Moon In a Dewdrop: Writings of Zen Master Dogen

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Eihei Dogen (1200-1253), among the first to transmit Zen Buddhism from China to Japan and founder of the important Soto School, was not only a profoundly influential and provocative Zen philosopher but also one of the most stimulating figures in Japanese letters. Kazuaki Tanahashi, collaborating with several other Zen authorities, has produced sensitive and accurate… Read more »

“Gitanjali” by Rabindranath Tagore

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“When the heart is hard and parched up, come upon me with a shower of mercy. When grace is lost from life, come with a burst of song. When tumultuous work raises its din on all sides shutting me out from beyond, come to me, my lord of silence, with thy peace and rest. When… Read more »

“I Am That” by Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

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This collection of the timeless teachings of one of the greatest sages of India, Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj, is a testament to the uniqueness of the seer’s life and work and is regarded by many as a modern spiritual classic. I Am That (first published in 1973) continues to draw new audiences and to enlighten seekers… Read more »

The Writings Of St. Francis of Assisi

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A short anthology, but one with a wide enough sampling of his writings to showcase his own deep spiritual faith, The Writings of St. Francis of Assisi reflects both the spiritual mystic and the grounded human. A prelation of thought and lyrical expression combine to present readers with a poetical combination of natural and supernatural… Read more »