Daily Zen Library

Ch’an Master Hui Hai- Zen Teaching of Instantaneous Awakening

Zen teaching of instantaneous awakening: A complete translation of the teaching of the Chinese Ch'an Master Hui Hai by John Blofeld, with a foreword by Charles Luk

This eighth-century classic is a complete translation of Hui Hai’s teachings.

Hui Hai, was one of the great Ch'an (Zen) Masters. He was a contemporary of both Ma Tsu and Huang Po, those early masters who established Ch'an after the death of Hui Neng, the sixth Patriarch.

Hui Hai's direct teachings point immediately to this moment of truth and awakening, and the message of this classic eighth-century text is universal and timeless.

Walnut and Oak box

5 7/8" wide x 4 3/4" deep x 3 3/4 high" Walnut and oak complement the design of this lovely smaller box.  Accented with unusual wood joinery at the corners, the box is lined and opens with hinges. The attention to detail sets this charming...

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