The empty mirror

experiences in a Japanese Zen monastery
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Pocket Books , New York
Monastic and religious life (Zen Buddhism) --
StatementJanwillem van de Wetering.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ9289.5 .W47 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19644140M
ISBN 100671472259
OCLC/WorldCa416273559

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Janwillem van de Wetering's "The Empty Mirror": Book Review This iconoclastic memoir provides one of the earliest "I went to Asia and tried to find enlightenment" narratives from what became the counterculture. After philosophy studies, affairs, working here and there, at 25 or so, in postwar Japan, van de Wetering winds up in Kyoto, ringing a.

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