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READ & DOWNLOAD ✓ Mysticism Christian and Buddhist ä If the Western world knows anything about Zen Buddhism it is down to the efforts of one remarkable man DT Suzuki The twenty seven year old Japanese scholar first visited the West in 1897 and over the course of the next seventy years became the world's leading authority on ZeOne of the fundamental uestions of human experience at the limits of our understanding is there an experience that is universal to all humanity Mysticism Christian and Buddhist is a book that challenges and inspires; it will benefit readers of all religions who seek to understand something of the nature of spiritual li. Very interesting treatise on Zen Buddhism especially in contrast to medieval theologian Meister Eckhart He compares and contrasts the mysticism of Christianity with the mysticism of Zen Buddhism

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Him many disciples from Carl Jung to Allen Ginsberg from Thomas Merton to John Cage In Mysticism Christian and Buddhist Suzuki compares the teachings of the great Christian mystic Meister Eckhart with the spiritual wisdom of Shin and Zen Buddhism By juxtaposing cultures that seem to be radically opposed Suzuki raises. I was very impressed by Suzuki's treatise on the subject of Christian and Buddhist Mysticism me coming from a Christian background Having some familiarity with the Christian mystical tradition I felt greatly inspired and fascinated by reading about the Pure Land mystical Buddhist tradition and practices I was left with a deep sense of reverence and peace

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Mysticism Christian and BuddhistIf the Western world knows anything about Zen Buddhism it is down to the efforts of one remarkable man DT Suzuki The twenty seven year old Japanese scholar first visited the West in 1897 and over the course of the next seventy years became the world's leading authority on Zen His radical and penetrating insights earned. I'd previously read some Eckhardt at least extracts so had some idea of the comparisons Suzuki was drawing here between the former's idiosyncratic Christianity and Zen Buddhism comparisons supportive of Huxley's perennial philosophy claims Unlike Christianity Japanese Buddhism does not have a penchant for condemning mysticism and persecuting mystics