Zen Samurai

Takuan Soho - Kendo. Gli insegnamenti di spada di un maestro zen samurai  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Karabas91 at April 21, 2017
Takuan Soho - Kendo. Gli insegnamenti di spada di un maestro zen samurai

Takuan Soho - Kendo. Gli insegnamenti di spada di un maestro zen samurai
Italian | 2017 | 115 pages | ASIN: B01NBF0L4X | EPUB | 0,2 MB

The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Nov. 27, 2015
The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket (repost)

The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket by Trevor Corson
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0060883502 | 384 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Soul of the Samurai: Modern Translations of Three Classic Works of Zen & Bushido  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwarrior at May 27, 2015
Soul of the Samurai: Modern Translations of Three Classic Works of Zen & Bushido

Soul of the Samurai: Modern Translations of Three Classic Works of Zen & Bushido By Thomas Cleary
2005 | 128 Pages | ISBN: 0804836906 | EPUB | 5 MB

The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 11, 2012
The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket (repost)

Trevor Corson, "The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket"
2007 | ISBN: 0060883502 | 384 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Everything you never knew about sushi—its surprising origins, the colorful lives of its chefs, the bizarre behavior of the creatures that compose it—is revealed in this entertaining documentary account by the author of the highly acclaimed The Secret Life of Lobsters.

The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at Feb. 17, 2011
The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket

Trevor Corson, "The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket"
H.rperCollins | 2007 | ISBN: 0060883502 | 384 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Zen - The Religion of the Samurai  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Saunt at July 1, 2009
Zen - The Religion of the Samurai

Zen - The Religion of the Samurai
Publisher: El Paso Norte Press | ISBN: 0977340074 | edition 2006 | PDF | 62 pages | 1,65 mb

Zen was uniquely suited to the Samurai of Japan. The high moral principles of Buddhism, when adopted and adapted by the Japanese warriors who became the Samurai, created an austere philosophy of singular beauty and depth. Its characteristic requirements of strict control over body and mind was exemplified by ancient warrior monks whose serene countenance, even in the face of certain death, made them much admired even by their foes.

NHK - In Love with the Samurai Sword (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 9, 2017
NHK - In Love with the Samurai Sword (2016)

NHK - In Love with the Samurai Sword (2016)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 4200 Kbps | 41 min 1 s | 1.25 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Samurai swords have served as lethal weapons and as revered objects in Japan. But a sword’s true beauty can be only revealed by the polishers who bring out its splendid temper patterns. Today, there are only 50 polishers left in this traditional occupation and that number is dwindling.

NHK - Passions of the Blue-eyed Samurai (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 9, 2017
NHK - Passions of the Blue-eyed Samurai (2017)

NHK - Passions of the Blue-eyed Samurai (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1972 Kbps | 48min 59s | 714 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

David Atkinson is struggling with the crisis of Japanese heritages. He's an Englishman who is currently the president of a long-established restoration company with a 350 year history. He's been promoting the restoration of the famous cultural heritages including ones of Nikko and Kyoto with his innovative ideas. He's agreed to an interview with NHK to describe his unique strategy for saving the cultural heritage throughout Japan.

The Samurai and the Sacred: The Path of the Warrior  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at April 21, 2017
The Samurai and the Sacred: The Path of the Warrior

The Samurai and the Sacred: The Path of the Warrior by Stephen Turnbull
English | October 31, 2006 | ISBN: 1846030218, 1846032156 | EPUB | 224 pages | 22.2 MB

Japanese Death Poems: Written by Zen Monks and Haiku Poets on the Verge of Death  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Sangviniy at March 29, 2017
Japanese Death Poems: Written by Zen Monks and Haiku Poets on the Verge of Death

Japanese Death Poems: Written by Zen Monks and Haiku Poets on the Verge of Death by Yoel Hoffmann
English | Apr. 15, 1998 | ISBN: 0804831793 | 368 Pages | PDF | 44.54 MB

"A wonderful introduction the Japanese tradition of jisei, this volume is crammed with exquisite, spontaneous verse and pity, often hilarious, descriptions of the eccentric and committed monastics who wrote the poems." —Tricycle: The Buddhist Review