EUGEN HERRIGEL (1884-1955), a German professor who taught philosophy at the University of Tokyo, penetrated deeply and personally into the theory and practice of Zen Buddhism. In endeavoring to become a Zen mystic, he experienced the rigorous discipline of training with a Zen Master for six years.
Zen in the Art of Archery by Eugen Herrigel--Audiobook Excerpt
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Eugen Herrigel's book Zen in the Art of Archery. This intriguing, influential work of literature—an outstanding way to experience Zen—is now available as an audiobook. It is almost impossible to understand Zen by studying it as you would other intellectual pursuits. The best way to understand Zen is, simply, to Zen. This is what author Eugen Herrigel allows us to do by sharing his own fascinating journey toward a comprehension of this illuminating philosophy.Share This