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July 17, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

In Inside the Grass Hut, a new book from Wisdom, you can enter the mind and practice of Zen, applying the insights of one of Zen's classic poems to your life—here and...

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In Inside the Grass Hut, a new book from Wisdom, you can enter the mind and...

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July 7, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from The Stories of the Lotus Sutra by Gene Reeves. In this book, Reeves presents the most memorable and remarkable of the Lotus Sutra's many...

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This week's morsel comes from The Stories of the Lotus Sutra by Gene Reeves....

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June 26, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Slow-Motion Satori - The Zen tradition’s “sudden enlightenment” may not... read more »
April 28, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week we end National Poetry Month with a poem from Everything Yearned For: Manhae’s Poems of Love and Longing. Manhae (1879-1944), or Han Yongun, was a Korean...

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This week we end National Poetry Month with a poem from Everything Yearned...

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April 21, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Where the World Does Not Follow. Gorgeous and unique, Where the World Does Not Follow captures an almost-hidden China....

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This week's morsel comes from Where the World Does Not Follow. Gorgeous...

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April 14, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Awesome Nightfall: The Life, Times, and Poetry of Saigyō. Awesome Nightfall captures the power of Saigyō’s poetry and this...

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This week's morsel comes from Awesome Nightfall: The Life, Times, and Poetry...

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April 7, 2014
by Maura Gaughan

In the spirit of National Poetry Month, this week’s mindful morsel comes from The Clouds Should Know Me by Now, edited by Red Pine and Mike O’Connor. The...

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In the spirit of National Poetry Month, this week’s mindful morsel comes from...

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