aphextron: When I picked this book up at a library I just sat down reading page after page being blown away by how he would describe the exact same sensibilities I had been reaching for... read comments

wu-ikkyu: The book is a historical analysis of the culmination of zen buddhism from its roots in hindu, buddhist, and toaist philosophies. Watts presents a perspective on how to approach your everyday... read comments

photon_lines: Great book about mindfulness meditation. read comments

SirensOfTitan: I find it the textbook on meditation and it has largely transformed my life. read comments

thorin: A friend gave me a copy of this book following a crisis. He had had a similar experience and it had helped him. I read it 3 times in a row over the period of a few weeks and it really helped comfort me. read comments

blinkingled: I found the book to be beautiful and practically useful... read comments

koonsolo: Completely changed how I look at life, death, etc. Basically how I perceive the world and myself and others. read comments

boothead: Blends teachings of Buddhism and mindfulness with the life long lessons of a Psychotherapist. read comments