Cold Mountain Poems: Zen Poems of Han Shan, Shih Te, and Wang Fan-chih

Cold Mountain Poems Zen Poems of Han Shan Shih Te and Wang Fan chih Popularized in the West by Beat Generation writers Gary Snyder and Jack Kerouac T ang era rebel poet Han Shan is an icon of Chinese poetry and Zen He and his sidekick Shih Te are known as the laugh

  • Title: Cold Mountain Poems: Zen Poems of Han Shan, Shih Te, and Wang Fan-chih
  • Author: Han Shan
  • ISBN: 9781590309056
  • Page: 410
  • Format: Paperback
  • Popularized in the West by Beat Generation writers Gary Snyder and Jack Kerouac, T ang era rebel poet Han Shan is an icon of Chinese poetry and Zen He and his sidekick, Shih Te, are known as the laughing, ragged pair who left their poetry on stones, trees, farmhouses, and monastery walls, calling others to the Cold Mountain way of simple, honest, joyful living J P SePopularized in the West by Beat Generation writers Gary Snyder and Jack Kerouac, T ang era rebel poet Han Shan is an icon of Chinese poetry and Zen He and his sidekick, Shih Te, are known as the laughing, ragged pair who left their poetry on stones, trees, farmhouses, and monastery walls, calling others to the Cold Mountain way of simple, honest, joyful living J P Seaton takes a fresh look at these poets, as well as at Wang Fan chih, who followed in the outsider tradition a few centuries later Forceful and wry, all three condemn the excesses of mind and matter that prevent people from attaining true enlightenment With a comprehensive introduction and commentary throughout, this collection points to where, in a world that s always moving and so full of suffering, stillness and clarity can be found.

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    1. Soğuk Doruktaki Adam:Han Şan'dan 100 şiirHan-shan:150 Gedichte vom Kalten BergHan ŞanHan-shanDerleyen, Tay Çov Bölge Amiri Lü Çyü Yin, 7. yy.İngilzce ilk çeviri-baskı, Arthur Waley, 1918.Çinceden Almancaya Çeviren; Stephan Schuhmacher, 1974.Almancadan Türkçeye Çeviren: Ömer Tulgan, 1993.Yol Yayınları / Yaşam Felsefesi - Şiir DizisiTR 1. baskı, İstanbul, 1993ISBN:9757569127110 sayfa-Han Şan, soğuk dağ, soğuk doruk demek.-Han Şan Şi, Han Şan şiirleri,-7. yy da yaşa [...]

    2. Excellent. This is my first read of Han Shan's poems so I can't compare this translation to others, but I found it clear and informative. The poetry is uplifting and really enjoyable. For me, this speaks to the real nature of Zen.

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