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By Brad Warner

ISBN-10: 086171380X

ISBN-13: 9780861713806

this isn't your commonplace Zen booklet. Brad Warner, a tender punk who grew as much as be a Zen grasp, spares not anyone. This daring new method of the "Why?" of Zen Buddhism is as strongly grounded within the culture of Zen because it is totally innovative. Warner's voice is hilarious, and he calls at the knowledge of every person from punk and dad tradition icons to the Buddha himself to ensure his issues come via loud and transparent. because it prods readers to question every little thing, Hardcore Zen is either an technique and a departure, abandoning the gentle and lyrical for the gritty and stark standpoint of a brand new generation.

The subtitle says all of it: there hasn't ever been a publication like this.

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