• Zen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zen Zen (Chinese: 禪; pinyin: Chán, Middle Chinese: dʑjen) is a school of Mahayana Buddhism [note 1] that originated in China during the Tang dynasty as Chán.
  • What is the Meaning of Zen - Bakersfield College

    www2.bc.cc.ca.us/resperic/what_is_the_meaning_of_zen.htm What is the Meaning of Zen? by Rafael Espericueta . The word Zen has become part of the English language, but what exactly does it mean? It’s much easier to ...
  • What is Zen - Taoism.net

    www.taoism.net/articles/what_zen.htm "Zen" is the Japanese pronunciation of the Chinese character "chan," which is in turn the Chinese translation from the Indian Sanskrit term "dhyana," which means ...
    • Zen 101: An Introduction to Zen Buddhism

      buddhism.about.com/od/chanandzenbuddhism/a/zen101.htm The nerdy answer to the question What is Zen? is that Zen is a school of Mahayana Buddhism that emerged in China about 15 centuries ago.
    • Zen in Daily life / Introduction

      www.zenki.com/index.php Skip to navigation Introduction. Welcome to Dogen world! What is Zen? Prof. Masunaga Reiho answered: Zen is the practice that helps every human being to penetrate to ...
    • Zen - definition of Zen by The Free Dictionary

      www.thefreedictionary.com/Zen Zen (zĕn) n. 1. A school of Mahayana Buddhism that asserts that enlightenment can be attained through meditation, self-contemplation, and intuition rather than ...
    • Urban Dictionary: zen

      www.urbandictionary.com/define.php One way to think of zen is this: a total state of focus that incorporates a total togetherness of body and mind. Zen is a way of being. It also is a state ...
    • What is Zen Meditation - InnerSelf

      innerself.com/Meditation/What_Is_Zen_by_Mel_Ash.htm What Is Zen? by Mel Ash. Who are we really? What is really the meaning of Life? How can we attain lasting happiness in the face of our seemingly endless troubles?
    • What is Zen? - Can Zen be defined? - Logoi

      www.logoi.com/notes/whatis_zen.html Hui Neng tearing up a sutra Boddhidharma What is Zen? Someone trying to answer this question might end up talking about the sound of one hand clapping, fingers ...
    • Zen | Define Zen at Dictionary.com

      dictionary.reference.com/browse/zen Zen definition. An approach to religion, arising from Buddhism, that seeks religious enlightenment by meditation in which there is no consciousness of self.