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Published: 01 September 2020

292 Pages | 9

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190941345

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Flowers Blooming on a Withered Tree

Giun's Verse Comments on Dogen's Treasury of the True Dharma Eye

Steven Heine

  • Provides the first translation of the Verse Comments on the Treasury of the True Dharma Eye, an important medieval Japanese Zen Buddhist text
  • Offers the first overview of the history of pre-modern commentaries on the Treasury, the masterwork of the founder of the Soto Zen sect
  • Examines the relationship between the Zen philosophies of meditation and poetry