The Blue Cliff Record

Translated by J. C. Cleary
Translated by Thomas Cleary
Foreword by Taizan Maezumi

- Paperback
Shambhala Publications
Pages: 688
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
ISBN: 9781590302323

This book is also included in our Reader's Guide on The Great Koan Collections where you will find other important Zen classics.

The Blue Cliff Record is a translation of the Pi Yen Lu, a collection of one hundred famous Zen koans accompanied by commentaries and verses from the teachings of Chinese Zen masters. Compiled in the twelfth century, it is considered one of the great treasures of Zen literature and an essential study manual for students of Zen.