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Instant Zen Waking Up in the Present

Instant Zen Waking Up in the Present

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INSTANTZEN
Waking
Up in the
 
 Presen
Translated by
ThomasCleary
 
Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present
Copyright © 1994 by Thomas Cleary. Translated from the original Chi-nese. No portion of this book, except for brief review, may be reproducedin any form without written permission of the publisher. For informationcontact North Atlantic Books.Published by 
North Atlantic Books
P.O. Box 12,317Berkeley, CA 94712Cover illustration,
The Sixth Patriarch Cutting Bamboo
by Liang K’ai,used by permission of the Tokyo National MuseumCover and book design by Paula MorrisonTypeset by Catherine CampaignePrinted in the United States of America by Malloy Lithographing
Instant Zen: Waking Up in the Present
is sponsored by the Society for theStudy of Native Arts and Sciences, a nonprofit educational corporation whose goals are to develop an educational and crosscultural perspectivelinking various scientific, social, and artistic fields; to nurture a holistic view of the arts, sciences, humanities, and healing; and to publish and distrib-ute literature on the relationship of mind, body, and nature.Library of Congress CataloginginPublication DataCh’ingyuan, 10671120[Selections. English. 1994]Instant Zen : waking up in the present / translated by ThomasCleary.p. cm.“This book contains translations of general lectures on Zen by Foyan (10671120)”—P. xii.Includes bibliographical references.ISBN 15564319371. Zen Buddhism—Early works to 1800. I. Cleary, Thomas,1949. II. Title.BQ9265.C45725813
1994
294.3 *927dc209425026CIP4 5 6 7 8 9 /
03
02 01 00 99
 
Contents
Introduction ... viiZen Lectures
Freedom and Independence
... 3
 Zen Sicknesses
... 4
Facing It Directly
... 6
Seeing and Doing
... 10
The Marrow of the Sages
... 13
 Not Knowing
...15
Emancipation
... 16
Stop Opinions
... 18
The Director 
... 21
Saving Energy
... 25
The Most Direct Approach
... 27
 Asleep
... 28
 No Seeing
... 29
Independence
... 30
In Tune
...31
Learning Zen
... 32
77
?e Busts
of Awareness
... 33
 Just Being There
... 3 5
Tm/o
Sicknesses
... 36
 Mind Itself... 38
 
Seeing Through
39
Speaking Effectively
... 42
 Naked Realization
... 43
Seeing Min
... 45

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