Interactions with Japanese Buddhism - Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth Century Kyōto - Michael Pye

Interactions with Japanese Buddhism - Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth Century Kyōto - Michael Pye

13. The "Mind-less" Scholar

Interactions with Japanese Buddhism - Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth Century Kyōto - Michael Pye

Alan Watts † [+-]
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An indefatigable promulgator of Zen in North America, the British-born Alan Watts (1915 - 1973) published widely and did much to popularize Zen to the counter culture of the 1960s.

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Here Watts writes of Suzuki as a "mind-less" scholar, that is, one who overcame the restrictions of ratiocination.

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Watts †, Alan. 13. The "Mind-less" Scholar. Interactions with Japanese Buddhism - Explorations and Viewpoints in Twentieth Century Kyōto. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 141-144 Nov 2012. ISBN 9781908049193. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=28534. Date accessed: 09 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.28534. Nov 2012

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