Just This Is It: Dongshan and the Practice of Suchness
Released! 04/07/2015
Just This Is It: Dongshan and the Practice of Suchness
by Taigen Dan Leighton
Paperback

Teachings on the practice of things-as-they-are, through commentaries on a legendary Chinese Zen figure.

     The ninth-century Tang dynasty Chinese master Dongshan is an important ancestor of the Zen tradition that has spread widely throughout the world in the twentieth century. He features prominently in koan texts and teaching stories, but he's not been written about or translated much in English yet. Dan Leighton comes to the rescue with this excellent book that takes ... read more