Dogen's Formative Years

Dogen's Formative Years
Author : Takashi James Kodera
Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 282
Release : 2013-10-16
ISBN 10 : 9781134543229
ISBN 13 : 1134543220
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Originally published in 1980. Dogen was the founder of the Soto School of Zen and one of the most influential thinkers in the history of Japanese Buddhism. When originally published, this historical and textual study was the first to examine in detail the line of continuity between Dogen and his Chinese predecessors, through his Chinese master, Ju-ching.

Dogen's Formative Years
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Takashi James Kodera
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1980. Dogen was the founder of the Soto School of Zen and one of the most influential thinkers in the history of Japanese Buddhism. When
Dōgen's Formative Years in China
Language: en
Pages: 738
Authors: Takashi James Kodera
Categories: China
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Language: en
Pages: 111
Authors: Steven Heine
Categories: Religion
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Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Peter Matthiessen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-04-28 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Steven Heine
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-29 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Dogen and Soto Zen builds upon and further refines a continuing wave of enthusiastic popular interest and scholarly developments in Western appropriations of Ze
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Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Takashi James Kodera
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Felicia Cocotzin Ruiz
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-23 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

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Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Carl Bielefeldt
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-08-16 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Zen Buddhism is perhaps best known for its emphasis on meditation, and probably no figure in the history of Zen is more closely associated with meditation pract
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Language: en
Pages: 760
Authors: Raji C. Steineck
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-07 - Publisher: BRILL

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Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Pamela Winfield
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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