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This is a well-written short biography of Bankei with the bulk of the book being a great selection of his sermons and lectures, as well as poetry and sayings. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Bruce Miles
Once you have read several pieces of literature penned by different Zen masters, the realization begins to form that each one of us, too, has our own perspective of how we... Read morePublished on July 19, 2014 by Emon
Such A profound teaching (he only had one). Wish I could share this with the world. AMAZON REQUIRED FOUR WORDS.Published on August 20, 2013 by Luis Calvillo
This is one of the most profound teachers. His non-concept of the unborn is the Buddha Dharma at it bear essence.
He taught regular folks to see with their Unborn Minds. Read more
Sutras and Prayers are expedient means, but, all are intended to lead you to the discovery of emptiness. I loved it!Published on November 16, 2012 by N. Blaine Frierson
Bankei teaches us the absolute truth of UNBORN. Every day life, each moment here and now is UNBORN. Live with UNBORN and everything falls in the right place. Read morePublished on July 15, 2011 by unborn
There are two books in English based on translations of Zen Master Bankei teachings, both pusblished in 1984. Read morePublished on May 21, 2006 by Josema
Of all the ancient masters-Bankei seems to speak the loudest to us in modern times. The Unborn makes this clear due mostly to the wonderfully natural translation Norman Waddell has... Read morePublished on December 31, 2003 by Swing King
The Unborn: The Life And Teachings Of Zen Master Bankei, 1622-1693 is here presented in a significantly revised and expanded edition containing many talks and dialogues with monks... Read morePublished on February 24, 2001 by Midwest Book Review