Extracted portions of a monograph, excerpts are typically a chapter.

Chan did not originate in the Chinese appropriation of Indian Buddhist texts. Instead, its origins can be traced to the appropriation of Indian Buddhist practices

We are committed to living simply and sharing our time, energy, and material resources with those in need.

How Buddhism emerged from China’s violent thrust into modernity.

An encyclopedic overview of the various kinds of samādhi and their place on the path.

A concise definition of sampajāna explaining how it prepares the ground for formal meditation.

Although this is a matter of preparing and serving meals, the tenzo is not just “the cook.”