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Diamond Sutra:Provided by The Plum Village and SUNY Stony Brook BSPG
The Diamond Sutra
Diamond Sutra:Translated from the Sanskrit by Edward Conze
Wonderful Dharma Lotus Sutra
The Lotus Sutra: Translated By H. Kern
Contemplation Sutra: Preface
Compassionate Lotus Sutra
Compassionate Lotus Sutra: Chapter 16, 17
The Heart Sutra: E. Conze
The Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra
Heart Wisdom Sutra: Also Heart Sutra
Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra
Sūtra of the Great Illumination Mantra of Mahā-Prajñā-Pāramitā
Vimalakirti Nirdesa Sutratranslated by Robert A. F. Thurman
Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva Fundamental Vow Sutra
Satipatthana Sutra
Sutra in Forty-Two Sections
Sutra of the Merit and Virtue of the Past Vows of Medicine Master Vaidurya Light Tathagata
Sutra on The Lion’s Roar of Queen Srimala
Sutra on the Lotus Flower of the Wondrous Dharma
Verses On The Perfection Of Wisdom
Avatamsaka Sutra
Agama Sutra
The Amitabha Sutra
The Sutra of Visualization of the Buddha of Infinite Life
The 6th Patriarch Platform Sutra
The Sixth Patriarch’s Dharma Jewel Platform Sutra
The Awakening Of Faith In Mahayana
The Great Parinirvana Sutra
The Large Sutra On Perfect Wisdom
The Parable Sutra
The Sutra On The Buddha’s Bequeathed Teaching: Provided by SUNY Stony Brook BSPG
The Sutra of Complete Enlightenment
The Sutra on Impermanence
The Sutra Preached by the Buddha on the Total Extinction of the Dharma
The Sutra On The Merit Of Bathing The Buddha
The Sutra On The Ten wholesome Ways Of Action
The Sutra On The Dharani of Peaceful Home
The Sutra of Meditation on The Bodhisattva Universal Virtue
The Sutra on the Buddha Amitayus
The Gangottara Sutra
Mahayana Sutra of the Holy Infinite-Life Resolute Radiance King Tathagata Dharani
Mahayana Sutra of Consciousness Revealed
Everywhere Radiance-Store Wordless Dharma Door
Sutra of Maha-Prajna-Paramita Pronounced by Manjusri Bodhisattva
Sutra of the Buddha-Crown Superb Victory Dharani
Sutra of Maitreya Bodhisattva’s Attainment of Buddhahood
Sutra of Neither Increase nor Decrease
The Heart of the Mother of Seven Koti Buddhas
Sutra of the Total Annihilation of the Dharma
Mahavaipulya Sutra of the Tathagata’s Inconceivable State
The Dharani Sutra of the Buddha on Longevity, the Extinction of Offences and the Protection of Young Children
The Sutra in Forty-two Sections Spoken by the Buddha
Sutra of the Medicine Buddha
Sutra of Kindness of parents
Buddha Speaks Ullambana Sutra
Hei Neng Sutra
Dharmapada Sutra
Innumerable Meanings Sutra
Samantabhadra Contemplation Sutra
Shurangama Sutra
Brahma Net Sutra
Gangottara Sutra
Lankavatara Sutra
Sutra on the Buddha of Eternal Life
Srimala Devi Sutra
Deep Kindness of Parents Sutra
Usnisa Vijaya Dharani Sutra
The Ten Wholesome Ways of Actions Sutra
Sutra on the Eight Realizations
One Hundred Fables Sutra: Translated by Tetcheng Liao
Buddha Speaks The Sutra on Cause and Effect in The Three Periods of Time
The Demonstration of the Inconceivable State of Buddhahood Sutra
The Mahayana Dharma-realm without Distinction
The One Way in Sutra
The Sutra Called Flawless Purity
The Sutra on the Four Grounds of Mindfulness
Scripture on Contemplation of the Practices of Bodhisattva Universal Worthy
The Dharma Jewel Platform Sutra
The Sutra on Praise of the Pure Land and Protection by Shakyamuni Buddha
The Smaller Pure Land Sutra : Translated by Charles Patton
The Buddha’s Words on Kindness
The Sutra of the Master of Healing
The Sayings of the Buddha in Forty-Two Sections
Fifty Stanzas of Guru Devotion
Buddha Speaks Mahayana Eternal Life Sublime Sutra
Gaathaas in Praise of the Buddha Amitaabha
Seventy Verses on Sunyata
The Enlightenment Sutra
Sutra on the Merits and Original Vows
Usnisa Vijaya Dharani Sutra
A Guide To the Bodhisattva Way Of Life
The Vajrasamadhi Sutra
Tathagata’s Unimaginable State Sutra
Buddha speaks Mahayana Sublime Treasure King Sutra
Great Compassion Dharani Sutra
Lankavatara Sutra
Bodhi-dharma’s Bloodstream Sermon
Buddha Speaks Infinite Life Sutra
Dhammapada(Path of Truth)
A collection of 100 koans
The Gateless Gate
The Dharma Essentials for Cultivating Stopping and Contemplation
Self Liberation through Seeing with Naked Awareness
The High King Avalokitesvara Sutra: Provided by Silfong Tsun
Wing-Gah’s Song of Enlightenment
The Blue Cliff Record
Record of Dong-Sarn Lerng-Guy
The Zen Teaching of Rinzai
Faith In Mind
The Dharma of Mind Transmission: Zen Teachings of Worng-Puc
The Buddha and His Teachings: by Venerable Narada Mahathera
Buddha Sutras Mantras Sanskrit
Drops of Nectar Khenpo Kunpal’s Commentary on Shantideva’s Entering the Conduct of the Bodhisattva

Dharma Talks

Bodhi-dharma’s Wake-up Sermon
Toeong Seongcheol
Letters Exchanged between Master Seongcheol, Prof. Bieder and Layman Gyutae Son
Clean off the mirrors in our minds
The Correct Path of Seon
Keeping the Precepts Is Genuine Purity
Universal Law Is Buddhist Dharma
Look at the Great Light
A World Filled with Peace
The Red Sun Rises High
Listen to the Eternal sound of the Bell
Greedless Harmony ?
The True Nature of Life
Take a good look at yourself
The Middle Way is Buddha
Words of Blessings ? Since there is this, there is that
Noble Buddha
Happy Birthday
Searchang for Water in water
On “Dharmas are neither produced nor extinguished”
Broadly Cultivated Offerings
On Meditation
The Word of the Spirit
Eaith is Your Holy Land
The One Vehicle and Expedients
“No Mind” is Buddha
The Three Jewels
Respect All as Buddha
Questions from Followers
How to Study Kong-an
True Prayer
The Original Face
Re-Examination Is the Faith
What To Love
Bojo Jinul ( 1158 ~ 1210 )
1. Secrets on Cultivating the Mind (修心訣 Susim kyeol)
2. The triple world is blazing in defilement as if it were a house on fire.
3. Why can we not see this Buddha?nature now?
4. Performing magic and miracles
5. Sudden awakening/ Gradual cultivation
6. Mind of void and calm, numinous awareness
7. The practice of herding the ox
8. Meaning of maintaining samadhi and prajna equally
9. Cultivation prior to awakening is not true cultivation
10. If you do not cultivate now, you will go off in the wrong direction for ten thousand kalpas.
Sublime Functioning of True Mind
Golden Teaching of the Mind Cultivation
Bodhi-dharma’s Breakthrough Sermon
Bodhi-dharma’s Bloodstream Sermon
The Great Master Bodhi-dharma’s Teaching on the Two Enterings and the Four Practices
On Mind-Watching
On Lineage

Overview of Hwadu Meditation

PART 1: The Stage of basic

PART 2: The Stage of real consultation (the study stage)

PART 3: The world of enlightenment

Chinese – Ganhwa Seon 看话禅
Japanese – Ganhwa Seon 看話禅
Korean – Ganhwa Seon 간화선

Seon Masters

      Great Seon Masters of Korean History

Myeongjeok Doui
Memorial Ceremony held in honor of Seon Master Doui, founder of the JOKB
Bojo Jinul ( 1158 ~ 1210 )
Secrets on Cultivating the Mind (修心訣 Susim kyeol)
Baegun Gyeonghan ( 1298 ~ 1374 )
Seon Thought of Master Baegun Gyeonghan
Taego Bou( 1301 ~ 1382 )
A Buddha from Korea: The Zen Teachings of T’aego
Naong Hyegeun ( 1320 ~ 1376 )
A Letter to Minister Mok In-gil
Cheongheo Hyujeong ( 1520 ~ 1604 )
Baekpa Geungseon( 1767 ~ 1852 )
The Argument on Seon in Late Joseon Period
Choui Uisun ( 1786 ~ 1866 )
The Argument on Seon in Late Joseon Period
Gyeongheo Seong-U ( 1826 ~ 1912 )
Seon Master’s Episode
Gyeongheo and Mangong’s a episode
Yongseong Jinjong ( 1864 ~ 1940 )
The Fundamental Mind of Supreme Enlightenment (Daegak)
The Way to Investigate the Hwadu
Hangmyoung Gyejong ( 1867 ~ 1929 )
Regulations of the Naejang Seon Hall
Mangong Wolmyeon ( 1871 ~ 1946 )
Leader of the Fifteen Month Silence at Gakhwa Temple, Gou Sunim
Hanam Jungwon ( 1876 ~ 1951 )
Questions about Seon
Myori Beophui ( 1887 ~ 1975 )
Hyobong Hangnul ( 1888 ~ 1966 )
North and South Lay Foundations for Buddhist Temple
Gyeongbong Jeongseok ( 1892 ~ 1982 )
Jogye Order’s 25 Temple Distirct Head Temples
Jeongang Yeongsin ( 1898 ~ 1975 )
When the strength of the root of the tongue is all used up…
Goam Sangeon ( 1899 ~ 1988 )
Jogye Order’s 25 Temple Distirct Head Temples
Kusan Suryeon ( 1909 ~ 1983 )
Nine Mountains
Hye-Am (1886-1985)
Sudoksa Temple
Toeong Seongcheol ( 1912 ~ 1993 )
Clean off the mirrors in our minds
Seo-ong Sangsun ( 1912 ~ 2003 )
Seo-Ong sunim’s dabee ceremony on Dec 19.
Hyeam Seonggwan ( 1920 ~ 2001 )
The New Year Massage (B.E. 2544)
Cheonghwa ( 1923 ~ 2003 )
Bodhi Meditation
Seungsahn Haengwon ( 1927 ~ 2004 )
Doing practice by Ganhwaseon in America
Kwanum Zen
Seoam Honggeun ( 1917 ~ 2003 )
Only This; That Is All.
Wondam ( 1926 ~ 2008/03/18 )
Dorim Beopjeon ( 1925 ~ )
Dharma Talk to Begin the Winter Retreat 2009~2010

Buddhist Studies

The Locus of Creative Interpretation in Buddhist Thought and Culture
Enlightenment through Celibacy or Celibacy through Enlightenment?
Celibacy and Salvation in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Saving“ Mahatma”Gandhi
The Early Vinaya Stand on Monastic Sexual Behaviour
Enlightenment through Celibacy or Celibacy through Enlightenment?
Is Celibacy Anachronistic?
The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, by Lancaster and Park
Doing practice by Ganhwaseon in America
Seon Thought of Master Baegun Gyeonghan
The Argument on Seon in Late Joseon Period
Ganhwaseon Practice in Europe: Present Situation and Future
The Role and Significance of Korean Seon in the Study of East Asian Buddhism
Therav?da-Mah?y?na Dialogue: A Mah?y?na Perspective
Interpenetration and Essence-Function in Wonhyo, Chinul and Kihwa
The Theory and the Reality in Historical Perspective
The awakening of faith in the Mahayana
sudden awakening-sudden cultivation, gradual cultivation – Seongcheol Zen master’s critical view on..
The Hermeneutical Problem Of Truth Claims and Scriptural Plurality in the M?dhyamika Buddhism …
‘DUN 頓’: A Chinese concept as a Key to ‘Mysticism’ in East and West
Rita M. Gross – This Buddhist’s View of Jesus – Buddhist-Christian Studies
Was Jesus a Buddhist?
Korean History: A Bibliography : Religion and Philosophy: Buddhism
Jñānaśrībhadra and Jñānavajra: Their Biographical Approaches.
A Study on Mahāyana Buddhism and Vegetarianism
Study on character transformation and Zen therapy
The study on practice of āhāra(food, nutriment) in the Early Buddhism

Contemplation on the 25 methods of Jigye and practicing Jigwan
Misunderstandings of Enlightenment, and the Truth
Wisdom, Compassion, and Zen Social Ethics: the Case of Jinul, Seongcheol
Huyan Theoretical Interpretation on Jinul’s Sudden Enlightenment and Gradual Cultivation
A Comparative Study of the Humanistic Approaches for Zen Therapy
The Practical Thought of Ch‘an and the Question of Self-realization
Meditation in Gandhāra
Meditation in Multiple Contexts: Early Buddhist Manuscripts and Inscriptions
Korean Seon Centers and their Present State
Choi Uisun’s Zen Thoughts and the Spirits of Tea Tao
On the ecological culture of Ahiṃsā
Majo(馬祖)’s Idea of Tao(道) and its Ecological Structure
The Occurrence and Completion of Mercy in the Śūnyatā-vāda of Mādhyamika
The study of activity and realistic recognition of an enlightened Buddhist monk
Doing practice by Gan-Hua Seon in America
The idea of the Saddharma-pundarika-sutra mentioned in
The Sudden and Gradual Problem in the Ganhwa Meditation
The Accommodation of Ganwhaseon and Its Characteristics in Korea
A Comparative Study Between the Theory of Mudogasu of Chuntae
Dharmak?rti and Taego Boowoo on the Transformation of Consciousness
A Study on Mengshan De-yi’s Activity and His Relation with the Korean Buddhism
The real character of practice in the Khanwha-son(看話禪)
The formations come into being of Ganhwa-Seon(看話禪)
The Spirit of Buddhist Monastic Precepts & Christian Monastic Rules: a Comparative Study
The ‘Buhyu’ Line Members’ Perception of the ‘Lines’ and the Heritages of Master Bojo
Kanhwasson Practice in Europe Present Situation and Future
Hwadu Meditation and Contemporary Society
The Psycho-semantic Structure of the Word kṣānti (Ch. Jen)
The Correct Path of Seon
The Modern Significance of Sudden Awakening
sudden awakening-sudden cultivation / sudden awakening-gradual cultivation
The Antecedents of Encounter Dialogue in Chinese Ch’an Buddhism
To Become Truly Human
On the Buddha-nature of Insentient Things
Buddha Nature, Buddha Practice
Self and meditation in Indian Buddhism
The Ecological Dimensions of East Asian Buddhism Critically Considered.
A Response to the Critical Buddhist Position on Zen
Critical Considerations on Zen Thought
The Linchi-lu and the Korean seon Buddhist Tradition
The Reflection On The Metaphysical Presuppositions Of The Korean Buddhism
The Role of Zen Buddhism in the Modern Scientific Era
The Tun-huang Text of the Platform Suutra : Reflection on and Prospect of Its Study
Bodhidharma’s Practice of Recompense and Formation of Chan Buddhism
The Role and Significance of Korean Son in the Study of East Asian Buddhism

The Gateless Gate

A collection of 100 koans
The Blue Cliff Record
Record of Dong-Sarn Lerng-Guy
The Dharma Essentials for Cultivating Stopping and Contemplation
The Platform Sutra of the 6th Patriarch, Hui Neng
rabbit horn: sudden awakening-gradual cultivation
Thirteen Passes of Koans(Hwadu Meditation)
Even existing dharmas must be discarded, So how can we cling to Dharmas which don’t exist!
Collection of Stone and Sand
The Gateless Gate
Gateless Gate
The Ten Oxherding Pictures
The Ten Oxherding Pictures ? Allegories for Our Practice
Hidden Treasure of Korean Buddhism : Mu Ryang
The meaning and essence of Seon : Gou
Zen Song by Na-Ong Seon Master
Belief Inscription
Words & Phrases for Zen
The Right Way of Kongan
Joju’s Dog
Sudden Enlightenment
Joju Investigates
You Already Understand! -Seung Sahn
Don’t Know
Women Cannot Get Enlightenment
True God, True Buddha
Illiness Helps Your True Self
What is Seon?
Seon is Understanding Yourself
As Big as the Whole Universe
Wake Up!
The True Buddha
Enlightenment is free from evil yet does hold wholesomeness : Daehyo
Seon Master Beopjeong
Dharma Talk 2008 October
The Dharma Words on Peace of Mind
The Titmouse’s Nest
The True Meaning of a ‘Person of Wealth’
Who are you?
Master and Disciple
A true free person is one who pays their duty and not bound by it.”
Vinaya Master Ilta Sunim
You must practice meditation without wishing for lucky chances
Seon Master Jin-je
Must possess great piety and a dauntless determination to open door to Great Path
The Fundamental Mind of Supreme Enlightenment ? Yongseong
The Way to Investigate the Hwadu
Heavy Sacks ? Gyeongheo
Roaring of a Mud Cow
How to live as a Sunim (Monk)
A Leper
A Preach for Mother
Seon Master Songdam
The etymology of Kongan : Seo-ong
Chan Buddhism and the Philosophies of Laozi (老子) and Zhuangzi (莊子)
The wooden ox walks in fire
An Authentic Person of No Status
The Way of Eternal Liberation : Cheonghwa
The Dharma Words on Peace of Mind
Reciting the Buddha’s Name and Seon Meditation
Venerable Master Seong-Cheol’s Dharma Talks
The Way to Contemplate a Hwadu : Jeongang

Buddhist News

Buddhist Art

The Ten Oxherding Pictures
Dancheong in the Bokyeong Temple
Buddhist Art Painting
Buddhist Art Painting by Tongdosa Bulhwaban
Stupas or Pagodas
Bulguksa dabotap & seokgatap
Avalokitesvara with Water and Moon
Buddhist wall painting
Eight Scenes of the Life of the Buddha
Ten Judges
Guardian Painting : Sinjungtaenghwa
SinJung buddhist wall painting
Buddhist painting by Venerable ManBong
Amithabha Buddha
Glossary of Korean Buddhist stonework
Overview of Korean Buddhism
Anthology Teachings of Zen Buddhist Priests
16 Arahat
Arhan – Buddhist wall painting
Sakyamuni Buddha
stone Buddha Statues
Vairocana Buddha
Earth Store Bodhisattva.
Manjusuri, Bodhisattva of Wisdom
Bronze Maitreya Bodhisattva Bangasayusang
A wooden Maitreya Bodhisattva
Thirty-three forms of Avalokitesvara
Buddhism Glossary
Korean English Dictionary of Buddhism

Buddhism Glossary

Korean English Dictionary of Buddhism