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Faith in Mind A Commentary on Seng Ts'an's Classic

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ISBN-10: 1590303970

ISBN-13: 9781590303979

Edition: 2006

Authors: Chan Master Sheng Yen

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The Supreme Way is not difficultIf only you do not pick and choose.Neither love nor hate, And you will clearly understand.Be off by a hair, And you are as far from it as heaven and earth. These vivid lines begin one of the most beloved and commented upon of all Zen texts, the Hsin Hsin Ming ("Faith in Mind"), a sixth-century poem by the third Chan patriarch, Seng Ts'an. The Hsin Hsin Ming is a masterpiece of economy, expressing the profoundest truth of the enlightened mind in only a few short pages. Master Sheng Yen's approach is unique among commentaries on the text: he views it as a supremely useful and practical guide to meditation practice. "I do not adopt a scholarly point of view or…    
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Book details

List price: $21.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/10/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 5.55" wide x 8.31" long x 0.43" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English