CONTENTS:- I. Gathas and Prayers. II. The Dharanis. III. The Sutras. IV. From the Chinese Zen Masters. V. From the Japanese Zen Masters. VI. The Buddhist Statues and Pictures in a Zen Monastery.
Manual of Zen Buddhism's main object is to inform the readers to various literary materials relating to the monastery life. It also tells us about those edicts which the Zen monks read before the Buddha in daily service in the different quarters of institution.