Primary Point

Primary Point is the teaching journal of the Kwan Um School of Zen, published since 1983.Below is the current issue available for viewing in your browser, or as a PDF download. For older issues, please visit the Primary Point Archives.

Current Issue: Fall 2016, Volume 33, Number 3

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How Can Sitting Save This Hungry World? by Zen Master Seung Sahn Ethics Policy with Introductory Note by Igor Pininski JDPSN Hermitage of the Five-Year-Old by Zen Master Su Bong South Florida Zen Group Fifteenth Anniversary Poem by Ken Kessel JDPSN Finding the One Thing: Four Short Teachings by Zen Master Dae Kwan by Zen Master Dae Kwan “It Should Be Disturbing” by Zen Master Soeng Hyang and Zen Master Bon Yeon Zen Mind by Zen Master Dae Kwang If the Ancient Barbarian Could Do It, So Can You—Letter to a Student by Ken Kessel JDPSN Closing the Gap between Yoga and Zen by Zen Master Hae Kwang Success by Andrzej Stec JDPSN Book Review: Don't Be a Jerk by Zen Master Hae Kwang Book Review: Myths and Legends of Buddhist Temples in Korea by Zen Master Bon Hae