Master of Zen: Extraordinary Teachings from Hui Neng's Altar Sutra (Paperback)

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By Demi (Calligrapher), Tze-Si Huang (Translator), Tze-Si Huang (Adapted by)
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Description


The teachings of Hui Neng have brought joy and inspiration to countless people since they were first written down in the sixth century. An illiterate woodcutter who was instantly enlightened, Hui Neng went on to become the Sixth Patriarch of Zen Buddhism. As a founding father of Zen, his teachings speak from a fullness of heart and mind.

About the Author


Tze-si "Jesse" Huang was born in Chungking, China, the youngest of ten children. At a young age, Jesse stowed away on a freighter going to Hong Kong and Taiwan, and eventually immigrated to the US, attending NYU and Columbia for post-graduate studies. In 1975, he met his wife, the children's book author and illustrator, Demi.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781936597185
ISBN-10: 1936597187
Publisher: World Wisdom Books
Publication Date: August 31st, 2012
Pages: 172
Language: English