The Encyclopedia of Eastern Philosophy and Religion: Buddhism, Taoism, Zen and Hinduism
• Important terms such as chakra, karma, koan, nirvana, tantra, Tao, and yin-yang
• The lives and teachings of mystics, philosophers, and masters of meditation
• Basic texts and scriptures
• Sects and schools of thought
• Mythological figures and events
In addition, pronunciation tables, a comprehensive bibliography, and a Ch'an/Zen Lineage Chart are provided.