The Other Shore

Plays by Gao Xingjian
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Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
Asian, Plays / Drama,
ContributionsC. F. Fong (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9482682M
ISBN 10060621741X
ISBN 139780606217415
OCLC/WorldCa228095479

In The Other Shore: A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh provides the new translation with commentaries based on his interpretation. Revealing the Buddha's original intention and insight makes clear what it means to transcend duality and pairs of opposites, such as birth and death, and to touch the ultimate reality and the wisdom of /5(87).

The Other Shore book Hoa Pham is one of a burgeoning group of young Asian writers in Australia, some of whom are producing some excellent books. The Other Shore is set in postwar Ha Noi and is about Kim Nguyen, a reserved 17 year old schoolgirl.

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Indeed, The Other Shore is one of the few works by the author available in English today. The Other Shore: Plays by Gao Xingjian contains five of Gao's most recent works: The Other Shore (), Between Life and Death (), Dialogue and Rebuttal (), Nocturnal Wanderer (), and Weekend Quartet ()/5.

Prior to the publication of The Other Shore, Thich Nhat Hanh’s translation and commentaries of the Heart Sutra, called The Heart of Understanding, sold more thancopies in various editions and is one of the most beloved commentaries of this critical teaching.

This new book, The Other Shore, supersedes all prior translations. In The Other Shore: A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh provides the new translation with commentaries based on his interpretation.

Revealing the Buddha's original intention and insight makes clear what it means to transcend duality and pairs of opposites, such as birth and death, and to touch the ultimate reality and the wisdom of. Prior to the publication of The Other Shore, Thich Nhat Hanh's translation and commentaries of the Heart Sutra, called The Heart of Understanding, sold more thancopies in various editions and is one of the most beloved commentaries of this critical teaching.

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In The Other Shore: A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh provides the new translation with commentaries based on his interpretation. Revealing the Buddha’s original intention and insight makes clear what it means to transcend duality and pairs of opposites, such as birth and death.

The Other Shore | This new translation of the Buddha's most important, most studied teaching offers a radical new interpretation. In September, Thich Nhat Hanh completed a profound and beautiful new English translation of the Praj aparamita Heart Sutra, one of the most important and well-known sutras in : Palm Leaves Press.

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Prior to the publication of The Other Shore, Thich Nhat Hanh's translation and commentaries of the Heart Sutra, called The Heart of Understanding, sold more thancopies in various editions and is one of the most beloved commentaries of this critical teaching.

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This new book, The Other Shore, supersedes all prior translations. The Other Shore from the teachings of Zen Master Hogen The idea for this book arose out of a desire to collect no occasion for the creation of a new universe other than this place and this occasion.

Between heaven and earth there is only this event. We stand at the origin of the. In The Other Shore, Simon learns his father is dying, and he returns to his hometown for goodbyes.

This visit leads to some uncomfortable truths he's spent years avoiding, but also leads him to Laura, who gives him hope for a future less damaged by the past.

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Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. When Gao Xingjian won the Nobel Prize for Literature inhe became the only Chinese writer to achieve such international acclaim. The Chinese University Press is the first publisher of his work in the English language.

Indeed, The Other Shore is one of the few works by the author available in English today/5(). The Other Shore is Gao Xingjian's one-act play which explores the human struggle to reach a state of nirvana by crossing the river of life to the other shore.

The unconventional staging and characterizations shadow the individual human experiences of solitary struggle for. In The Other Shore: A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries, Thich Nhat Hanh provides the new translation with commentaries based on his interpretation.

Revealing the Buddha's original intention and insight makes clear what it means to transcend duality and pairs of opposites, such as birth and death, and to touch the ultimate.

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Revealing the Buddha's original intention and insight makes clear what it means to transcend duality and pairs of opposites, such as birth and death, and to touch the ultimate /5(74).

The Other Shore reveals many themes and traits characteristic of Xingjian's writing. Thematically, the play addresses issues of collectivism and individualism—themes that Xingjian has addressed throughout his career, and ones that are considered to be highly political in the Communist Chinese context.

According to Xingjian, The Other Shore was originally written as an exercise for actors, and indeed, the play opens up with a troupe of actors, acting as themselves, playing a game with ropes.

The Lead Actor instructs the troupe how to handle the ropes, providing possible ways to interpret the meaning of the game.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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