Empty Boat – Chuang Tzu & Thomas Merton

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

empty boat: “… This is perfect Tao. Wise men find here their resting place. Resting, they are empty …”  ~ Chuang Tzu

The Way of Chuang Tzu (Second Edition)

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

Classic writings from the great Zen master in exquisite versions by Thomas Merton, in a new edition with a preface by His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Working from existing translations, Thomas Merton composed a series of his own versions of the classic sayings of Chuang Tzu, the most spiritual of Chinese philosophers. Chuang Tzu, who […]

The Tao: Another Glimpse … via Jonathan Star

Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

The Tao: “… When there is silence one finds peace. When there is silence one finds the anchor of the universe within himself …” ~ Lao Tzu

The Tenth Man: The Great Joke (Which Made Lazarus Laugh)

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021

An essential work of this enigmatic sage (Wei Wu Wei), draws from the ancient traditions of Buddhism, Taosim, and Advaita Vedanta. Text & Image: From the Amazon page of the book.  

Tao Te Ching: A Glimpse … via Jonathan Star

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021

“… {Man}He was made to sit quietly and find the truth within …” ~ Lao Tzu