The Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch

Hardback: $35.00
ISBN-13: 9781886439139
Published: May 2006

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180 pages
  • About the Book
  • This record of the life and teachings of Hui-neng, the Sixth Chan (Zen) Patriarch, is an eleventh-century compilation with ancillary materials. It deals with the Buddhist notion that the only criterion of any significance whatsoever is the experience of “seeing the Buddha-nature,” realizing one's innate status as an enlightened being.

  • About the Author(s)
    • John R. McRae, Translator

  • Supporting Resources