Zen of Four Seasons: Dogen Zenji’s Waka

image Zen of Four Seasons: Dogen Zenji’s Waka

Building upon the Dōgen Institute’s popular postings, we have just completed a beautiful, self-produced collection of 14 of Dogen Zenji’s waka poems based on the seasons.  Translation and commentary by Shohaku Okumura Roshi, calligraphy by Kaz Tanahashi, photographs by Ai Takahashi.

This limited edition book is printed on hand-made Nepalese Daphne paper, the binding is stitched around split bamboo splints, and the covers are handmade Daphne dyed with Catechu stamped in blind and gold.

This book is not available through other outlets.

To show our gratitude for donations of $500 or more, or for those Sustaining Members contributing $40 or more per month, we are offering a free copy of Zen of Four Seasons for a limited time. Copies will be signed by Okumura Roshi.

Donate via: https://dogeninstitute.wordpress.com/donate/

We also offer this book for sale.

Order via our purchase publications page.

For additional information, please contact admin@sanshinji.org

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