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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (10,750 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Shunryu Suzuki Narrator: Peter Coyote Publisher: Phoenix Audio Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Shunryu Suzuki (1905-1971) was a direct spiritual descendant of the renowned 13th-century Zen master Dogen, and his hugely influential Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind ranks with the great classics of Zen literature. Suzuki's clear, coherent translation of ancient beliefs and principles miraculously leaves all the subtleties of Zen intact, while adapting the language to modern sensibilities. As he reveals the actual practice of Zen as a discipline for daily life, the listener begins to understand what Zen is really about. Download and start listening now!

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Lee | 2/17/2014

    " This is a book I could probably re-read quiet a few times. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Bob | 2/6/2014

    " Read slowly, like a poem, and read often, like a piece of your life. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Miho | 2/3/2014

    " It's difficult to digest the contents of this kind of book. What I could pick up from my first reading was to empty my mind as much as possible. When I face something, I should see it as it is, without any pre-thoughts or my own opinions. This attitude will make me become wise and help to think clearly. Throw away my colored glasses. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Andrea | 1/29/2014

    " I'm not very good at zen (I think I'm a little too high energy and anxiety-filled) but I'm trying, and this is an interesting introduction. "

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