Some inspirations for, and appreciations of, Zen practice:

Boshan Appreciations – appreciations by Zen practitioners of the writings of Boshan, a Chinese Zen teacher.

Lay Zen – a revised version of Jeff Shore’s introduction to The Sayings of Layman P’ang. pdf.

On no-ego & no-self, from Jeff’s Foreword to Bernadette Roberts’ What Is Self?: A Study of the Spiritual Journey in Terms of Consciousness.

The Ever Unnameable It – talk by Ron Sinnige (pdf).

Reflections on One-on-One – reflections on One-on-One by Zen practitioners.

Preface to Jeff Shore’s Zen Classics for the Modern World – the account of Guus on his Zen practice (in English) Zen-Klassiker für die Welt von heute – Vorwort (pdf) (in German).

Empty Trash, Empty Self – An autobiographical sketch by Jeff Shore (pdf in English) and pdf (Spanish translation).

Foreword – Includes Jeff Shore’s Foreword to Crossroads in Psychoanalysis, Buddhism, and Mindfulness, dedicated to his first teacher, Richard DeMartino.

Zazen Manual – Translations in English & Hungarian.

Working Through Fear and Pain – Julia Schaefer (pdf).

Rinzai Zen in the Modern World – paper from the symposium on “Rinzai Zen in the Modern World” by Jeff Shore.

Inspiration from a visit to Eiheiji by Varant (pdf).

Rinzai Zen Now – an interview with Jeff Shore by Rinzai Zen Master and Hanazono University Professor Yasunaga Sodô (pdf).

Silver Sesshin & Visits (pdf).

Chapel House Inspirations (pdf).

Focusing On The Breath (pdf). (NEW)

Zazen with Jeff (pdf). (NEW)

A Problem (pdf). (NEW)

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