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The Zen Works of Stonehouse

Poems and Talks of a Fourteenth-Century Chinese Hermit

by Stonehouse

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Published by Mercury House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets,
  • Works by individual poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Inspirational & Religious,
  • Poetry,
  • Chinese Poetry,
  • Chinese,
  • Qinggong,,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Asian,
  • Ching-kung,
  • Poetry / General,
  • 1272-1352,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRed Pine [Bill Porter] (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8640986M
    ISBN 10156279101X
    ISBN 109781562791018


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The Zen Works of Stonehouse: Poems and Talks of a 14th-Century Chinese Hermit/5(11). The Zen Works of Stonehouse book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Stonehouse has been called 'the greatest of all Zen monk /5. Stonehouse has been called “the greatest of all Zen monks who made poetry their medium of instruction.” His works have rarely been available in English, but now all of the hermit monk’s poetry, including the major poetic works, “Mountain Poems” and “Gathas,” as well as his most illuminating instructional dharma talks, can be read in Red Pine’s superb translations.5/5(9).

Shan-shih: the Hermit House of Stonehouse. The "Mountain Poems" (Shan-shih) of Ch'ing-hung (), or, Stonehouse, share many similarities with the poems The Zen Works of Stonehouse book other Chinese and Japanese Zen-monk hermits.

But the voice of Stonehouse is exceptional in revealing many details of a hermit's daily life and his hut. Shiwu (石屋, Wade–Giles: Shih-Wu) or Stonehouse (–) was a Chinese Chan poet and hermit who lived during the Yuan Dynasty.

Shiwu was born in the town of Changshu. Taking his name from the Shihwutung (Stonehouse cave) in Yushan. In Shiwu became a novice at Yushan's Hsingfu temple, a major monastic center at the time.

I published translations of both collections in The Zen Works of Stonehouse over twenty years ago, but that book has long been out of print.

I've since released the MOUNTAIN POEMS of STONEHOUSE (Copper Canyon Press, ) as a separate volume, and I'm glad to be doing the same now with his STONEHOUSE'S POEMS FOR ZEN MONKS (Empty Bowl. Get this from a library. The Zen works of Stonehouse: poems and talks of a fourteenth-century Chinese hermit.

[Qinggong; Red Pine]. The Zen Works of Stonehouse: Book Two, Gathas. In number 68 of his Zen Talks, Stonehouse refers to Pinghu’a Fuytsan Temple as Lake Temple. Here, however, the reference must be to Huchou’s Wanshou Temple on Tao-changshan, where Storehouse lived for a time with his teacher, Chi-an.

The last line recalls choangtzU: “Though he has a body. The reason is that poems need room on the dance floor. I wasn't able to do that when I combined all three of Stonehouse's surviving texts in The Zen Works of Stonehouse, where as many as seven The Zen Works of Stonehouse book appeared on a page.

But I'm fortunate to have found a. It occurs to me that the first section of The Zen Works of Stonehouse as translated by Red Pine could aptly be named “Poems for Retirement” instead of “Mountain Poems.”Perhaps that’s merely because the poems were compiled after he.

Winner of the Washington State Book Award in Poetry Translation "The Mountain Poems of Stonehouse is] a tough-spirited book of enlightened free verse."--Kyoto Journal.

The Zen master and mountain hermit Stonehouse--considered one of the greatest Chinese Buddhist poets--used poetry as his medium of instruction. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Zen Works of Stonehouse: Poems and Talks of a 14th-Century Chinese Hermit (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Winner of the Washington State Book Award in Poetry Translation "The Mountain Poems of Stonehouse is] a tough-spirited book of enlightened free verse."--Kyoto Journal.

The Zen master and mountain hermit Stonehouse--considered one of the greatest Chinese Buddhist poets--used poetry as his medium of instruction. I published translations of both collections in The Zen Works of Stonehouse over twenty years ago, but that book has long been out of print.

I've since released the MOUNTAIN POEMS of STONEHOUSE (Copper Canyon Press, ) as a separate volume, and I'm glad to be doing the same now with his STONEHOUSE'S POEMS FOR ZEN MONKS (Empty Bowl, ).

Around the same time, his disciple Chih-jou put together a second volume. These were poems Stonehouse wrote for visitors, mostly Zen monks seeking instruction.

I published translations of both collections in The Zen Works of Stonehouse. A comprehensive resource for zen and buddhism practitioners: information on history, principles, practice, meditation guide, zen and buddhism related media (books, art, video and audio), organizations directory, and links to additional on-line resources.

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Bill Porter (born October 3, ) is an American author who translates under the pen-name Red Pine (Chinese: 赤松; pinyin: Chì Sōng).He is a translator of Chinese texts, primarily Taoist and Buddhist, including poetry and he won the American Academy of Arts & Letters Thornton Wilder Prize for translation.

Winner of the Washington State Book Award in Poetry Translation "The Mountain Poems of Stonehouse [is] a tough-spirited book of enlightened free verse."--Kyoto Journal The Zen master and mountain hermit Stonehouse--considered one of the greatest Chinese Buddhist poets--used poetry as his medium of instruction/5(95).

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Stonehouse was born in in Changshu, China, and took his name from a cave at the edge of town. He became a highly respected dharma master in the Zen Buddhist tradition.

Red Pine is one of the world's leading translators of Chinese poetry. "Every time I translate a book of poems," he writes, "I learn a new way of dancing. "The Mountain Poems of Stonehouse [is] a tough-spirited book of enlightened free verse."—Kyoto Journal. The Zen master and mountain hermit Stonehouse—considered one of the greatest Chinese Buddhist poets—used poetry as his medium of instruction/5(38).

Red Pine. Red Pine: Bill Porter assumes the pen name Red Pine for his translation work. He was born in Los Angeles ingrew up in the Idaho Panhandle, served a tour of duty in the U.S. Army, graduated from the University of California with a degree in anthropology, and attended graduate school at Columbia University.

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Among the many books of Red Pine translations was a second version of the writings of Stonehouse, The Zen Works of Stone House (Mercury House), published in Comments by the translator suggest that the poems were much revised and.

Red Pine recently released a bookTHE ZEN WORKS OF STONEHOUSE, which includes a "re-working" of his translation of Stonehouse's poetry. The original translation was so superb(a clear window through which to both hear this great Zen master's teaching, and also to watch his daily life flow by and see what such a life is like) that I've regarded it for years as the l book I would 5/5(5).

These were eventually published as part of "The Zen Works of Stonehouse" in In the course of translating and publishing the literary works of recluses as Cold Mountain and Stonehouse, Porter wondered if such solitary people might still exist in China.

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