Ira Rechtshaffer

Ira Rechtshaffer is a clinical social worker practicing in San Francisco.


The Eight Gates of Zen

THE EIGHT GATES OF ZEN: Spiritual Training in an American Zen Monastery John Daido loori Dharma Communications: Mount Tremper; NY, 1992. 270 pp., $12.95 (paperback). “THERE IS NO TEACHER on the face of the earth who can actually give you anything, and there is nothing that you need to receive, because each one of us […]

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