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Zen in the American Grain

Discovering the Teachings at Home

by Kyogen Carlson

  • 373 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Station Hill Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zen Buddhism,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • Religion,
  • Eastern - Zen,
  • Parapsychology - General,
  • Zen,
  • New Age / Parapsychology,
  • Spiritual life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8178052M
    ISBN 100882681583
    ISBN 109780882681580
    OCLC/WorldCa31375115

    Zen was introduced in the United States at the end of the 19th century by Japanese teachers who went to America to serve groups of Japanese immigrants and become acquainted with the American culture. After World War II, interest from non-Asian Americans grew rapidly. This resulted in the commencement of an indigenous American Zen tradition which also influences the larger western (Zen) world. Apr 10,  · Says Howard Zinn, "an anti-American Marxist," wrote "the most popular textbook that's taught in our high schools in America." — Rick Santorum . Get this from a library! In the American grain. [William Carlos Williams; Horace Gregory] -- Williams was not a historian, but he was fascinated by the texture of American history. He found in the fabric of familiar episodes new shades of meaning, new configurations of character and intent. Jan 01,  · In the American Grain is William Carlos Williams's outstanding and interesting perspecitive on the formation of American culture and ideals. Set as fictional and nonfictional stories of historical figures and their place in creating what Williams' calls the American maisondesvautours.com by:


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Norris, Chuck. The Secret Power Within: Zen Solutions to Real Life. New York: Little, Brown and Company, This is the early primer to his later autobiography. The subtitle sounds goofy, I grant you, and Asian purists would probably (rightly) say that Chuck still doesn’t understand Zen. Fine. The book as it is, though, is quite good/5.

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This quote comes from my friend, Zen teacher, Kyogen Carlson’s book, Zen In the American Grain, in an essay, “Drifting Clouds, Flowing Water,” about the role of willingness in meeting our challenges. I think it is useful to remember that our freedom, our ability to dance, lies in our willingness to meet whatever comes our way, be it rude.

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Aug 22,  · Although Against the Grain is not a large book, it is a kind of thematic summa of Scott’s work so far, as it reworks the entire canvas of history by reconsidering its origins through the lens of state-formation.”—Jedediah Purdy, The New Republic.

This culminates in the teachings of Zen Buddhism, a tradition famous for using short stories extensively to arise in Buddhist monks and students a deeper, more comprehensive understanding of reality.

In this post, I’ve collected some of my favorite short Zen stories, translated in. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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