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Review ?A delightful book of beautifully reproduced pieces of art.??Buddhadharma ?Beautifully presented art by Zen masters who take up brush and ink to share their spiritual insight and provide tools for self-exploration.??Light of Consciousness Read more About the Author John Daido Loori (1931?2009) was one of the West's leading Zen masters. He was the founder and spiritual leader of the Mountains and Rivers Order and abbot of Zen Mountain Monastery. His work has been most noted for its unique adaptation of traditional Asian Buddhism into an American context, particularly with regard to the arts, the environment, social action, and the use of modern media as a vehicle of spiritual training and social change. Loori was an award-winning photographer and videographer. His art and wildlife photography formed the core of a unique teaching program that integrated art and wilderness training by cultivating a deep appreciation of the relationship of Zen to our natural environment. He was a dharma heir of the influential Japanese Zen master Taizan Maezumi Roshi and he authored many books. Read more

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