Making Zen Your Own - Table of Contents

Giving Life to Twelve Key Golden Age Ancestors

CONTENTS

Introduction

Bodhidharma
No knowing stands here

Huineng
Originally there is not a single thing

Mazu
Ordinary mind is the Way

Shitou
A sage has no self, yet there is
nothing that is not himself

Guishan
There are many who attain the great potential,
but few who realize the great function

Linji
The true person of no rank

Zhaozhou
Go have some tea

Dongshan
Avoid seeking elsewhere

Deshan
If you speak, you get thirty blows;
if you don't speak, you get thirty blows

Xuefeng
In the lacquer bucket, where is it hard to see?

Yunmen
Every day is a good day

Fayan
Two-headed madness: of what use is it?

Epilogue
Acknowledgments
Appendixes
Sources
Bibliography
About the Author