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Trusting the Mind: Zen Epigrams - Ts'an, Seng, and Pine, Red (Translated by)
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Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. From the translator's preface: This is a book of epigrams, epigrams that encapsulate the teaching the Buddha first transmitted 2,400 years ago when he held up a flower and Kashyapa smiled. They're that simple. The Chinese call them ming. Like the epigrams of ancient Greece, they consist of couplets that can stand alone or be linked together. And like their Mediterranean counterparts, they were inscribed, rather than spoken or sung. They were embroidered, carved, or written on all ...

Trusting the Mind: Zen Epigrams 2019, Empty Bowl Press

ISBN-13: 9780912887814

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