Wanting Enlightenment Is a Big Mistake: Teachings of Zen Master Seung Sahn (Paperback)
Teachings of Zen Master Seung Sahn
Shambhala Publications, 9781590303405, 201pp.
Publication Date: August 8, 2006
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Praise For Wanting Enlightenment Is a Big Mistake: Teachings of Zen Master Seung Sahn…
“Now that Soen Sa Nim [Zen Master Seung Sahn] is gone, we have only the stories, and, thankfully, books such as this one, to help bring him alive to those who never had a chance to encounter him in the flesh. In these pages, if you linger in them long enough, and let them soak into you, you will indeed meet him in his inimitable suchness, and perhaps much more important, as would have been his hope, you will meet yourself.”—Jon Kabat-Zinn, author of Coming to Our Senses
“Zen Master Seung Sahn’s teachings will always bring great light into the world. His extraordinary wit, intelligence, courage, and compassion are brought to us in this wonderful and important book. Thousands of students have benefited from his great understanding. Now more will come to know the heart of this rare and profound human being.”—Joan Halifax, Abbot, Upaya Zen Center