Secrets of the Blue Cliff Record: Zen Comments by Hakuin and Tenkei (Paperback)
Zen Comments by Hakuin and Tenkei
Shambhala, 9781570629129, 370pp.
Publication Date: December 10, 2002
Secrets of the Blue Cliff Record is a fresh translation featuring newly translated commentary from two of the greatest Zen masters of early modern Japan, Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) of the Rinzai sect of Zen and Tenkei Denson (1648-1735) of the Soto sect of Zen. This translation and commentary on The Blue Cliff Record sheds new light on the meaning of this central Zen text.
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Praise For Secrets of the Blue Cliff Record: Zen Comments by Hakuin and Tenkei…
"Authentic traditions of commentary have been hard to find—until this fluidly translated work, which includes commentaries by two of the greatest Zen masters of early modern Japan . . . their words shine light on this deep and extraordinary work."— Tricycle
"These commentaries make the challenges of the Zen masters available to the spiritually courageous among us."— Bodhi Tree Book Review