Recommeded Reading

 

For the beginner:

What is Zen? Plain talk for a Beginner’s Mind, by Norman Fischer and Susan Moon

Training in Compassion, Zen Teachings on the Practice of Lojong, by Noman Fischer

Not Always So, practicing the true spirit of Zen, by Shunryo Suzuki

Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind, by Shunryo Suziki

Everday Zen, by Charlotte Joko Beck

 

And:

Reflections on Silver River, Tokme Zongpo’s 37 practices fo a Bodhisattva by Ken McLeod

The Zen Teachings of Homeless Kodo by Kosho Uchiyama and Shohaku  Okumura

The Intelligent Heart, A guide to the compassionate life, by Dzigar Kongtrul

Inside Vasubandhu’s Yogacara, by Ben Connelly