Own this 3-book individually-signed hardcover collection from social innovator, Zen master and founder of Zen Peacemakers Roshi Bernie Glassman.
Bearing Witness: A Zen Masterâ€™s Lessons in Making Peace –Â Written by Roshi Bernie Glassman and Roshi Eve Marko, has introduced countless people to the Zen Peacemakers Three-Tenets: Not Knowing, Bearing Witness and Taking Action. It has inspired peacemakers around the globeÂ to respond to the worldâ€™s greatest challenges in a creative, open and radical new way.
Infinite Circle:Â : Teachings in ZenÂ – Glassman illuminates three key teachings of Zen Buddhism, offering line-by-line commentary in clear, direct language:
1.The Heart Sutra: the Buddha’s essential discourse on emptiness, a central sutra of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition.
2.”The Identity of Relative and Absolute”: an eighth-century poem by Shih-t’ou His-ch’ien, a key text of the Soto Zen school.
3.The Zen precepts: the rules of conduct for laypeople and monks.
The Dude and the Zen MasterÂ – For more than a decade, Academy Award-winning actor Jeff Bridges and his Buddhist teacher, renowned Roshi Bernie Glassman, have been close friends. Inspiring and often hilarious, The Dude and the Zen Master captures their freewheeling dialogue and remarkable humanism in a book that reminds us of the importance of doing good in a difficult world.
About Bernie: Zen Master Bernie Glassman is a world-renowned pioneer in the American Zen Movement. He is a spiritual leader, published author, accomplished academic and successful businessman with a PhD in Applied Mathematics. He is the founder of the Zen Peacemakers.
In January â€™16 Bernie hadÂ suffered a stroke and his right and dominant hand had beenÂ incapacitatedÂ for several months. Today, Bernie has regained much but not all of his capacity in has hand, resulting in a unique signature on each individual book.