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Nothing Special: Living Zen by Charlotte J.…

Nothing Special: Living Zen (1993)

by Charlotte J. Beck

Other authors: Steve Smith

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Joku shows clearly that enlightenment truly is nothing special. It is the sound of the traffic on the busy street. ( )
  jefware | Oct 28, 2017 |
Once again, Joko challenged me to think about aspects of my life that I would rather not focus on, and I can do nothing but thank her for it. Nothing Special has a lot of the same themes as Everyday Zen, but I liked the organization of this one better. It's arranged in short "chapters" that read like individual essays, each with a theme.

I would recommend it to anyone curious about Zen. ( )
  shulera1 | Jun 7, 2016 |
Read it and weep! ( )
  normaleistiko | Sep 18, 2009 |
funny, i keep starting this and then getting distracted by real life, then picking it back up. lather, rinse, repeat. good though. ( )
  heidilove | Feb 25, 2006 |
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WHEN NOTHING IS SPECIAL, EVERYTHING CAN BE The best-selling author of 'Everyday Zen' shows how to awaken to daily life and discover the ideal in the everyday, finding riches in our feelings, relationships, and work. 'Nothing Special' offers the rare and delightful experience of learning in the authentic Buddhist tradition with a wonderfully contemporary Western master.… (more)

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