Living in the Light of Death: Existential Philosophy in the Eastern Tradition, Zen, Samurai & Haiku

Living in the Light of Death: Existential Philosophy in the Eastern Tradition, Zen, Samurai & Haiku Author Frank Scalambrino
ISBN-10 0998870404
ISBN-13 9780998870403
Year 2017-04-05
Pages 128
Language English
Publisher Magister Ludi Press
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By developing an Eastern existential understanding of death from the perspective of Zen Buddhism Bushido the Way of the Samurai and Japanese haiku poets this book articulates an ethics of sincerity between the contemplative meditation practice of mindfulness and the three Buddhist characteristics of existence impermanence suffering and non substantiality Through an examination and discussion of the six perfections of Buddhism karma and enlightenment the samurai virtues of Bushido and the Japanese aesthetic masterfully expressed in the nature travel and death poems of haiku poets a mixture of Zen and mono no aware readers may gain a deeper appreciation of the death centered character ethics or art of living Scalambrino calls living in the light of death

Patriotism

Patriotism Author Yukio Mishima
ISBN-10 0811213129
Release 1995
Pages 57