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Rick McDaniel is the author of "Cypress Trees in the Garden: The Second Generation of Zen Teaching in America"
Rick McDaniel is the author of "Cypress Trees in the Garden: The Second Generation of Zen Teaching in America"

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The Three Steps East
The Three Steps East
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Jeff Shore
                Jeff Shore leads Zen retreats
throughout North America and Europe, recently at the Montreal Zen Center where
I practiced for a long time. He is also the sole non-Japanese full-time
professor at Hanazono University in Kyoto, the only Rinzai U...
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Stories for the Journey
Stories for the Journey
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417 – Yunmen Wenyen
            A student asked Yunmen,
“When the tree withers and the leaves fall, what’s that?”        Yunmen replied, “The Golden Wind reveals
itself.”
417 – Yunmen Wenyen
417 – Yunmen Wenyen
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Geraldo Gally
                Geraldo Gally is
the teacher at Casa Zen in Mexico City, established by Philip
Kapleau in the 1970s. It is a small group of about forty members. Those
numbers, Gally tells me, have been fairly consistent over the decades. I
mention that duri...
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Geraldo Gally
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Valerie Forstman
                Valerie Forstman is a Dharma
heir of Ruben
Habito and teaches with him in the Sanbo Zen tradition. When I ask her what
distinguishes Zen from other spiritual paths, she begins by telling me, “I
have such love and confidence in this inheritan...
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Valerie Forstman
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416 – A Tea Ceremony
                An
American visitor to Japan was charmed by a traditional tea ceremony he
attended. After it was over, he asked the tea master if he would explain the
details of the ceremony. “What does everything mean? Why are things done in a particular
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416 – A Tea Ceremony
416 – A Tea Ceremony
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Chimyo Atkinson
                Chimyo Atkinson is the Head of
Practice at the Great Tree Zen Women’s Temple in Alexander, North Carolina. I
ask her what people seeking the temple out tend to be looking for, and she
tells me, “ I think they’re looking for compassion and em...
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Stories for the Journey
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