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The record of Linji

Author: Yixuan; Ruth Fuller Sasaki; Thomas Yūhō Kirchner
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2009.
Series: Nanzan library of Asian religion and culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Linji lu (Record of Linji) has been an essential text of Chinese and Japanese Zen Buddhism for nearly a thousand years. A compilation of sermons, statements, and acts attributed to the great Chinese Zen master Linji Yixuan (d. 866), it serves as both an authoritative statement of Zen's basic standpoint and a central source of material for Zen koan practice. Scholars study the text for its importance in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
commentaire
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Yixuan, -867.
Record of Linji.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008028329
(OCoLC)227914099
Named Person: Yixuan; Linji; Yixuan.
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yixuan; Ruth Fuller Sasaki; Thomas Yūhō Kirchner
ISBN: 9781441620132 1441620133 9780824864972 0824864972
Language Note: Includes original Chinese text.
OCLC Number: 436765488
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 485 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The Record of Linji / Ruth Fuller Sasaki 1 --
Discourses 3 --
Critical Examinations 34 --
Record of Pilgrimages 42 --
Preface to the Recorded Sayings of Chan Master Linji Huizhao of Zhenzhou 54 --
Historical Introduction and Commentary 57 --
Historical Introduction to The Record of Linji, by Yanagida Seizan 59 --
Chinese Text 347 --
The Linji lu in Chinese 349.
Series Title: Nanzan library of Asian religion and culture.
Other Titles: Linji lu.
Responsibility: translation and commentary by Ruth Fuller Sasaki ; edited by Thomas Yūhō Kirchner.

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A retranslation of ""The Linji lu"" (a compilation of sermons, statements, and acts attributed to the Chinese Zen master Linji Yixuan (d 866)), in accordance with the research on Tang-dynasty  Read more...
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This new edition will be the translation of choice for Western Zen communities, college courses, and all who want to know that the translation they are reading is faithful to the original. - Victor Read more...

 
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