The Diamond Sutra (häftad)
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Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
480
Utgivningsdatum
2002-11-01
Upplaga
New ed
Förlag
Counterpoint
Översättare
Red Pine
Originalspråk
Chinese, Sanskrit
Medarbetare
Pine, Red (red.)
Dimensioner
140 x 210 x 30 mm
Vikt
420 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9781582432564
The Diamond Sutra (häftad)

The Diamond Sutra

The Perfection of Wisdom

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Zen Buddhism is often said to be a practice of mind-to-mind transmission without reliance on texts --in fact, some great teachers forbid their students to read or write. But Buddhism has also inspired some of the greatest philosophical writings of any religion, and two such works lie at the center of Zen: The Heart Sutra, which monks recite all over the world, and The Diamond Sutra, said to contain answers to all questions of delusion and dualism. This is the Buddhist teaching on the perfection of wisdom and cuts through all obstacles on the path of practice. As Red Pine explains: The Diamond Sutra may look like a book, but it's really the body of the Buddha. It's also your body, my body, all possible bodies. But it's a body with nothing inside and nothing outside. It doesn't exist in space or time. Nor is it a construct of the mind. It's no mind. And yet because it's no mind, it has room for compassion. This book is the offering of no mind, born of compassion for all suffering beings. Of all the sutras that teach this teaching, this is the diamond.
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  1. Lysande översättning!

    Lysande översättning där Red Pine (Bill Porter) går igenom varje strof noggrant med kommentarer av gamla mästare. Ett måste för alla Mahayana-buddister.

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Red Pine (a.k.a. Bill Porter) is the translator of the complete poems of Cold Mountain (Han-shan), Pickup (Shih-te), and Big Shield (Fen g-kan), as well as works by Stonehouse (Shih-wu), Sung Po-jen (awarded a PEN West translation prize) , and Lao-tzu (a PEN West finalist). He lives in P ort Townsend, Washington.