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  • Zongmi on Chanby Jeffrey Lyle Broughton

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 59.99

    Japanese Zen often implies that textual learning ( gakumon ) in Buddhism and personal experience ( taiken ) in Zen are separate, but the career and writings of the Chinese Tang dynasty Chan master Guifeng Zongmi (780-841) undermine this division. For the first time in English, Jeffrey Broughton presents an annotated translation of Zongmi's magnum... more...

  • Zodiacal Symbology and Its Planetary Powerby Isidore Kozminsky

    Muriwai Books 2017; US$ 2.99

    After some years of careful study in the endeavour to fix the special planetary influence attached to each degree of the Zodiac, author Isidore Kozminsky is at length enabled to present the result of his researches in this direction for the consideration of the many sincere students who find in astrology a safe and sure foundation upon which to build... more...

  • Zen's Chinese Heritageby Andy Ferguson; Tenshin Reb Anderson; Steven Heine

    Wisdom Publications 2011; US$ 19.99

    Zen's Chinese Heritage traces twenty-five generations of inlightened Buddhist teachers, supplementing their core teachings with history, biography, and poetry. The result is an intimate and profound human portrait of the enlightened Zen ancients, and an unprecedented look into the depths of the rich cultural heritage. In this new edition with even... more...

  • Zen on the Trailby Christopher Ives

    Wisdom Publications 2018; US$ 11.99

    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,  Zen on the Trail  explores the broad question of how to be outside in a meditative way. By directing our attention... more...

  • The Zen of Steve Jobsby Caleb Melby; JESS3; Forbes LLC

    Wiley 2011; US$ 19.95 US$ 17.50

    An illustrated depiction of Steve Jobs' friendship with Zen Buddhist Kobun Chino Otogawa and the impact it had on Jobs' career Apple cofounder Steve Jobs (1955-2011) had such an enormous impact on so many people that his life often took on aspects of myth. But much of his success was due to collaboration with designers, engineers and thinkers.... more...

  • The Zen of Recoveryby Mel Ash

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 9.99

    A practical synthesis of AA’s Twelve Steps and Zen’s Eightfold Path. In this compelling blend of East and West, Mel Ash shows how Zen mind and practice connect to the heart of recovery. Courageously drawing from his lifetime of experience as an abused child, alcoholic, Zen student, and dharma teacher, Ash presents a practical synthesis of Alcoholics... more...

  • The Zen of Living and Dyingby Philip Kapleau

    Shambhala 1998; US$ 23.99

    To live life fully and die serenely—surely we all share these goals, so inextricably entwined. Yet a spiritual dimension is too often lacking in the attitudes, circumstances, and rites of death in modern society. Kapleau explores the subject of death and dying on a deeply personal level, interweaving the writings of Western religions with insights... more...

  • The Zen of Helpingby Andrew Bein

    Wiley 2008; US$ 45.00 US$ 40.50

    Bring compassion, self-awareness, radical acceptance, practitioner presence, and caring to the relationships you have with you patients by utilizing the advice in The Zen of Helping: Spiritual Principles for Mindful and Open-Hearted Practice . As a mental health professional, you will appreciate the vivid metaphors, case examples, personal anecdotes,... more...

  • The Zen of Creativityby John Daido Loori

    Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 18.65

    For many of us, the return of Zen conjures up images of rock gardens and gently flowing waterfalls. We think of mindfulness and meditation, immersion in a state of being where meaning is found through simplicity. Zen lore has been absorbed by Western practitioners and pop culture alike, yet there is a specific area of this ancient tradition that hasn’t... more...

  • Zen is Eternal Lifeby Roshi P.T.N.H. Jiyu-Kennett

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 39.22

    This book, first published as Selling Water by the River in 1972, is a practical and inspirational manual for all who wish to practice Zen. Rōshi P.T.N.H. Jiyu-Kennett, the founder and former abbess of Shasta Abbey, expertly combines an introduction to the basic tenets of Buddhism with original translations of the teachings of Zen Masters Dōgen... more...