Fire Monks

Fire Monks

Zen Mind Meets Wildfire at the Gates of Tassajara

Book - 2011
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When a massive wildfire surrounded Tassajara Zen Mountain Center, five monks risked their lives to save it. A gripping narrative as well as a portrait of the Zen path and the ways of wildfire, "Fire Monks" reveals what it means to meet a crisis with full presence of mind.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, c2011.
ISBN: 9781594202919
Call Number: 363.37 BUSCH
Characteristics: 256 p.
Subjects: Tassajara Zen Mountain Center.
Zen Buddhists -- California -- Biography.
Zen Buddhism -- Social aspects.
Wildfires -- California -- Prevention and control.
Fire fighters -- California.


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