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Kazuaki Tanahashi

Kazuaki Tanahashi was born in Japan in 1933 and moved to the US in 1977. He has been a calligrapher, painter, writer, and peace worker. As a scholar-in-residence at San Francisco Zen Center 1977-1984, he started the Zen Center’s Dogen translation project with a number of co-translators and has worked as editor/translator of the project. The publication of Treasury of the True Dharma Eye by Shambhala Publications marks the completion of the thirty-three-year-long project with the San Francisco Zen Center.