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Ox Herding Pictures (Study Materials)

Filed under: Study — Administrator at 12:43 am on Saturday, January 20, 2007

Beginning In late January 2007, Floating Zendo will study the 10 Ox Herding Pictures of Kaku-an Shi-en (Ch) / Kuo-an Shih-yuan (Ch):
Book, online:

Books, offline:

  • Loori, John Daido, _Riding the Ox Home_
  • Kapleau, Philip, _Three Pillars of Zen_
  • Shibayama, Zenkei, _A flower does not talk; Zen essays_ (another version, with 6 pictures)