In Buddhism Plain and Simple, Zen priest and longtime teacher Steve Hagen presents the heart of Buddhist teachings, pared down to the essence and explained in simple, everyday language.
More than 300,000 copies in various formats have sold to date, and now it's available in this new paperback edition with a high-quality binding and paper, as well as elegant decorative illustrations scattered throughout.
Practiced by more than 1.2 million Americans and 2-3 million Europeans, Buddhism has become one of the West's largest spiritual traditions.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Roshi Steve Hagen has been a student and practitioner of Zen Buddhsim since 1967. For 15 years he studied with Roshi Dainin Katagiri from whom he received Dharma Transmission (the endorsement to teach) in 1980. He is the founder of the Dharma Field Zen Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the author of such works as Buddhism Is Not What You Think, Meditation Now or Never, and Why the World Doesn't Seem to Make Sense.