Zen in the Art of Archery: Training the Mind and Body to Become One (Paperback)
  • Zen in the Art of Archery: Training the Mind and Body to Become One (Paperback)
zoom

Zen in the Art of Archery: Training the Mind and Body to Become One (Paperback)

(author), (translator)
£8.99
Paperback 112 Pages / Published: 29/09/1988
  • In stock online

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

The path to achieving Zen (a balance between the body and the mind) is brilliantly explained by Professor Eugen Herrigel in this timeless account.

This book is the result of the author's six year quest to learn archery in the hands of Japanese Zen masters. It is an honest account of one man's journey to complete abandonment of `the self' and the Western principles that we use to define ourselves. Professor Herrigel imparts knowledge from his experiences and guides the reader through physical and spiritual lessons in a clear and insightful way.

Mastering archery is not the key to achieving Zen, and this is not a practical guide to archery. It is more a guide to Zen principles and learning and perfect for practitioners and non-practitioners alike.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780140190748
Number of pages: 112
Weight: 85 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 6 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Mini Zen Gardening Kit
Added to basket
£4.99
Mixed media product
The Zen Teaching of Huang Po
Added to basket
The Essential Dogen
Added to basket
£15.99
Paperback
Saltwater Buddha
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Zen Flesh, Zen Bones
Added to basket
The Art of Power
Added to basket
In My Own Way
Added to basket
£15.99
Paperback
The Pocket Thich Nhat Hanh
Added to basket
Love Letter To The Earth
Added to basket
Zen Golf
Added to basket
£10.99
Hardback
On Having No Head
Added to basket
Lankavatara Sutra
Added to basket
Zen at War
Added to basket
£27.95
Paperback
Way Of Zen
Added to basket
£11.99
Paperback
Inside the Grass Hut
Added to basket
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.