even radical form of this to the extent that you believe anything you're wrong


  • Allen

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleThis book got me through some rough times in Peace Corps


  • Arthur Johnson

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleMostly presented from a historical standpoint but for those who study Zen and are attracted to Taoism or vice versathis book shows it's pretty much the same thing


  • Lori Tian Sailiata

    The Tao of Zen PDF EPUB ñ The TaoMOBI :ì The Tao download, The Tao of Zen KindleNice to see what I've always thought in print by someone else Also nice to see the scholarship that backed up my gut feelings


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