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Holding the Lotus to the Rock

The Autobiography of Sokei-an, America"s First Zen Master

by Michael Hotz

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Four Walls Eight Windows .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Religion: general,
  • Sasaki, Shigetsu,,
  • Buddhism - Zen,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Zen Buddhism,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Religious,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Priests, Zen,
  • Japan,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Religious,
  • Sasaki, Shigetsu,
  • Biography,
  • United States,
  • 1882-1945

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8690061M
    ISBN 10156858248X
    ISBN 109781568582481

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      As I begin to read the book one of the first things to strike me is the night the group gathers at an art museum. Katie, the guide of their tour at the Metropolitan Museum, takes them to an area with a collection of drawings and paintings and watercolors depicting lotus blossoms in all moments of their lives. “Some bowed gracefully. Lotus Cars, a British motor vehicle manufacturer. Lotus F1 Team, a British Formula One team that started competing in the season; Team Lotus, a British Formula One racing team that competed between and ; Pacific Team Lotus, the successor team that resulted from a merger with Pacific and competed in Formula One in ; Lotus GP, a French GP2 and GP3 racing team .


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Holding the lotus to the rock: the autobiography of Sokei-an, America's first Zen master. [Shigetsu Sasaki; Michael Hotz] -- "Sokei-an Sasaki (), in many respects, was the original Dharma Bum: a sculptor, poet, Zen student, and journalist, whose favorite subject was America.

He arrived in San Francisco in HOLDING THE LOTUS TO THE ROCK:; The Autobiography of Sokai-an, America's First Zen master Sasaki, Shigatsu (Sokai-an); Michael Hotz. New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, Lotus follows a young migrant girl from a rural village who finds herself turning to prostitution to not only stay in Shenzhen, but to also support her family back in Sichuan.

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If you come to Plum Village in the summertime, you see many lotus flowers. Without the mud the lotus flowers cannot grow. You cannot separate lotus flowers from the mud. It is the same with understanding and love. These are two kinds of flowers that grow on the ground of suffering.

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The stories come from around the world, describing life changing effects of meeting Master Li Junfeng and experiencing this practice. Book 1 Book 2 Book 3 Book 4 Book 5 Book 6 Book 7 Book 8 Book 9 Book 10 Book 11 Book 12 Book 13 Book 14 Book 15 Book 16 Book 17 Book 18 Book 19 Book 20 Book 21 Book 22 Book 23 Book 24 Themes All Themes Fate, the Gods, and Free Will Piety, Customs, and Justice Cunning, Disguise, and Self-Restraint Memory and Grief Glory and Honor.

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