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Published: 31 August 2017

408 Pages


ISBN: 9780190664169

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The Letters of Chan Master Dahui Pujue

Smashing the Mind of Samsara

Edited and Translated by Jeffrey L. Broughton and With Elise Yoko Watanabe

  • Offers the first sustained translation of Edo-period Zen pandit Mujaku Dochu's commentary on Dahui's Letters
  • Makes a distinction between gong'an and huatou, and explains huatou practice as it was known in China, Korea, and Japan