The Heart Sutra: A Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana Buddhism

תּ  ᅸ The Heart Sutra: A Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana Buddhism online ᐋ Kindle Ebook By Kazuaki Tanahashi ᓠ תּ ᅸ The Heart Sutra: A Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana Buddhism online ᐋ Kindle Ebook By Kazuaki Tanahashi ᓠ An illuminating in depth study of one of the most well known and recited of all the Buddhist textsby the renowned modern translator Now in paperback The first century classic Prajnaparamita Hridaya Sutra may be the best known of all the Buddhist scriptures It s a key Zen text, chanted daily by many, but it is studied extensively in the Tibetan tradition too In just forty two lines, it expresses the truth of impermanence and the release of suffering that results from the understanding of that truth with a breathtaking economy of language Kazuaki Tanahashi s guide to the Heart Sutra is the result of a life spent working with it and living it He outlines the history and meaning and then analyzes the text line by line in its various forms Sanskrit, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Tibetan, Mongolian, and various key English translations , providing a deeper understanding of the history and etymology of the elusive words than is generally available to the nonspecialist, yet with a clear emphasis on the relevance of the text to practice It includes a fresh, modern translation of the text by the author and Roshi Joan Halifax. Dewdrops on a Lotus Leaf Zen Poems of Ryokan Dewdrops Ryokan Ryokan, John Stevens FREE shipping qualifying offers The Japanese poet recluse The Teaching Bodhidharma Kindle Kindle edition by Bodhidharma, Red Pine Download it once and read your device, PC, phones or tablets Use features The Heart Sutra: A Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana Buddhism

    • Kindle
    • 1611803128
    • The Heart Sutra: A Comprehensive Guide to the Classic of Mahayana Buddhism
    • Kazuaki Tanahashi
    • English
    • 02 December 2017
    • 288 pages

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