Touching the wall - entering the stream

  by chaplain karen j kobrin cohen


TABLE OF CONTENTS


Chapter 1:   IN THE MEDITATION HALL

Chapter 2:   ENTERING THE PATH

Chapter 3:   MY SEARCH BEGINS

Chapter 4:   TO KNOW G-D

Chapter 5:   THE QUEST CONTINUES

Chapter 6:   REDISCOVERING BUDDHISM

Chapter 7:   STUDY VERSUS EXPERIENCE

Chapter 8:   DOGEN ZENJI AND SOTO ZEN PRACTICE

Chapter 9:   ENTERING THE STREAM

Chapter 10:  JUKAI

Chapter 11:  EUREKA!

Chapter 12:  KABBALAH

Chapter 13:  KABBALAH AND BUDDHISM

Chapter 14:  DISILLUSIONMENT

Chapter 15:  GETTING TO THE HOLY LAND

Chapter 16:  SAFED

Chapter 17:  TO JERUSALEM

Chapter 18:  TOUCHING THE WALL

Chapter 19:  RETURNING HOME

Chapter 20:  HEBREW CLASS

Chapter 21:  SAN DIEGO

Chapter 22:  THE HOLY LAND REVISITED

Chapter 23:  JAPAN

Chapter 24:  KYOTO AND NARA

Chapter 25:  BEING JEWISH IN JAPAN

Chapter 26:  BRIS IN JAPAN

Chapter 27:  LIFE AND DEATH IN THE BIG APPLE

Chapter 28:  BEING BUDDHIST IN NEW YORK

Chapter 29:  I'M A JEW

Chapter 30:  INTERVIEW WITH RABBI DAN

Chapter 31:  INTRODUCING JEWS TO JEWISH MYSTICISM

Chapter 32:  TROUBLE IN PARADISE

Chapter 33:  THE FAREWELL SERVICE

Chapter 34:  EXODUS TO  NORTHERN VIRGINIA

Chapter 35:  THAI FOOD

Chapter 36:  WAT YARNNA RANGSEE

Chapter 37:  THE MEDITATION GROUP

Chapter 38:  BLACK ROBES/SAFFRON ROBES

Chapter 39:  BHANTE RAHULA

Chapter 40:  BHAVANA SOCIETY

Chapter 41:  MEDITATION HALL DEDICATION

Chapter 42:  KAMMA (KARMA) AND THE HOLOCAUST

Chapter 43:  MEDITATION RETREAT AT BHAVANA

Chapter 44:  WONDER OF EQUANIMITY

Chapter 45:  A BUDDHIST-JEW

Appendix I

Bibliography

Book List

Addresses and Web Sites

Index