Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series



Zen Sand

The Book Of Capping Phrases

For Koan Practice

Compiled, Translated and Annotated by Victor Sogen Hori


“When we meet, it is nothing really.

But if you do not come, I think of you more.”

(Page 369)


Hermit Poet’s CommentsOh how we humans want what we cannot have.  Does the chase bring more pleasure than the reward?


Zen Sand: The Book of Capping Phrases for Koan Practice (Nanzan Library of Asian Religion and Culture)


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