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Daisetsu Teitaro Suzuki

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780520269194

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2015

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520269194.001.0001

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On Satori—The Revelation of a New Truth in Zen Buddhism

On Satori—The Revelation of a New Truth in Zen Buddhism

(p.14) 3 On Satori—The Revelation of a New Truth in Zen Buddhism
Selected Works of D.T. Suzuki, Volume I

Daisetsu Teitaro Suzuki

, Richard M. Jaffe
University of California Press

In this classic essay, D. T. Suzuki sets forth his views on the crucial importance of satori (awakening) as the crucial experience in Rinzai Zen and in Buddhism more generally. Suzuki’s perspective helped shape twentieth-century Buddhism around the world.

Keywords:   enlightenment, satori, kenshō, Zen Buddhism, koan

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