IJust finished reading this book by Red Pine, I would give it 6 stars if thay had it. If you think you know or would like to learn about Zen then this is the book for you. Read morePublished 1 month ago by NR
Just a few words on the translator. Red Pine's translations are very, very good. I understand that wherever available, he compares all existing versions in order to get the best... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Ananda
I have been studying, practicing, and teaching Buddhism (including Zen) for forty years. In this time I've read dozens of Zen books, and "The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma" is... Read morePublished 8 months ago by L. Ron Gardner
While the interleaved Chinese might be helpful to scholars, I think it is just attractive filler.
The text itself is four sermons attributed to Bodhidharma. Read more
It presents useful directions and explanations not just more words with questionable meaning. The best book on Zen I read.Published 11 months ago by Egon
I have bought three copies of this book. I love it so much I want to share it with almost everyone. Especially the people I have a high opinion of. Read morePublished 13 months ago by B. Mitchell
am I to rate the book as a product, or the meaning of the book? it was in physically good shape, although it teaches that physical form is illusory. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Michael Coyne