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By Sean Murphy

Drawn from the information of significant Zen facilities in the US and interviews with the most seminal figures of yank Zen, together with Philip Kapleau, Bernie Glassman, Gary Snyder, and Walter Nowick, One chicken, One Stone provides the remarkable encounters among lecturers and scholars, the moments of perception and knowledge, the quotable rates, and the humor of Zen because it has flowered in the USA during the last one hundred-plus years.

Murphy, a Zen scholar and an finished author, carried out various own interviews and distilled over 100 pithy tales. He covers Zen masters Suzuki, Maezumi, Seung Sahn, Robert Aitken, and Philip Kapleau besides earnest scholars Gary Snyder, Alan Watts, and Philip Whalen and others.

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And “infinite power . . . ” nameless. own interview, Nov. 2000. “Katagiri sought after the problem . . . ” suggested through Clusin, Jodo Cliff. e mail correspondence, Sept. 2001. “If you confirmed up for sunrise zazen . . . ” Goldberg, Natalie. own interview, Nov. 2000. “I used to be the Ino . . . ” nameless. own interview, Nov. 2000. “You might see it . . . ” Courtney, Paul. own interview, Nov. 2000. “I was once operating for an assurance corporation . . . ” Clusin, Jodo Cliff. own interview, Oct. 2000. “In Zen you relaxation your frontal lobe . . . ” Courtney, Paul. own interview, Nov. 2000. “Katagiri Roshi gave me a imaginative and prescient . . . ” Goldberg, Natalie. own interview, Nov. 2000. Zen tale: “No subject the place You pass, There you're. ” stated via Jodo Cliff Clusin. own interview, Oct. 2000. Zen tale: “Yeah, So What strong Is It? ” nameless. own interview, Nov. 2000. Zen tale: “An Unpaid Debt. ” Clusin, Jodo Cliff. own interview, Oct. 2000. Zen tale: “Gathering No Moss. ” Leyshon, Jean. own interview, Oct. 2000. “Buddhism, the true Buddhism . . . ” Tsung Tsai. pronounced by means of George Crane in Bones of the grasp: A Buddhist Monk's look for the misplaced middle of China. manhattan: Bantam, 2000. “The such a lot attention-grabbing factor . . . ” Crane, George. own interview, could 2000. Zen tales: “Who's the Boss? ” and “A Little suggestion. ” Crane, George. own interview, may perhaps 2000. “Sparse Plum” via Zhou Lu Jing, “Hermit loopy approximately Plum” translated via Tsung Tsai and George Crane. utilized by permission. “I turned felony . . . ” From interview with Tsung Tsai and George Crane by means of Mary Talbot. Tricycle (Spring 2000), p. ninety eight. Zen tale: “Hitting backside. ” Strand, Clark. own interview, 2000. Zen tales: “Making Firewood” and “What subsequent? ” said via Michael Sierchio. Zen tale: “Every Little Bit Counts. ” mentioned through Steve Sanfield in “The internal Passage,” from Zen and Hasidism. Ed: Harold Heifetz. Wheaton, IL/Madras/London: The Theosophical Publishing condo, 1978, p. 226. Zen tale: “Close, yet No Cigar. ” nameless. own remembrance, June 2000. Zen tale: “Berry Pie. ” pronounced by means of Hung Ju in 3 Steps, One Bow. San Francisco: 10000 Buddhas Press/The Buddhist textual content Translation Society, 1977, pp. 24–25. Zen tale: “Throwing Away the main. ” pronounced through Stan White. own interview, April 2000. Zen tale: “The real cause. ” own remembrance, August 2000. “Jane Dobisc, who later turned . . . ” Dobisc, Jane. own interview, October 2000. bankruptcy Six “You your self are time . . . ” Kapleau, Philip. Zen sunrise within the West, p. one hundred sixty. Zen tale: “A Case of Unmistakable identification. ” mentioned in American Zen: 20 years (commemorative booklet). Rochester: The Zen heart, 1986, p. 24. Zen tale: “Neither tough Nor effortless. ” From Zen sunrise within the West, p. eighty four. Zen tale: “What Does Zen Say? ” From Zen sunrise within the West. Zen tale: “This facet Up. ” Glassman, Bernie. own interview, Sept. 2000. Zen tale: “Now we will be able to devour jointly. ” Rand, Yvonne. own interview, Sept. 2000. Zen tale: “Now the paintings starts off. ” Kjolhede, Sunya. cellphone interview, wintry weather 2001. Zen tale: “Mountain Seat.

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