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Origin of Zen
OTHER WORDS FROM ZenZenic, adjective
Words nearby Zen
Example sentences from the Web for Zen
He was convinced that the mindfulness training embedded within Zen practice could be enormously valuable to Western patients suffering from chronic illness, depression, and anxiety.
In 1979, an American biologist and student of Zen named Jon Kabat-Zinn began developing a secular approach to mindfulness at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
The Zen master Andre Agassi solved Boris Becker’s serve by figuring out that Becker stuck his tongue out on his lip, literally pointing to where he was going to place it in the service box — center, left or right.Dissecting athletic greatness: Nature, nurture, lucky breaks and a ‘quiet eye’|Liz Robbins|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
The King returns to Cleveland, a battered Kobe battles in the West, and the Zen Master is christened the savior of New York.2014 NBA Preview: Skinny LeBron and the Racist Ghost of Donald Sterling|Robert Silverman|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those words were said by Joshu Sasaki Roshi, who ordained Leonard Cohen as a Zen monk in 1996.
When he emerged from the Zen monastery on Mount Baldy, his enlightenment was followed with an all too worldly disaster.
As Neil attempts to discover himself, he regularly seeks the advice of a Buddhist Zen Master.Is ‘Satisfaction’ a Love Story That’s Too Real About Sex and Marriage?|David Masciotra|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not according to Haze, who is decidedly Zen about his Method approach to Ballard.Scott Haze on Playing a Necrophiliac in ‘Child of God’ and Naked Paintballing with James Franco|Melissa Leon|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Zen-ed-din paid him handsomely for his trouble, and added some words of good advice.
We must zen see ze city, ze illumination, ze dance, ze pyrotechnic at night.The Four Corners Abroad|Amy Ella Blanchard
I sall away to ze Kasbah, and zen in due time look for ze swoop of ze French zouaves.Miss Caprice|St. George Rathborne
This was the Zen sect, introduced in its various branches from China.Japan|Various
Moi, zen connaiz-un, 130 francs, mais zi peux ti lavoir pour 95.In the Land of Mosques & Minarets|Francis Miltoun
British Dictionary definitions for Zen
Derived forms of ZenZenic, adjectiveZenist, noun
Word Origin for Zen
Cultural definitions for Zen
An approach to religion, arising from Buddhism, that seeks religious enlightenment by meditation in which there is no consciousness of self.