The Way of Zen – Epub


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  • The Way of Zen
  • Alan W. Watts
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  • 11 March 2020
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    The Way of Zen – Epub I wanted to read this book to see how a counter culture guru such as Watts would explain Zen to a Westerner and was glad I did so Not all the chapters are eually readable the dissertation on Tao is excellent and he makes a good shot at explaining Zen concepts such as no mind and no thoughtHe keeps repeating that Westerners find Zen thought baffling but his explanations for why this is are not altogether convincing This is possibly becaus

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    The Way of Zen – Epub In spite of its age this book has been hailed as one of the best at explaining Zen to western minds that find some of the tenets of eastern philosophy hard to grasp It is true that they are still hard to take in but this book provides the clearest guide I have come across The writing style is accessible and the explanations clear though tha

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    Alan W. Watts Ú 9 Summary Read & download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ú Alan W. Watts The Way of Zen – Epub uite simply the book that changed my life There is so much in this its incredible One that must be read several times to even begin to take in the sheer breadth of information A vital guide in anyone's spiritual journey to discover the truth of things

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    The Way of Zen – Epub Read & download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ú Alan W. Watts This is a very good introduction to Zen I was familiar with some of Alan Watt's books from way back and had found him a bit new agey even flippant in his approach Yet here the Way of Zen is presented without needless mystifi

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    The Way of Zen – Epub This book is great for learning about Hinduism Buddhism and Zen It feels very different to other books that I have read and is written in uite a uniue way At times it can feel very academic and hard to follow but other times you will read a bit and it will just make you think differently about certain things Definitely worth a read

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The Way of Zen

Summary à The Way of Zen 109 In his definitive introduction to Zen Buddhism Alan Watts the perfect guide for a course correction in life Deepak Chopra explains the principles and practices of this ancient religion With a rare combination of fre. Loved it

Read & download ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ú Alan W. Watts

Summary à The Way of Zen 109 Shness and lucidity he delves into the origins and history of Zen to explain what it means for the world today with incredible clarity Watts saw Zen as one of the most precious gifts of Asia to the world and in The. I wanted to read this book to see how a counter culture guru such as Watts would explain Zen to a Westerner and was glad I did so Not all the chapters are eually readable the dissertation on Tao is excellent and he makes a good shot at explaining Zen concepts such as no mind and no thoughtHe keeps repeating that Westerners find Zen thought baffling but his explanations for why this is are not altogether convincing This is possibly because he believes that in the West we think serially using language in our heads rather than adopting the holistic thought processes of the East This view of Western thought is now rather dated we all think holistically so in fact Zen is closer to Western thought than he claimsAlso he struggles to clarify Zen morality There is a sense in which the no thought approach evades morality entirely which he tells us but he does not go on to address the issue of how Zen adherents can commit violent and savage acts the Samurai etc with euanimity No thought can eual No responsibilityNevertheless Watts does succeed in presenting a complex subject to Western readers in a book peppered with insightful observationsHere are just threethe Mahayana is not so much a theoretical and speculative construction as an account of an inner experienceIt Zen does not confuse spirituality with thinking about God while one is peeling potatoes Zen spirituality is just to peel the potatoesone does not practice Zen to become a Buddha one practices it because one is a Buddha from the beginning and this original realization is the starting point of the Zen life

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Summary à The Way of Zen 109 Way of Zen he gives this gift to readers everywhere Perhaps the foremost interpreter of Eastern disciplines for the contemporary West Watts had the rare gift of 'writing beautifully the unwritable' Los Angeles Times. This is a very good introduction to Zen I was familiar with some of Alan Watt s books from way back and had found him a bit new agey even flippant in his approach Yet here the Way of Zen is presented without needless mystification tracing its genesis and evolution through Indian metaphysics early Buddhist thinking Taoism and thus into China and Japan Enlightenment is brought down to earth and related to western thinkingAltogether a good introduction