Abbreviations Translator's Introduction 1. Fukanzazengi (Universal Promotion of the Principles of Zazen) 2. Bendowa (Negotiating the Way) 3. Ikka Myoju (One Bright Pearl) 4. Genjokoan (Manifesting Suchness) 5. Uji (Being-Time) 6. Bussho (Buddha-Nature) 7. Sammai-O-Zammai (The King of Samadhis Samadhi) 8. Shoji (Birth and Death) 9. Zazengi (The Principles of Zazen) Bibliography Index
Norman Waddell is Professor in the Department of International Studies at Otani University in Kyoto, Japan. Masao Abe is Professor Emeritus at Nara University of Japan, and has taught Buddhism and Japanese philosophy at Columbia University, University of Chicago, Princeton University, Claremont Graduate School, University of Hawaii, and Haverford College, among others. He is the author of A Study of Dogen: His Philosophy and Religion, also published by SUNY Press.
"These translations, originally published in The Eastern Buddhist journal more than twenty years ago, are the most accurate and complete renderings available. Many people have been eagerly waiting for years for these pieces to appear in a single, handy book." - Steven Heine, editor of A Study of Dogen: His Philosophy and Religion