Zen (Chan) Buddhism & Daoism (Taoism) Comparison Essay by hicaliber

Zen (Chan) Buddhism & Daoism (Taoism)
A comparison between the philosophy of Zen (Chan) Buddhism and Daoism (Taoism).
# 94141 | 2,596 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2006 | US

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This paper takes a look at Zen (Chan) Buddhism and Daoism (Taoism). The paper reviews these respective philosophies and draws attention to the differences and similarities between the two. The paper further explores how Zen Buddhism differs from Taoism in the focus and trajectory of its emphasis on radical non-dualism.

Discussion: emptiness in Taoism and Zen Buddhism
Zen Buddhism, non-dualism and Satori

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Brinker, H. Zen in the Art of Painting. London: Arkana. 1895.
  • Humpphreys C. Buddhism. New York: Penguin. 1983.
  • Noss D. and Noss J. Man's Religions. London: Macmillan. 1984
  • Suzuki D. T. An Introduction to Zen Buddhism. London: Rider. 1969.
  • Tzu Lao. The Tao Te Ching. Trans. Man-Ho Kwok. Brisbane: Element Books. 1997.

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