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The Heart Sutra – The Zen Universe
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KAN JI ZAI BO SA GYO- JIN HAN-NYA HA RA MI TA JI Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva, while meditating deeply in the Prajñaparamita, SHO- KEN GO ON KAI KU- DO IS-SAI KU YAKU.
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Shōbōgenzō
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The Shōbōgenzō is the well recognized spiritual masterpiece of the Japanese Soto Zen Master, Eihei Dogen. It contains discourses that he gave to his disciples
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Shunryu Suzuki Roshi – The Zen Universe
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18-th of May 1904, the year of the dragon and the 37th year in the reign of Emperor Meiji, Shunryu Suzuki is born at Shogan-ji temple. Shunryu Suzuki was
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On the Nature of Self – The Zen Universe
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by Daitsu Tom Wright* *extract of the book  Opening the Hand of Thought by Kōshō Uchiyama  Kōshō Uchiyama One of the most challenging teachings of Buddhism
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Shikantaza(Just Sitting) by Rev. Kenshu Sugawara – The Zen Universe
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1.     Shikantaza as the essential doctrine of Soto Zen Buddhism In the Sotoshu Constitution (Sotoshu Shuken), Soto Zen Buddhist doctrine
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The Z Files – Case 3 – Gutei One-Finger Zen
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Whenever Gutei Osho was asked about Zen, he simply raised his finger. Once a visitor asked Gutei’s boy attendant, “What does your master teach?
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Dogen Zenji (also known as Joyo Daishi)
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Eihei Dogen,  also known as Joyo Daishi or Kigen Dogen (19 Jan. 1200, Kyoto, Japan—22 Sept. 1253, Kyoto), was born into a family of the court nobility.
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Chakras and Buddhism – The Zen Universe
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The term chakras or ‘cakras’ is sometimes translated as ‘channel-wheels’ or `cycles` The chakras are energy centers associated with particular parts of
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Myoken Roshi – The Zen Universe
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Yvon Myoken Bec is a Soto Zen Master and the founding abbot of Mokusho Zen House in Hungary and Romania. Just before his death in 1990, Master Mokusho
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KOAN – The Zen Universe
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The koan system is a unique and traditional teaching method of Zen Buddhism. Koan is a Japanese word that comes from the Chinese, kung-an, literally “public
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